• Infrastructure Payments from the Stimulus Act of 2009 Suspended

    With the first quarter fiscal results in, the Obama Administration has decided to suspend billions in payments remaining from The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 based upon recommendations from the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (RATB). Infrastructure Improvements without Asset Management The decision which goes in effect on September 30, 2013 affects $64 [...]

  • The Advantages of Preventive Maintenance

    The term preventive maintenance commonly refers to the practice of regularly servicing equipment on a pre-determined schedule so that it does not develop catastrophic failures and performs better over its useful lifecycle. Although it is well known that equipment routinely serviced on a pre-determined schedule outlasts equipment that is not, many companies still indulge in [...]

  • What is EAM

    No technical jargon, just a simple but long explanation of what EAM is and how it works for organizations. Therefore, we will start with a brief description of the reasons why Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) enters the operational picture and then describe the who, how, when, where and finally a summary of what is EAM. [...]

  • Why a Hospital Enterprise Asset Management Saves the Big Bucks

    A Simple Way to Understand EAM Software Two of the keys to improving your Hospital operations are organization and detailed asset knowledge. Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) software gives hospitals the easy to use features that will help put together this information so that it can be used to improve asset and maintenance management. EAM Knowledge [...]

  • Mintek Saves the World

    What a year!!! It was just a year ago that Japan was rocked by an earthquake, disease and pestilence ravaged third world countries like England, Germany and China. In addition, the world’s financial markets were set to collapse as Greece was about to put the weight of the world on its shoulders (statue pun intended). [...]