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Maintenance Disrupted

Maintenance Disrupted

By Steve Dobie, Blair Fraser, Rob Kalwarowsky
Maintenance Disrupted is an original podcast in which Blair Fraser, Quartic.ai co-founder, and former wrench turner, turned technology evangelist and Steven Dobie, born and raised in heavy industry and is known for his ground-up approach for getting projects done, sets out to cut through the noise around the people and technologies fueling reliability and maintenance.

Each episode is designed to educate through stories with special guest from technology founders to the technician working on the equipment every day

For more reliability information, visit www.maintenancedisrupted.com
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False Positives & False Negatives with Nanoprecise
Do you know what a false positive is? How about a false negative? Do you know how that going to affect your predictive maintenance program? This week's episode Blair and Steve chat with Nanoprecise's Sunil Vedula & Graham Kawulka about this topic! Tune in and learn what false positives and negatives are and how they will affect your monitoring program. At the same time learn a bit more about the Nanoprecise solution and how it can support your organization. Episode Shout Outs: Sun Vedula - https://www.linkedin.com/in/sunil-vedula-844a0917/ Graham Kawulka - https://www.linkedin.com/in/graham-kawulka-0b851122/ www.nanoprecise.io If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
53:53
November 23, 2021
Lubrication Explained Joint Podcast with Rafe Britton - Industry 4.0 & Tech Trends in Maintenance
A joint episode with Rafe Britton of Lubrication Expert on Industry 4.0 & Tech Trends in Maintenance. Follow Lubrication Expert here: https://www.linkedin.com/company/lubrication-expert/ Follow Rafe Britton here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rafe-britton/
50:27
November 16, 2021
Beyond Safety Compliance W/ Tanya Hewitt
Is safety one of your companies core values? What is a core value? How can we actually improve safety? Safety is always a topic at the forefront of maintenance tasks. Are we taking the correct approach to safety? Or is there a better way? This week we welcome Tanya Hewitt to the show to discuss her company, Beyond Safety Compliance. We learned a lot talking with Tanya and we are very excited to bring this episode to you. Episode Shout Outs: Tanya Hewitt: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tanya-hewitt-55804529/ Beyond Safety Compliance: https://www.beyondsafetycompliance.ca/ Webinar Series: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/beyond-safety-compliance-31631619159 If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
50:47
November 9, 2021
Remote Ultrasound Guided Lubrication with Chris Hallum
When you combine friction measurement with ultrasound and IoT, you get a game-changer for remote friction-based lubrication. This week we welcome Chris Hallum from UE Systems to the show to talk all about ultrasound and the OnTrak SmartLube Episode Shout Outs: Chris Hallum - https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopherhallum/ UE Systems SmartLube: https://www.uesystems.com/ontrak-smartlube/ If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
34:03
November 2, 2021
RCA as a System W/ Bob Latino
When do you do RCAs? Is it one off? Have you thought about how RCA can be a system?  This week we welcome Bob Latino back to the show to talk all about RCA and his new book! Episode Shout Outs: Bob Latino - https://www.linkedin.com/in/boblatino/ Bob's new book -  https://www.routledge.com/Lubrication-Degradation-Getting-into-the-Root-Causes/Mathura-Latino/p/book/9781032171579 If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
47:22
October 26, 2021
Does Confidence and Precision Matter in Remote Vibration Monitoring? Interview with Nanoprecise - REPLAY
In this week's episode a replay in which Blair welcomes Sunil Vedula and Graham Kawulka of NanoPrecise Corp, and Dean Stephens of Benchmark Reliability Services to talk about the value of precision and confidence when it comes to wireless vibration condition monitoring. NanoPrecise hardware and software are challenging the value of both precision and confidence in one solution. You can connect with our Guest here: Sunil Vedula -linkedin.com/in/sunil-vedula-844a0917 Graham Kawulka -linkedin.com/in/graham-kawulka-0b851122 Dean Stephens -linkedin.com/in/dean-stephens-mmp-cmrp-crl-a7144813
01:03:55
October 19, 2021
The Human Side of Maintenance W/ Jim Vantyghem & Rob Kalwarowsky
RCM has been around for a long time, yet we still see the same issues over and over again. Why is that? This week we welcome Jim Vantyghem & Rob Kalwarowsky to the show to talk about the human side of maintenance. Episode Shout Outs: Jim - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jim-vantyghem-3338a320/ Rob - https://www.linkedin.com/in/robert-kalwarowsky/ Leadership Launchpad - https://www.elitehighperformance.com/leadership/ If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
55:25
October 12, 2021
Are We Overcomplicating Asset Criticality? With Paul Daoust from SCIO Asset Management
Are we doing a disservice when talking about asset criticality to include anything other than the consequence? In this week's podcast, we welcome Paul Daoust from SCIO Asset Management to discuss how we always use asset criticality with another variable, and because of this, the use of likelihood of failure in the asset criticality process could be added work for very little value. If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
