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    • Automotive Lubricants and Testing
    • Automotive Lubricants and Testing
      $ 140.00

      Automotive Lubricants and Testing provides a comprehensive overview of various lubrication aspects...

      Automotive Lubricants and Testing provides a comprehensive overview of various lubrication aspects of a typical powertrain system, including the engine, transmission, driveline, and other components. It also covers lubrication fundamentals and lubricant testing methods that are influenced by lubricant additive formulation and engine hardware changes. This handbook contains 26 chapters...

    • Basic Hydraulic Troubleshooting Workbook
    • Basic Hydraulic Troubleshooting
      $ 74.95

      Basic Hydraulic Troubleshooting is written for electricians, millwrights, supervisors, reliability technicians and...

      Basic Hydraulic Troubleshooting is written for electricians, millwrights, supervisors, reliability technicians and anyone who is responsible for the hydraulic maintenance of plant machinery. This fully-illustrated color manual contains nearly 300 pages of troubleshooting and reliability procedures. It can also be used as reference as actual machine problems occur. Most mechanics...

    • Basics of Fleet Maintenance
    • Basics of Fleet Maintenance
      $ 47.00

      Basics of Fleet Maintenance is designed for anyone who is involved with...

      Basics of Fleet Maintenance is designed for anyone who is involved with operating or maintaining mobile equipment. This book is written in a clear, straight forward style as it identifies important issues for managing Fleet Maintenance in today's environment. In addition to providing strategies and techniques for Fleet Maintenance management,...

    • Best Practices in Lean Six Sigma Process Improvement
    • Best Practices in Lean Six Sigma Process Improvement
      $ 19.95

      Best Practices in Lean Six Sigma Process Improvement reveals how to refocus...

      Best Practices in Lean Six Sigma Process Improvement reveals how to refocus lean/six sigma processes on what author Richard Schonberger—world-renowned process improvement pioneer—calls "the Golden Goals": better quality, quicker response, greater flexibility, and higher value. This manual shows you how it can be done, employing success stories of over 100...

    • Compressor Handbook: Principles and Practice
    • Compressor Handbook: Principles and Practice
      $ 123.00

      This book provides a practical introduction to dynamic and positive displacement compressors,...

      This book provides a practical introduction to dynamic and positive displacement compressors, including compressor performance, operation, and problem awareness. In reading this book readers will learn what is needed to select, operate, and troubleshoot compressors. Complete with real-life case histories, the book demonstrates investigative techniques for identifying and isolating various...

    • Compressors: How to Achieve High Reliability and Availability
    • Compressors: How to Achieve High Reliability and Availability
      $ 45.50

      Written by experts with more than 100 combined years of industry experience...

      Written by experts with more than 100 combined years of industry experience in machinery failure avoidance, Compressors: How to Achieve High Reliability & Availability offers proven solutions to a pervasive and expensive problem in modern industry - compressor failure. This succinct, on-the-job guide addresses elusive causes of compressor failure and...

    • Daily One-Minute Lubrication Inspections and Field Tests
    • Daily One-Minute Lubrication Inspections and Field Tests
      $ 19.95

      Routine inspection of a machine’s lubrication system is one of the easiest...

      Routine inspection of a machine’s lubrication system is one of the easiest and most productive ways to avoid equipment failure. This book describes many lubrication-related variables that can be quickly and easily monitored in a short timeframe. These inspections will be revealing, and can serve as the foundation of a...

    • Don't Just Fix It, Improve It!
    • Don't Just Fix It, Improve It!
      $ 47.00

      In Don't Just Fix It, Improve It! A Journey to the Precision...

      In Don't Just Fix It, Improve It! A Journey to the Precision Domain you will learn: Strategies and tools for organizational evolution How to stop spending money fixing failures and losing production How defects affect bottom line results How to use the Hero's Journey to build a learning organization Don't...

    • Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook
    • Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook
      $ 73.95

      An essential on-the-job resource, Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook presents step-by-step coverage of...

      An essential on-the-job resource, Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook presents step-by-step coverage of the planning, design, and execution of operations and maintenance procedures for structures, equipment, and systems in any type of facility. This career-building reference provides the tools needed to streamline facility management processes…reduce operational costs…and ensure the effective utilization,...

