Maintenance Shop

Maintenance Management isn’t rocket science, it’s harder!

General Maintenance..

Words of wisdom from an old maintenance foreman….”get me the parts and get the ____ out of my way”… provides resources and solutions for maintenance & reliability professionals from around the world. It includes links to many valuable maintenance resources… 

The Plant Maintenance Resource Center… is the premier web resource for industrial Maintenance professionals. It includes links to many maintenance valuable resources.

Maintenance world is a resource for maintenance management and reliability information.

“PDF” Handbooks in physics,thermodynamics, math, instrumentation and etc
Online Approved DOE Technical Standards
Click on “Standards”  then click on “Archieve”

Instrument Shop

Calibrating an instrument is important….
but make sure the lines to the instrument are clear and tight…Nerds in Control…Information on controls
Click on “Articles” then click “Technical Articles
Forum…click on “Forums”

Electrical and PLC…Industrial test and video company (PLC and general controls)
Click on “Free Stuff”

Basic controls
Articles on PID,DCS, SCADA, HMI and PLC

Control Magazine

All about board level Circuits
Click “Articles”  then click ” Technical Articles”


Predictive Maintenance

–Vibration information
–Oil Analysis
 –Failure Analysis
 –Energy efficiency

Vibration information

Artec Machine System
click on “Learn”  and then click on “Technical Library”
For illustrated vibration diagnostic chart (pdf)

Oil Analysis

Noria Corporation… oil analysis and best practice lubrication programs
Also check out their tips about lubrication by maintenance people.


Snell Infrared is an independent and unbiased thermographic training company      Click on the “Knowledge Center” 

Boldstar Infrared Services ….infrared thermography, ultrasonic and vibration analysis inspection. 
Click on “About us”  bottom page locate “Thermal Services Brochure”

IRINFO.ORG is a group of infrared professionals 
Click on “Useful information” and then click “Articles”

 Failure Analysis

Reliability Engineering Snapshot
Failure Analysis, Predictive Maintenance, and Non Destructive Evaluation (great site)

Society for machinery failure prevention 
Click “Publications”

Computer Shop

If you can’t find it here , check with the
Computer Dept. Engineering

Computer Hope
general computer information 

Computer and communication
general computer info and standards (not a https but great site)

Tek_tips forums
Ask software or hardware question

Sun Information
Help for Sun users

UNIX and  Linux user forum

Planning and Scheduling

Who is working on tomorrow?

Still looking for website…

Safety Department

Remember the only EMERGENCY work order is 911.

NIOSH…National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
Click on “NIOSH  A- Z”

Down load OSHA info
Click on “Publications”  for MSDS info
Also go   
Click on “Help and Resources”

Environmental Department

Maintenance people are environmentalist….they repair it, instead of placing it in the landfill

EPA home…select air, water and waste

Environmental Protection on-line