Top things to know about reliability-centered maintenance

Top things to know about reliability-centered maintenance

Reliability-centered maintenance (RCM) is a proactive strategy used to identify the most important assets and determine how to solve problems that may occur with them. RCM works to improve the productivity of equipment and assets and reduce the cost of maintenance by...

Top 5 sources for reliability data

Top 5 sources for reliability data

Reliability data drives decision making, reveals patterns and trends, and prevents asset failure. Gathering this data, however, is not always easy. Here are the top five sources for reliability data. Reliability testing  Reliability testing provides the most...

5 improvements a reliability engineer can apply today

5 improvements a reliability engineer can apply today

Reliability engineers are responsible for eliminating losses, managing risks, and managing asset life cycles. Here are five important things reliability engineers can do today to begin improving asset reliability.  Eliminate loss with OEE Begin collecting data to...

What to know about reliability-centered maintenance

What to know about reliability-centered maintenance

Due to the complexity of present-day manufacturing processes and equipment, companies are unable to predict when important assets are likely to wear out, and consequently, unable to replace them before they fail. This is because it’s not the entire piece of equipment...

9 ways operations supervisors can improve reliability

9 ways operations supervisors can improve reliability

Often considered the backbone of an organization, operations supervisors are responsible for budget, performance evaluation, customer support, and policy implementation. With so much on their plate, here are 9 things operations supervisors can do to improve reliability.

How to reduce maintenance costs on capital equipment

How to reduce maintenance costs on capital equipment

In the hunt to reduce costs and increase profits, many management teams look to the maintenance department to reduce operational costs. Maintenance operations can be expensive especially when they’re not optimized. But, in order to optimize them, you have to spend...

What makes a strong reliability centered maintenance (RCM) program?

What makes a strong reliability centered maintenance (RCM) program?

Reliability centered maintenance (RCM) helps businesses perform their maintenance tasks in a safe, reliable, efficient, and cost-effective manner. The overall goal of an effective RCM program is to make sure that inspection and maintenance tasks help improve the safety and reliability of a company’s equipment.

How to Choose the Best Software for Maintenance Management

How to Choose the Best Software for Maintenance Management

For years, companies have been using paper or spreadsheet systems to manage their maintenance. For many workers, there simply aren’t enough hours in the day to manually enter the data needed to accurately maintain maintenance operation. This inevitably leads to the unexpected breakdown of equipment, productivity lost due to emergency repairs, scheduling oversights, and unfinished work orders.

Which enterprise asset management software is right for me?

Which enterprise asset management software is right for me?

Enterprise Asset Management (EAM): What It Is and Why It Matters Defined as the process of managing the maintenance and lifecycle of physical assets to plan and optimize their use, track maintenance activities, schedule replacement and manage disposal, EAM is integral...

What are the benefits of using enterprise asset management software?

What are the benefits of using enterprise asset management software?

Enterprise asset management (EAM) is the process of managing the maintenance and lifecycle of physical assets to plan and optimize their use, track maintenance activities, schedule replacement and even manage disposal. The process is essential to improving operational efficiency, minimizing risk, and reducing costs of equipment ownership.

Big Storm Brewing to use ASI’s OptiAM®  to track physical assets

Big Storm Brewing to use ASI’s OptiAM® to track physical assets

Andromeda Systems, Incorporated (ASI) is proud to announce a partnership with Big Storm Brewing Co., one of the fastest growing independent craft breweries in Florida. Under the agreement, Big Storm will utilize ASI’s  OptiAM® Enterprise Asset Management (EAM)...

ASI Awarded Contract for Logistics Services

Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) has been awarded a contract for logistics services in support of the Industrial and Logistics Maintenance Planning/Sustainment Department. The award is an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for logistics services. The...

Exhibiting EAM software at International WorkBoat Show

Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI), known for EAM software (Enterprise Asset Management) and unparalleled expertise and capabilities in the Reliability, Maintenance, Supportability and Logistics disciplines, will be hosting a booth at the 2017 International WorkBoat...

EAM Software Release in Apple App Store – OptiAM® Mobile

EAM Software Release in Apple App Store – OptiAM® Mobile

ASI announced the release of OptiAM® mobile in the Apple App store. Previously, OptiAM® mobile was only available in the Google Play Store. The mobile app gives asset owners a variety of functions such as managing work orders, recording inspection results, and viewing...

EAM Software Exhibit at SMRP 25th Annual Conference

Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) will be hosting a booth to showcase Enterprise Asset Management software and Mr. Rob Willis, Vice President Acquisition Support and Program Management will be presenting on the topic: Supportability-The New Discipline for...

RCM Training Provided at the 2017 RAM X Training Summit

Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI), known for Enterprise Asset Management software and unparalleled expertise and capabilities in the Reliability, Maintenance, Supportability and Logistics disciplines, will be hosting a table, presenting, and providing RCM...

ASI Awarded National RCM Contract

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, December 13, 2016—Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI), has been awarded NAVAIR’s first National Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) Support Contract.The award is indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost-type...

ASI Awarded NAVAIR’s AIR 6.7 FRCSE Support Contract

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, January 5, 2017–Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) has been awarded NAVAIR’S AIR 6.7 support contract at the Fleet Readiness Center Southeast. The award is a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for logistics and technical support services including...

ASI Awarded NAVAIR’s AIR 6.6 Logistics Support Contract

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, February 1, 2017–Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) has been awarded NAVAIR’s AIR 6.6 Logistics Support contract. The award is a cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price, cost-type indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide...

ASI Awarded NAVAIR’s AIR 6.7 National Logistics Contract

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, December 6, 2016— Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) as a Joint Venture member of the Team Logistics (TLog) Joint Venture has been awarded NAVAIR’s AIR 6.7 National Logistics Contract. The award is an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity...

ASI exhibits at the 2016 International Work Boat Show

Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) will be hosting a booth at the 2016 International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans, LA November 30 - Deccember 2, 2016. The International WorkBoat Show, produced by the same team as WorkBoat Magazine and WorkBoat.com, is a trade-only...

ASI Exhibits at 2016 DOD Maintenance Symposium

Dec. 5-8 at the Albuquerque Convention Center in Albuquerque, NM. Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) will exhibit at the 2016 Department of Defense (DOD) Maintenance Symposium and Exhibition, administered by SAE International. The mission of the 2016 DOD Maintenance...

ASI Named to Inc. 5000 List for Seventh Consecutive Year

VIRGINIA BEACH, Aug. 17, 2016 — for the seventh consecutive year, Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) has been named to the Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest growing privately-held companies. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA, ASI...

OptiAM® has Gone Mobile!

ASI is proud to announce the release of OptiAM® for Android (Google) on Google Play Store JACKSONVILLE, FL July 28, 2016 — ASI announced the release of OptiAM® for Android (Google). This app is now available for both iOS (Apple), and recently added Android (Google)....

ASI Named to Inc. 5000 List for Sixth Consecutive Year

VIRGINIA BEACH, Aug. 17, 2015 — For the sixth consecutive year, Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) has been named to the Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest growing privately-held companies. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA, ASI provides...

ASI congratulates United Airlines on Brill Award from Uptime Institute

United Airlines was named as one of the recipients of the “2015 Uptime Institute Ken Brill Awards for Efficient IT™”. The Brill Awards seeks to showcase end users, service providers, and technologies that improve the industry’s ability to sustainably deliver IT...