    • Grease Lubrication in Rolling Bearings
    • Grease Lubrication in Rolling Bearings
      $ 146.00

      The definitive book on the science of grease lubrication for roller and...

      The definitive book on the science of grease lubrication for roller and needle bearings in industrial and vehicle engineering. Grease Lubrication in Rolling Bearings provides an overview of the existing knowledge on the various aspects of grease lubrication (including lubrication systems) and the state of the art models that exist today....

    • Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology -  Volume II: Theory and Design 2nd Edition
    • Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology - Volume II: Theory and Design 2nd Edition
      $ 243.95

      Since the publication of the best-selling first edition, the growing price and...

      Since the publication of the best-selling first edition, the growing price and environmental cost of energy have increased the significance of tribology. Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology, Volume II: Theory and Design, Second Edition demonstrates how the principles of tribology can address cost savings, energy conservation, and environmental protection. This...

    • How to Select a Motor Oil and Filter for Your Car or Truck
    • How to Select a Motor Oil and Filter for Your Car or Truck
      $ 19.95

      When it comes to changing your oil - where do you get...

      When it comes to changing your oil - where do you get your advice? Friends? Salesmen? Commercials? Before spending any more money on oil changes, synthetic oils, premium filters, engine flushes or oil treatments, learn what leading lubrication expert Jim Fitch recommends.  Don't worry about getting a sales pitch in...

    • Identification of Parts Failures
    • Identification of Parts Failures
      $ 55.00

      A highly-illustrated (over 400 illustrations and photos) failure analysis guide for automotive...

      A highly-illustrated (over 400 illustrations and photos) failure analysis guide for automotive and off-road vehicle parts. Lots of pictures and descriptions of common machine parts failures. Main topics include: Pistons, Rings, Cylinder Liners, Gaskets, Journal Bearings, Valve Gear Train, Turbochargers, Gears, Shafts, Axles, Spindles, Universal Joints, Hydrostatic Transmissions, Anti-Friction Bearings,...

    • In-Service Lubricant and Machine Analysis, Diagnostics, and Prognostics
    • In-Service Lubricant and Machine Analysis, Diagnostics, and Prognostics
      $ 55.00

      This compilation of the journal of ASTM International, STP1536, contains the papers...

      This compilation of the journal of ASTM International, STP1536, contains the papers published in JAI that were presented at a symposium on In-Service Lubricant and Machine Analysis, Diagnostics, and Prognostics held during December 8, 2010 in Jacksonville, FL. The symposium was sponsored by ASTM Committee D02 on Petroleum Products and...

    • Integrated Reliability: Condition Monitoring and Maintenance of Equipment
    • Integrated Reliability: Condition Monitoring and Maintenance of Equipment
      $ 147.85

      Benefit from improved safety, performance, and product deliveries to your customers. Achieve...

      Benefit from improved safety, performance, and product deliveries to your customers. Achieve a higher rate of equipment availability, performance, product quality, and reliability. Integrated Reliability: Condition Monitoring and Maintenance of Equipment incorporates reliable engineering and mathematical modeling to help you move toward sustainable development in reliability condition monitoring and maintenance....

    • Is My Machine OK? A Field Guide to Assessing Process Machinery
    • Is My Machine OK? A Field Guide to Assessing Process Machinery
      $ 26.95

      This compact and unique reference provides those who deal with industrial machines...

      This compact and unique reference provides those who deal with industrial machines a handy guide for assessing the potential risk of failure and offers a solid basis for reliable and safe machinery operation. Combining the most commonly used assessment tools into one source, it is meant to be taken into...

    • Lean Maintenance
    • Lean Maintenance
      $ 35.95

      Lean Maintenance is a practical book that almost instantly can contribute to...

      Lean Maintenance is a practical book that almost instantly can contribute to your organization’s success.  It also is intended to be part of a larger effort to reduce the environmental footprint of the maintenance effort.  Lean Maintenance will take the reader on a journey from uncovering waste, designing projects to...

