Underappreciating and Misunderstanding the Reliability Engineer

Underappreciating and Misunderstanding the Reliability Engineer

“In our organisation, Reliability Engineers are not utilized properly. Leadership do not understand what they should be doing, and they end up doing everything across the maintenance function, except what they should be doing – thinking about reliability and preventing failure”. HEAD OF
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What’s Causing the Increase in Mental Health & Well-being Challenges for our Maintenance Workforce?

What’s Causing the Increase in Mental Health & Well-being Challenges for our Maintenance Workforce?

Mental health continues to be a major issue in the workplaces of our MAINSTREAM community. This rated as the #1 challenge in the annual MAINSTREAM State of Asset Management Report. Many companies reported that the issue is greater than it’s ever been and getting worse. Poor mental health can have
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The State of Asset Management Report 2022

The State of Asset Management Report 2022

Since 1995, the MAINSTREAM research team has polled our community of thousands of Maintenance, Reliability and Asset Management professionals to glean distinctive insights into the barriers and challenges faced, and the opportunities on offer, in their quest for achieving asset management
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How Practical Industrial Sustainability Can Lead to Increased Profits

How Practical Industrial Sustainability Can Lead to Increased Profits

When we think of environmental sustainability, increased compliance often comes to mind. For manufacturing, mines, process plants, and other industrial sites, environmental sustainability is very much about controlling various inputs and outputs. A lot of focus is placed upon greenhouse gas (GHG)
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How AGL Exploited their Existing People, Process and Technology to Drive Transformation

How AGL Exploited their Existing People, Process and Technology to Drive Transformation

While machines are generating more data with increasing granularity, our most seasoned experts are leaving with all their accumulated experience. So why are we buried in data and starving for insight? Common sense says once every sensor, machine and system is integrated, we can start to reap the
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