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Maintenance Technology magazine features strategies, techniques, procedures, tools, equipment, and services to enhance reliability and uptime.

MPACT Learning offers more than 30 courses in mechanics, hydraulics and electronics. Over 20,000 students from more than 150 companies have benefited from MPACT's hands-on, proactive approach to maintenance education and skills training.

Brady's Visual Workplace for Lean Enterprises : Brady's software and label printers are excellent tools for creating a visual workplace, allowing you to create custom signs, labels, and display boards on the spot and on demand.

The Manufacturing Game® is a strategic simulation of a manufacturing plant. It is a powerful tool for teaching the principles of systems thinking, high-commitment and high-performing teams, planning, and defect elimination in a total quality environment. The Manufacturing Game® workshop is an innovative hands-on learning experience where participants work together to create a profound change in beliefs and commitments about defect removal and an immediate action plan for dramatically lowering defects. Typical improvements have been 40% fewer failures and a third lower costs within a short time frame.

Learning Point, with fifteen years of organizational development background, can help you remove TPM implementation barriers with targeted skill-based training and information.

Tel–A–Train produces interactive and video-based training and support materials on a number of topics for the industrial market.

MRO Today magazine is an award-winning, bimonthly publication that goes to more than 140,000 maintenance, engineering, production, quality, purchasing and safety professionals at industrial facilities across the United States. Their web site features more than 200 manufacturing-related articles.

Reliabilityweb.com provides  resources and solutions for maintenance & reliability professionals from around the world

The Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE) publishes the Facilities Engineering Journal and hosts the Maintenance Management conference series focusing on management and technology issues.

Been looking for a good resource site for plant engineering and maintenance? Visit Maintenance Resources from TWI Press, which is dedicated to providing plant engineering, maintenance, and reliability professionals with a valuable on-line resource area.

MaintenanceWorld.com: This site is a starting point for plant maintenance resources on the Internet.

The Plant Maintenance Resource Center includes links to maintenance consultants, CMMS and maintenance software, CMMS vendors, maintenance conferences and conference papers, articles on maintenance, and many other valuable resources.

TPMonLine.com: This site is designed to help develop a friendly source of experience exchange for the plant maintenance community. It is an open opportunity to network with other professionals and learn from each other, and it is dedicated to professionals who face everyday the challenge of the "Resistance to Change." 

Bi-Cycle.com: Quick web access to industrywide maintenance knowledge, like maintenance magazines, books, news, articles, and events.

MAXIMO-Users.net: This maintenance center for MAXIMO users and maintenance professionals offers a searchable  web directory with more than 500 resources, an advanced discussion forum, recommended  maintenance books, and other useful information for maintenance professionals.

International Maintenance Institute: Founded in 1961, the IMI helps maintenance managers work smarter through the exchange of ideas and education. It is a goal-driven organization made up of decision-making maintenance leaders as well as related sales and service professionals. Come network with us at the Palmetto Chapter in Upper South Carolina.

New Standard Institute provides maintenance management consulting and technical training services to industrial clients, addressing both the technical and administrative requirements of a modern maintenance organization. They are dedicated to the advancement of maintenance as a profession through creative seminars, training, and a distinct set of services, which focus on the changing needs of management, supervisory, and skilled maintenance personnel.

Terry Wireman is an internationally recognized expert in maintenance management best practices. You are invited to review this web site for useful resources for improving your company´s maintenance policies and practices.

Graphic artist extraordinaire! Greg specializes in traditional art as well as computer graphics. He's a whiz. E-mail him at graphics5@home.com.