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Beyond OEM Recommended Maintenance: Take Control of Your Maintenance Through RCM3

Posted on: July 28th, 2019 by Aladon

Asset managers and maintainers are, by nature, a risk averse bunch of people. And why wouldn’t they be? One poor decision can result in consequences ranging from the merely costly to the fatally disastrous, often with an added layer of spectacularly bad publicity to top it off. When names like Chernobyl, Deepwater Horizon and Piper
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3 Ways to Create a Culture of Reliability in Your Organization

Posted on: June 3rd, 2019 by Aladon

Many senior managers initially support the idea of reliability. Who wouldn’t?! But these same individuals mistakenly think this is an easy fix that they can do on their own or that can be bought and then installed. When that doesn’t happen, these same managers will give up on a reliability plan before the organization makes
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Meet Marius Basson: Aladon President and Network Member

Posted on: January 3rd, 2019 by Aladon

What drove you to pursue a career in implementing business improvement and reliability initiatives? When I started in engineering, I worked as a design engineer, designing first military and then heavy mining equipment. I quickly realized that there is a big gap between what Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) prescribe and what end-users really need for
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Introducing RCM3: The Future of Reliability Centered Maintenance Is Here

Posted on: December 27th, 2018 by Aladon

Marius Basson, Aladon Network releases RCM3 textbook WILMINGTON, NC–––In response to changing requirements, the international standards for physical asset management and advances in technology, The Aladon Network is launching the next generation reliability centered maintenance, RCM3, with the release of its new textbook on January 10: RCM3: Risk-Based Reliability Centered Maintenance by Marius Basson. The
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Considering a reliability improvement program for 2019? Start with these 8 essential questions

Posted on: December 16th, 2018 by Aladon

By Marius Basson, Aladon owner and operator Preparing for a reliability centered maintenance (RCM) improvement program requires a well-defined process and team-based approach. The foundation of any improvement program is the business assessment (what needs to be done and why) and the requirements and strategies (who will do it and how). Once this is determined,
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