8 Essential Preventive Maintenance Steps in Mines

Two miners with a cart.The toxic waste water that spilled from a gold mine in southern Colorado a week ago has brought to the surface a more menacing concern. With an estimated 55,000 abandoned hard-rock mines pockmarking a landscape across Colorado and other parts of the West, researchers say this could happen again. The Gold King Mine flushed more [...]

Top 5 Trends in EAM and Cable; Number 2 affects 84 million people

EL SEGUNDO, CA/USA - MARCH 7, 2015: DirecTV corporate headquarters building. DirecTV is an American direct broadcast satellite service provider and broadcaster.Mintek brings you the latest in EAM/CMMS and news in the major cable industries each week from around the globe. Learn how these new developments in EAM/CMMS and cable can affect your business or home. Ways EAM/CMMS can help in natural disasters This week's EAM/CMMS news focuses on natural disasters happening around the country and [...]

How to Protect your Facility from Legionella

Scientist working at the laboratory. Screen image of molecule made by myselfThe Legionella bacteria is spreading across the news due to numerous people getting sick in New York from inhaling this contaminant. New York has experienced eight deaths, 97 people sick, 11 new cases since Wednesday, and 51 new cases in the last week. Legionnaires' disease is caused by exposure to the bacteria Legionella; in most [...]

Top 6 Trends in EAM/CMMS and Cable

wildfireMintek brings you the latest in EAM/CMMS systems and news in the major cable industries each week from around the globe. Learn how these new developments in EAM/CMMS and cable can affect your business or home. Top three stories showing how EAM/CMMS can help This week's EAM/CMMS news focuses around malfunctions in equipment that could've been [...]