2017 April 079 areas to further improve. Ageing assets are a given in today's industrial environment, investments are being re-evaluated and postponed where possible. The pressure is on for maintenance and reliability departments to keep the ageing assets performing to their required function for a given time when used under stated operating conditions.
2017 January 25An emphasis on the hygiene element of the design of equipment can play an important role in controlling the safety of food products manufactured. However, applying this too broadly without focussing specifically on the hygienic design of the components part of the system, can potentially risk the spread of bacteria...
2016 November 22In the quest for improved sustainability, details matter. To meet challenging environmental targets, food and beverage companies may need to increase their focus on the intricacies of operations and maintenance.