    • Lean Manufacturing - Implementation Strategies That Work
    • Lean Manufacturing - Implementation Strategies That Work
      $ 39.95

      Divided into three basic sections, this unique resource provides an understandable and...

      Divided into three basic sections, this unique resource provides an understandable and implementable approach to inserting Lean in a manufacturing operation, pointing out the stumbling blocks and pitfalls to avoid. Its goal is to to help American manufacturing more effectively go about the task of making Lean a viable process....

    • Lubricating Grease Guide
    • Lubricating Grease Guide
      $ 74.95

      The Lubricating Grease Guide serves as a source of basic information on lubricating grease...

      The Lubricating Grease Guide serves as a source of basic information on lubricating grease and is a handy quick reference book. It contains material pertaining to a broad spectrum of grease related subjects and is written by technicians for the beginner or for the practitioner who wants to broaden knowledge. The Lubricating...

    • Lubrication and Maintenance of Industrial Machinery
    • Lubrication and Maintenance of Industrial Machinery
      $ 89.95

      Lubrication and Maintenance of Industrial Machinery explains the key role of effective equipment...

      Lubrication and Maintenance of Industrial Machinery explains the key role of effective equipment lubrication practices in a proactive reliability-based maintenance program and the best practices for achieving the cost reduction and the inherent resultant increase in operational reliability. Incorporating lean methods, the book can be used by everyone in the production...

    • Lubrication for Industry - Second Edition
    • Lubrication for Industry - Second Edition
      $ 32.95

      Written for maintenance managers and practitioners, Lubrication for Industry provides a fundamental...

      Written for maintenance managers and practitioners, Lubrication for Industry provides a fundamental understanding of how and why effective lubrication practices are an essential aspect of industrial equipment maintenance. Focuses on the practical daily aspects of lubrication that impact productivity. Covers, in detail, failure analysis, costing techniques, modes of friction, generations...

    • Lubrication Fundamentals - Third Edition
    • Lubrication Fundamentals - Third Edition
      $ 140.00

      Careful selection of the right lubricant(s) is required to keep a machine...

      Careful selection of the right lubricant(s) is required to keep a machine running smoothly. Lubrication Fundamentals, Third Edition, Revised and Expanded describes the need and design for the many specialized oils and greases used to lubricate machine elements and builds on the tribology and lubrication basics discussed in previous editions....

    • Machinery Condition Monitoring: Principles and Practices
    • Machinery Condition Monitoring: Principles and Practices
      $ 133.95

      Drawing on the author’s more than two decades of experience with machinery...

      Drawing on the author’s more than two decades of experience with machinery condition monitoring and consulting for industries in India and abroad, Machinery Condition Monitoring: Principles and Practices introduces the practicing engineer to the techniques used to effectively detect and diagnose faults in machines. Providing the working principle behind the...

    • Machinery Failure Analysis & Troubleshooting - Fourth Edition
    • Machinery Failure Analysis & Troubleshooting - Fourth Edition
      $ 135.00

      Solve the machinery failure problems costing you time and money with this...

      Solve the machinery failure problems costing you time and money with this classic, comprehensive guide to analysis and troubleshooting Provides detailed, complete and accurate information on anticipating risk of component failure and avoiding equipment downtime Includes numerous photographs of failed parts to ensure you are familiar with the visual evidence...

    • Machinery Lubrication Quick Reference Guide
    • Machinery Lubrication Reference Guide
      $ 49.95

      Packed with useful checklists, look-up tables, charts and illustrations, the Machinery Lubrication...

      Packed with useful checklists, look-up tables, charts and illustrations, the Machinery Lubrication Reference Guide is designed to make information easily accessible where you need it – in the field, on your desk, or in your pocket. Use it as a handy on-the-job reference or as a study aid for Level...

    • Machinery Oil Analysis - Methods, Automation & Benefits 3rd Edition
    • Machinery Oil Analysis - Methods, Automation & Benefits 3rd Edition
      $ 159.00

      Machinery Oil Analysis uniquely presents the entire practice of oil analysis as...

      Machinery Oil Analysis uniquely presents the entire practice of oil analysis as a condition monitoring tool for machines. This in-depth analysis describes the what, when, where and how-to for: Machinery lubrication concepts Machinery failure and maintenance concepts Machinery, fluid and filtration failure modes Oil sampling and testing Statistical analysis and...