39:41
October 5, 2021
Monitoring Mobile Equipment and Much More W/ Allyson Hawley
How are you monitoring your equipment? How is the electric wave going to impact mobile equipment?  Join Allyson Hawley and Steve Dobie as they talk about all this and much more! Episode Shout Outs: Allyson Hawley - https://www.linkedin.com/in/allyson-hawley-9906a494/ If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
36:38
September 27, 2021
Why We Don't Get Results with Rob Kalwarowsky
On this week's show, Rob Kalwarowsky does his talk about Why We Don't Get Results. For high-performance leadership programs, speaking, services, psychological safety assessments, talent optimization tools, burnout prevention programs and more, check out elitehighperformance.com or email Rob at rob@elitehighperformance.com Connect with Rob Kalwarowsky on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/robert-kalwarowsky/ Check out - elitehighperformance.com
43:51
September 20, 2021
Maintaining Mobile Equipment W/ Bryan Bieschke
How well is your mobile equipment maintained? How is mobile equipment different from fixed equipment? How can you maintain your mobile equipment better? Join Bryan Bieschke and Steve Dobie as they talk everything mobile equipment maintenance! Episode Shout Outs: Bryan Bieschke - https://www.linkedin.com/in/bryan-bieschke-cmrp-221a05ba/ If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
47:02
September 14, 2021
LRVS - Ways to Show Economic Value of the Lubrication Program with Joe Anderson & Making sense of the ICML 55.1 Standard with Paul Hiller
Joe and I discuss tips on how to show the economic value of the lubrication program for your maintenance and reliability departments.  We then chat with Paul Hiller on making sense of the ICML 55.1 standard.
42:05
September 9, 2021
LRVS - Lubrication Sustainability, Benchmarking and Certification with Fluitec
The word ‘sustainability' is widely used and yet not always well understood.  We chat with  Pierre Vanderkelen, CEO at Fluitec about the different types of corporate ‘sustainabilities’ as well as the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and how your company can advance each one. We then chat with Greg Livingstone, Chief Innovation Officer at Fluitec about the several interesting findings on how turbine oils degrade, what chemistries provide optimum performance, and hints to the future of turbine oil formulations as well as ICML’s Varnish and Deposit Identification and Measurement (VIM) certification.
27:40
September 7, 2021
Addressing Leadership Challenges with Robert Kalwarowsky
Changing leadership is hard, both within yourself and within an organization.  In this weeks episode we catch up with Rob Kalwarowsky and discuss leadership and how we can affect change both for ourselves and for our organizations.  Episode Shout Outs: Robert Kalwarowsky - https://www.linkedin.com/in/robert-kalwarowsky/ https://highperformancenarrative.com/ https://www.elitehighperformance.com/leadership/ If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
01:02:47
August 31, 2021
LRVS - So Many Answers, Why Are There Still Questions with Cliff Williams
One thing that spending so much time online has highlighted is that there are a lot of good people out there with answers to most problems. Whether you are searching for lubrications issues, Planning and Scheduling help or guidance on how to carry out effective Root Cause Analysis, there are organizations that have proven results and help on these and many more topics. When I look at what’s on offer today and the many offerings I’ve seen over the many years in Maintenance and Reliability I come to the conclusion that the problems haven’t really changed. This then leads me to ask – if these great tools are out there – then why are organizations plagued by the same problems? The answer seems to be with the organizations and not the quality or amount of training and help available. When people return from training or when the trainer leaves the site – has the organization prepared the ground to plant these seeds of wisdom or are they just going to try and super-impose the new solution on their old problem. Do they realize that to improve they need to change something and that the change needs to be managed – more often than not it’s the culture of an organization that causes the challenges – can they change that? Join me in this session to discuss ways to make the money and effort spent of training and development more effective – and so help your organization make the improvement it wants
20:22
August 26, 2021
LRVS - What does the next generation of maintenance look like? (Hint, it's not pen and paper) with Ryan Chan
"What is the next generation of maintenance?" The answer to that question lays squarely within our control. “As technology gives birth to new ways of working, those who are unable to access new technology will fall behind, while those with the resources needed to build and deploy it will enjoy ever greater success. “ AI will augment innate human traits like creativity and sensitivity in ways that will allow us to solve new problems and redefine the future of maintenance. In this session we'll discuss how we all can take an active role in defining what the next generation of maintenance is, how it's valued and how it's done.
