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Practical Reliability

Practical Reliability

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Bringing value to you through training and education, taking an in depth look at all things Reliability.
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PM of Storeroom Parts
Do you have a strategy for maintaining your spare parts that require it?  In this episode we discuss setting up PM program for your storeroom.  Everything from turning shafts to calibrating your PdM equipment.
September 2, 2019
Supply Chain and Plant Reliability
In this episode Joe and George discuss the impact supply chain has on overall plant performance.  Find out how they impact reliability and what you need to do to educate them before their efforts to save company money do the opposite.
August 26, 2019
Interview with Joel Leonard
Joel discusses the Maker movement and how this platform can help reduce the skilled labor gap we are currently facing.  Joel also discusses how we can join the Maker movement through volunteering at Maker Spaces near us and at larger Maker Faire events.
August 5, 2019
Interview with Jason Apps, CEO of ARMS Reliability
Jason discusses Asset Strategy Management, how ARMS Reliability partners with organizations to improve their operations, and OnePM (ARMS Reliability solution for managing asset strategy).  Jason is a great guy and ARMS Reliability is one of the organizations we respect the most.  An outstanding company with a talented team who always focus on value to their customers.  Really enjoyed this conversation and hope you do too.
July 29, 2019
Interview with Tim Allen, RCM and Asset Management Professional
Tim talks to us about the efforts he has taken to implement reliability centered maintenance as a key component within his organization.  Tim discusses the challenges and tips to ensure actual implementation and the evolution of culture.
July 22, 2019
Interview with Ryan Chan, CEO of Upkeep Maintenance Management
Ryan discusses what separates Upkeep from other CMMS solutions, the keys to system utilization, and the process of selecting and implementing a CMMS solution.
July 15, 2019
Interview with Calvin Williams, Founder and CEO of Impruver
Calvin shares his insights on improving manufacturing performance, the skills trades gap, and how his solution, Impruver, helps driver results through the PDCA cycle.
July 8, 2019
Planning Episode 15 Classifications
A review of the benefits of using Classifications and attributes as it applies to the role of Planner.
July 1, 2019
Planning Episode 14 BOMs
A review of Bill of Materials, the benefits to the Planner, and the Planner's role in ensure they exist.
June 24, 2019
Interview with Kyle Reyes, CEO of The Silent Partner Marketing
In this episode we discuss the skilled trades gap with CEO of The Silent Partner Marketing, Kyle Reyes.  Listen to Kyle's views on the gap of skilled trades in the US, how this all started, and what we can do about it.  
June 17, 2019
Sunil Kamerkar Interview Part 2
 We interview Sunil Kamerkar from Asset Analytix and discuss data, data quality, analytical capability, and strategy to implement. 
June 11, 2019
Sunil Kamerkar Interview Part 1
We interview Sunil Kamerkar from Asset Analytix and discuss data, data quality, analytical capability, and strategy to implement.
June 10, 2019
Our Interview with Rising Star, LaWayne Smith, Head of Asset Management and Reliability, KU Medical Center
Join us as we interview Rising Star, LaWayne Smith, Head of Asset Management and Reliability at KU Medical Center as we talk about his journey and his goals for a future state. Follow his growth with us and be on the look out for great things from this gentleman in the future!
June 3, 2019
Our Interview of Rob Kalwarowsky, Host of Rob's Reliability Project
Join us as we interview Rob Kalwarowsky, host and creator of Rob's Reliability Project as we discuss his learnings, his offerings, and what the futrue holds.
May 27, 2019
Our Interview with Paul Crocker of Kansas City Water
Tune in as we talk to one of the superstars of reliability and one of our favorite people alive! We talk about his journey and how he has overcome obstacles to get desired results.
May 20, 2019
Episode 13- The Planning Meeting
How often should you have a planning meeting? How all should be invited? How long should it take? These are a few of the questions that we tackle in the next installment of Practical Reliability.
May 13, 2019
Episode 12- Planning Implementation
Join us as we discuss the implementation of planning and what that entails on the next installment of Practical Reliability.
May 6, 2019
Episode 11- Planner Metrics
Join us as we discuss what we feel should be measured for planner effectiveness and efficiency and why in our next installment of Practical Reliability.
April 29, 2019
Episode 10 - Vendor Management
Join us as we discuss ideas on vendor management and the role of the planner.
April 22, 2019
Episode 9- The Day in the Life of a Planner
What does a day in the life of a planner look like? Join us in our discussion as to what our ideas are for a planner.
April 15, 2019
Episode 8 - Work Order Priority
Join us in our discussion on work order priorities.
April 8, 2019
Episode 7: Backlog Management
What is a backlog?  What is the value? How do you calculate backlog? Join us as we seek to address these questions and a few other questions regarding backlog.
April 1, 2019
Episode 6- Workorder Workflow
Join us as we talk through what a workorder workflow  may look like.
March 11, 2019
Episode 5-Skill Sets
Tonight we dive into the topic of deciding what skill sets are necessary to be an effective maintenance planner.
March 5, 2019
Episode 4 on Planning: Parts Aquisition
Latest episode of Practical Reliability
February 27, 2019
Episode 2 - Job Plans
Tonight we continue our series on Planning. Our discussion is on Job Plans. Tune in, download, and subscribe!
January 25, 2019
Episode 1 - Introduction to Maintenance Planning
Today we begin our series on Planning and Scheduling. We discuss "What is Planning?" and what some of the value drivers are.
January 18, 2019