ISO Standards for APM Are Here to Stay: It’s Time to Plan, Do, Check, & Act

Posted by Jason Kasper on Wed, Nov 09, 2016 @ 11:00 AM

The ISO 55000 standards for asset management provide a descriptive process for organizations to institute best practices process to manage critical infrastructure. At this point, most know the history and evolution and how it became a standard. As an official ISO Standard since early 2014, we are now seeing momentum, across many industries in applying this standard.

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Tags: Operational Excellence, Asset Performance Management, ISO Standards

Understanding Energy Trends, Introduction to 3D Printing...[VIDEOS]

Posted by Natalie Tarutis on Sun, May 05, 2013 @ 11:00 AM

This week, I decided to publish an article that strays from my usual weekly contribution. Instead of providing readers with industry reports, case studies, or thought leadership articles, below you will find four videos discussing various topics relatable to our community. I guarantee that each of you will find something of interest, as each video varies in its focal point.

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Tags: Weekly Roundup, Manufacturing, Quality Management, Energy Management, ISO Standards

Operational Excellence: Rationalizing Multiple ISO Standards

Posted by Mike Roberts on Thu, Oct 25, 2012 @ 08:29 AM

Today, the days of simply managing quality through the ISO 9001 requirements are well behind us. Over the past few decades, a number of other ISO management systems have emerged to help companies improve business performance. Many organizations, because of the systems' proven success, have adopted multiple ISO frameworks and heavily rely on the Plan, Do, Check, Act methodology.

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Tags: EQMS, Manufacturing Software, Quality Management, ISO Standards