    • Maintenance and Reliability Best Practices 2nd Edition
    • Maintenance and Reliability Best Practices 2nd Edition
      $ 53.00

      The first edition of this award-winning book immediately became one of the...

      The first edition of this award-winning book immediately became one of the most widely read texts by maintenance, reliability, operations, and safety professionals. It is also being used at many colleges and universities throughout the world. It has become a standard reference for anyone preparing for maintenance and reliability professional...

    • Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
    • Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
      $ 145.00

      Maintenance Planning and Scheduling is one of the most important elements in...

      Maintenance Planning and Scheduling is one of the most important elements in maintenance management. Maintenance Planning and scheduling is also synonymous with control of maintenance. This book is a definitive authority on the subject and provides practical, tested techniques and processes by which you can build, run and manage this...

    • Maintenance Planning and Scheduling Handbook - Third Edition
    • Maintenance Planning and Scheduling Handbook - Third Edition
      $ 79.00

      Increase the productivity and efficiency of your maintenance organization. Written by a...

      Increase the productivity and efficiency of your maintenance organization. Written by a Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP) with more than three decades of experience, this thoroughly revised resource provides proven planning and scheduling strategies that will take any maintenance organization to the next level of performance. The book covers...

    • Maintenance, Replacement, and Reliability: Theory and Applications, Second Edition
    • Maintenance, Replacement, and Reliability: Theory and Applications, Second Edition
      $ 155.00

      Firmly based on the results of real-world research in physical asset management,...

      Firmly based on the results of real-world research in physical asset management, the book focuses on data-driven tools for asset management decisions. It provides a solid foundation for various tools that can be used to optimize a variety of key maintenance/replacement/reliability decisions. It presents cases that illustrate the application of...

    • Making Common Sense Common Practice
    • Making Common Sense Common Practice
      $ 47.00

      Presenting the best practices of the best manufacturing companies in the world,...

      Presenting the best practices of the best manufacturing companies in the world, this book presents proven models for achieving world-class performance. Using a fictional company called Beta International, the book illustrates the success and failures of the world's premier manufacturers, illustrating a stable path of growth for almost any manufacturing...

    • Noria Oil Sampling Procedures
    • Noria Oil Sampling Procedures
      $ 49.00

      Are your lubrication technicians using documented oil sampling procedures? Here are step-by...

      Are your lubrication technicians using documented oil sampling procedures? Here are step-by step instructions for sampling lube oil and hydraulic fluids correctly. These procedures are designed to: Maximize data density Minimize data disturbance Ensure best practice oil sampling Train your staff to sample oil properly For protection, each procedure is...

    • Oil Analysis Basics - Second Edition
    • Oil Analysis Basics - Second Edition
      $ 57.00

      Oil Analysis Basics presents the fundamentals of oil analysis for machinery condition...

      Oil Analysis Basics presents the fundamentals of oil analysis for machinery condition monitoring in an easy to understand format. You will learn everything from how to take a proper oil sample to how to select a test slate for your applications. With more than 90 illustrations, figures and lookup tables,...

    • Operator's Guide to Centrifugal Pumps
    • Operator's Guide to Centrifugal Pumps
      $ 40.95

      What Every Reliability-Minded Operator Needs to KnowOperators Guide to Centrifugal Pumps is...

      What Every Reliability-Minded Operator Needs to KnowOperators Guide to Centrifugal Pumps is specifically written for process operators who regularly deal with centrifugal pumps, addressing principally those variables and factors under their control, while keeping design theory and mathematics to a minimum. Some topics covered in this book are: 1. Importance...

    • People: A Reliability Success Story
    • People: A Reliability Success Story
      $ 39.99

      Bob Edwards inherited a totally reactive maintenance group and he was asked...

      Bob Edwards inherited a totally reactive maintenance group and he was asked to make the plant more reliable. Join him as he moves towards World Class, using the best tools available to him - people. In this book, you will learn how empowering and engaging people garners the collective strength...

