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New Feature to Report Points and Directions of Vibration Measurements
Power-MI launches the new feature for reporting of points and directions of measurement of vibrations. Vibration analysis reports often require showing the points that were selected to collect the vibration readings. The vibration analyst selects the vibration measurement points to place the sen...» Read more
Power-MI Onboarding Process
The onboarding process is an assistant that will open automatically for new Power-MI users and that will allow you to define the initial configuration of your predictive maintenance management through these tasks: * Add team members * Create the asset hierarchy * Write or review the first repo...» Read more
"Power-MI improves the efficiency and effectiveness of the predictive maintenance process" (Confiabilidad Industrial Magazine)
The editors of the "Confiabilidad Industrial" (Industrial Reliability) Magazine conducted a Power-MI test for condition-based maintenance management. The maintenance experts made inspection reports in the cloud and evaluated the results. The conclusion of the Power-MI evaluation was: "During the...» Read more
Updated Power-MI Asset Taxonomy According to ISO 14224:2016
A taxonomy is a systematic classification of items into generic groups based on factors possibly common to several of the items. Standardization of the asset taxonomy facilitates the exchange of information between e.g. plants, owners, manufacturers and contractors. Assets in Power-MI are now na...» Read more
The History of Our Logo
The original Power-MI logo is slightly different than the current one. The original logo was made around 2014, and its original design was inspired by rotating vibrations inside an electric motor. When we started our market tests for the development of a predictive maintenance platform, we began...» Read more
Is Shaft Alignment Predictive Maintenance?
Shaft alignment by concept is a corrective maintenance task. The shaft is moved to achieve more efficient power transmission. Traditionally installing dial indicators, adjusting and measuring only to take readings and then not correct, is a useless task. The incorporation in the industry of las...» Read more
Why Is Nobody Reading Your Predictive Maintenance Reports?
One of the main upsets of the predictive maintenance experts is that they state that nobody reads their reports. During meetings or when they speak to their clients, they realize that their reports have not been read. This is more common than you think. Don’t you think it is a waste of time to...» Read more
The new industrial revolution, known as Industry 4.0, brings us a new vision of how to generate smart factories. The first industrial revolution introduced mechanized production with the steam machine, the second introduced mass production with the electric motor, and the third introduced proce...» Read more
The Four Industrial Revolutions
When the German Federal Government presented the concept of Industry 4.0 at the Hannover fair in 2011, they did not calculate the media hype and the adoption of the concept, both in the industry and the broader society. Although the original idea was to create a multidisciplinary working team wi...» Read more
Predictive Maintenance Records
All predictive maintenance must count on a record, not only a report’s record but also a record of the maintenance tasks that are performed on the assets. A good predictive maintenance management considers not only the documentation of the predictive inspection reports but also that of all the ...» Read more
What is Power-MI?
Power-MI is a cloud based solution that allows you to design & manage your condition-based maintenance plan integrating all techniques into one platform. Easy reporting, automatic work orders and CMMS integration.Read more