Proactive Maintenance can only occur when Leadership "Sees the Value" in it


Upcoming Training

Knowledge if the Foundational Requirements for any skill.

Preventive Maintenance Best Practices plus PM Optimization

This workshop was designed based on Ricky Smith's over 30 years experience in Maintenance and Reliability working with hundreds of companies in North American and Worldwide.

Ricky worked for Alcoa Mt Holly which was one of three plants in the world ever certified as "World Class Maintenance".

The takeaways from this class is a strategy to take any PM Program to the next level.

The course brochure can be downloaded above.

Maintenance Best Repair Practices (plus CMRT exam option)

Maintenance Best Repair Practices includes understanding what best practices in PM, PdM, Maintenance Planning and Scheduling, Criticality of Accurate Work Order Close Out, Failure Reporting, Analysis, and Corrective Action System (FRACAS) plus Mechanical and Electrical Best Repair Practices..  The CMRT Exam can be offered for those interested.

These are the "Facts" concerning effective training

  • Knowledge of  known "Maintenance Best Practices" is critical to any organization.
  • Preventive Maintenance in most organization could use taking that next step to optimization.
  • Receiving Buy-In by Maintenance Techs what Proactive Maintenance looks like is critical
  • Maintenance cost are not controllable in most organizations
  • Even the best Maintenance Organizations could improve
  • Knowledge is the Foundation of any skill

Download of the Week

Why All Maintenance Organizations Need Repeatable Procedure

Great Article by Jack Nicholas and Ricky Smith

Repeatable procedures  are critical to ensure everyone performs the same work every time to specifications until new information presents itself.

Think about it, have you ever forgotten anything? Procedures are written by technicians and are followed to get the same expected results every time.

Download PDF Copy of This Paper

About Us

Experienced Professionals Focused on Results


Maintenance Best Practices Education, Consulting, and Certification in North America and Europe.

A Focus on Results


The first step is for us to work with you and come up with a plan to get the results you need. Through our Knowledge and Experience of Maintenance and  Reliability Best Practices we bring the right solution to any issue. 

Knowledge is the foundation of Skills


Don't wait! Contact us for a free phone consultation. Let us help you figure out your best next steps are. The sooner you have a plan of action, the better your chances of taking the correct steps to get the results you want. 

Maintenance Best Practices Training and Consulting by Ricky Smith CMRP, CMRT, CRL and his associates and ready meet your needs.

Maintenance and Reliability Career Opportunities

Best Practices Training plus CMRP Exam - Paramaribo, Suriname

SMRP Job Board

You do not need to be a member to apply for any position. If the SMRP Job Board helped you in your career move, the next step should be to join a local SMRP where practitioners  learn from practitioners.

ReliabilityWeb Job Board

Great job board which offers opportunities in North America in many parts of the world.

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Clemson, South Carolina, United States

(864) 722-3086


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09:00 am – 05:00 pm