    • Plant Engineers and Managers Guide to Energy Conservation
    • Plant Engineers and Managers Guide to Energy Conservation
      $ 99.95

      Completely revised and updated, this tenth edition of a bestseller covers both...

      Completely revised and updated, this tenth edition of a bestseller covers both management and technical strategies for slashing energy costs by as much as 40 percent in industrial facilities. It discusses cogeneration, gas distributed generation technologies, steam system optimization, geothermal heat pumps, energy outsourcing, electricity purchasing strategies, and power quality...

    • Practical Plant Failure Analysis
    • Practical Plant Failure Analysis
      $ 99.00

      Component failures result from a combination of factors involving materials science, mechanics,...

      Component failures result from a combination of factors involving materials science, mechanics, thermodynamics, corrosion, and tribology. With the right guidance, you don't have to be an authority in all of these areas to become skilled at diagnosing and preventing failures. Based on the author's more than thirty years of experience,...

    • Preventive Maintenance
    • Preventive Maintenance
      $ 42.95

      Preventive Maintenance, begins by detailing the importance of preventive maintenance to an...

      Preventive Maintenance, begins by detailing the importance of preventive maintenance to an overall maintenance strategy. The text clearly illustrates how the components of any maintenance strategy are interlinked with dependencies and the performance measures necessary to properly manage the preventive maintenance program. A process flow diagram details the steps of...

    • Preventive Maintenance and Condition Monitoring Standards
    • Preventive Maintenance and Condition Monitoring Standards
      $ 735.00

      DETAILS Format: Four books, soft cover Pages: 517 total Illustrations: 774 color...

      DETAILS Format: Four books, soft cover Pages: 517 total Illustrations: 774 color photos and illustrations (approx.) Who Will Benefit: • Maintenance Professionals • Craftsmen and Millwrights • Operators • PM and PdM Technicians • Planners/Schedulers • Trainers Multiple Uses: • Inspection routes • Work order systems • Task training •...

    • Pump User's Handbook: Life Extension, Fourth Edition
    • Pump User's Handbook: Life Extension, Fourth Edition
      $ 158.95

      This practical guide explains how you can achieve consistently superior run lengths,...

      This practical guide explains how you can achieve consistently superior run lengths, low maintenance expenditures, and unexcelled safety and reliability in all of your pump applications. Written by two practicing engineers whose combined 80-year working careers included all conceivable facets of pumping technology, this handbook details what facilities must do...

    • Reliability Based Spare Parts & Materials Management
    • Reliability Based Spare Parts & Materials Management
      $ 49.00

      This 50-page book provides real solutions to maintenance storeroom management problems. Have...

      This 50-page book provides real solutions to maintenance storeroom management problems. Have your management team from the maintenance storeroom, purchasing and IT read this powerful and practical book. You will take away tools and knowledge to dramatically improve your spare parts and materials management. With the knowledge from this book,...

    • Results Oriented Reliability & Maintenance Management
    • Results Oriented Reliability & Maintenance Management
      $ 95.00

      Christer Idhammar’s and IDCON’s maintenance management book is an inspiring source of...

      Christer Idhammar’s and IDCON’s maintenance management book is an inspiring source of knowledge in reliability and maintenance management leadership, execution and practical tips. This maintenance management book comprise of one to two page, independent reliability and maintenance articles on a wide variety of subjects (see the table of content below),...

    • Root Cause Analysis - Fourth Edition
    • Root Cause Analysis - Fourth Edition
      $ 85.00

      Undesirable outcomes, chronic failure, incidents, and accidents… The cost of such events...

      Undesirable outcomes, chronic failure, incidents, and accidents… The cost of such events to corporations is high, generally adding up to tens and hundreds of millions of dollars in "accepted" losses. Why accept these losses? What if you could understand why these errors occur and eliminate chronic events from occurring altogether?...

    • Rotating Machinery Vibration: From Analysis to Troubleshooting, Second Edition
    • Rotating Machinery Vibration: From Analysis to Troubleshooting, Second Edition
      $ 144.00

      This reference is a powerful tool to strengthen vital in-house competency on...