23:58
August 24, 2021
Finding a Job in Maintenance & Reliability Q&A With Carl Kaufman, Mike Persson, & Allyson Hawley
Searching for a job is hard! Whether you currently have a job, lost your job, or quit your job, finding that next one is a daunting task. In this weeks episode our panel discusses searching for a job. Some great tips on how to get your resume noticed, perform better in interviews, and ultimately land that dream job. Episode Shout Outs: Mike Persson - https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepersson/ Carl Kaufman - https://www.linkedin.com/in/carlkaufman4/ Allyson Hawley - https://www.linkedin.com/in/allyson-hawley-9906a494/ KPO Staffing - https://www.kpostaffing.com/ Iron & Earth - https://www.ironandearth.org/ If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
52:01
August 17, 2021
LRVS Special Episode - Discussion about Fan Bearing RCA with Bob Latino and a Systems Approach to Oil Analysis with Danny Shorten
Bob and I delve into how to break down a seemingly chaotic situation into its manageable components, letting the evidence lead the way to the physical, human, and latent/organizational root causes. Danny and I discuss how we can regularly assess the whole plant and derive useful insight to avoid repeating mistakes and missing opportunities to improve. Check out the 2021 Lubrication & Reliability Virtual Summit Here: https://lrvs.zohobackstage.com/LRVS2021#/?affl=MaintenanceDisrupted If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
53:37
August 10, 2021
Why Our Mindset Affects Our Leadership with Tom Furnival, Susan Hobson & Rob Kalwarowsky
On this bonus episode of Maintenance Disrupted, we bring you another Leadership Launchpad Project podcast with Tom Furnival.  Tom joins Susan Hobson & Rob Kalwarowsky to discuss the importance of mindset and how it affects our leadership. Special Offer!  We are giving away 10 free Fearless Organization Scans & Debriefs.  If you're one of the first 10 people to ask Susan or Rob about the scan, you can get one for your team! Reach out to Rob here - rob@highperformancenarrative.com or Susan at susan@elitehighperformance.com If you want a private offering of The Leadership Launchpad Project program at your site, email rob@highperformancenarrative.com Follow The Leadership Launchpad Project on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-leadership-launchpad-project Connect with Rob Kalwarowsky on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/robert-kalwarowsky/ Connect with Susan Hobson on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jumpstartliving/ Check out - elitehighperformance.com/leadership
50:10
August 5, 2021
Finding a Job in Maintenance & Reliability With Carl Kaufman, Mike Persson, & Allyson Hawley
Searching for a job is hard! Whether you currently have a job, lost your job, or quit your job, finding that next one is a daunting task. In this weeks episode our panel discusses searching for a job. Some great tips on how to get your resume noticed, perform better in interviews, and ultimately land that dream job. Episode Shout Outs: Mike Persson - https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikepersson/ Carl Kaufman - https://www.linkedin.com/in/carlkaufman4/ Allyson Hawley - https://www.linkedin.com/in/allyson-hawley-9906a494/ KPO Staffing - https://www.kpostaffing.com/ If your company sells products or services to engaged maintenance & reliability professionals, tell your marketing manager about Maintenance Disrupted.  If you'd like to discuss advertising, please email us at maintenancedisrupted@gmail.com Check out our website at www.maintenancedisrupted.com and sign up for the weekly disruption newsletter with bonus content. If you like the show, please tell your colleagues about it and follow maintenance disrupted on LinkedIn and YouTube. Follow Maintenance Disrupted on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/maintenancedisrupted Music: The Descent by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4490-the-descent License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
55:32
August 3, 2021
Leadership, Psychological Safety & Mental Health with Lucas Marino & Rob Kalwarowsky
On this bonus episode of Maintenance Disrupted, Rob Kalwarowsky joins Lucas Marino on an EAST Partnership LinkedIn Live.  We discuss leadership, psychological safety & mental health. If you want a psychological safety assessment for your organization or your team, reach out to Rob at rob@highperformancenarrative.com Connect with Rob Kalwarowsky on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/robert-kalwarowsky/ Connect with Lucas Marino on Linke