      This reference is a powerful tool to strengthen vital in-house competency on the subject for professionals in a variety of fields. After presenting governing fundamental principles and background on modern measurement, computational tools, and troubleshooting methods, the author provides practical instruction and demonstration on how to diagnose vibration problems and...

    • Rules Of Thumb For Maintenance And Reliability Engineers
    • Rules Of Thumb For Maintenance And Reliability Engineers
      $ 109.95

      Focusing on predictive maintenance, this book is a convenient guide to best...

      Focusing on predictive maintenance, this book is a convenient guide to best practices for maintaining machinery and systems assets. It is a handy collection of graphs, charts, calculations, tables, curves, and basic rules of thumb that any engineer working with equipment will need. The authors share a wealth of professional...

    • Sourcebook for Used Oil Elements
    • Sourcebook for Used Oil Elements
      $ 24.95

      Does Your Oil Analysis Report Reveal... Cr in your hydraulic fluid? Mn...

      Does Your Oil Analysis Report Reveal... Cr in your hydraulic fluid? Mn in your compressor lubricant? Cu in your gear oil? Quit guessing what these elements are and how they got into your oil. The Sourcebook or Used Oil Elements can help you pinpoint the source. Use this reference to...

    • The Death of Reliability
    • The Death of Reliability
      $ 34.95

      Is it Too Late to Resurrect the Last, True Competitive Advantage? Are...

      Is it Too Late to Resurrect the Last, True Competitive Advantage? Are we facing the death of reliability? Some believe this is the case, particularly when it comes to reliability leadership. Without qualified leaders, there can be no true reliability, and as such, companies are losing out on the one...

    • The Handbook of Maintenance Management
    • The Handbook of Maintenance Management
      $ 63.95

      A complete, up-to-date, and immensely useful survey of the maintenance field by...

      A complete, up-to-date, and immensely useful survey of the maintenance field by one of its leading educators. The goal of this significantly expanded and updated second edition remains unchanged: to provide a succinct, accessible review of all the major areas in the management of the maintenance function. Whatever the topic,...

    • The Practical Handbook of Machinery Lubrication - 4th Edition
    • The Practical Handbook of Machinery Lubrication - 4th Edition
      $ 70.00

      Become the lubrication expert in your company. There's a good reason The...

      Become the lubrication expert in your company. There's a good reason The Practical Handbook for Machinery Lubrication is our all-time best-selling book. It's packed with useful, actionable information that you'll put to use right away. It answers the tough questions and is written so that anyone can understand it. Once...

    • The Professional's Guide to Maintenance and Reliability Terminology
    • The Professional's Guide to Maintenance and Reliability Terminology
      $ 47.00

      This book represents a significant step towards improving the knowledge of, and...

      This book represents a significant step towards improving the knowledge of, and communications between, members of the Maintenance and Reliability Profession. With more than 3000 entries, the compilation reflects a virtual explosion of commonly practiced concepts, ideas, methodologies and various approaches to maintenance and reliability improvements. An additional directory of...

    • TPM Reloaded: Total Productive Maintenance
    • TPM Reloaded: Total Productive Maintenance
      $ 38.95

      This is a challenging, innovative, and timely new look at implementing Total...

      This is a challenging, innovative, and timely new look at implementing Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) by one of the field's leading trainers and authors. The book takes into account the economic upheavals of recent years and demonstrates that TPM is less about moving maintenance tasks to operations than moving accountability...

    • Wear Debris Analysis
    • Wear Debris Analysis
      $ 89.95

      With over 70 illustrations, figures and tables, this book is a very...

      With over 70 illustrations, figures and tables, this book is a very inclusive reference. It gives a practical look at wear debris and wear particle analysis in many forms.   Author: Brian J. Roylance and Trevor M. Hunt Format: Hardback Pages: 127 Excerpt: Trend Analysis "Trend Analysis is the process...

    • Wear Particle Atlas
    • Wear Particle Atlas
      $ 145.00

      Wear particle analysis is a powerful technique for non-intrusive examination of the...

      Wear particle analysis is a powerful technique for non-intrusive examination of the oil-wetted parts of a machine. The particles contained in the lubricating oil carry detailed and important information about the condition of the machine. This information may be deduced from particle shape, composition, size distribution, and concentration. The Wear...