Avoiding equipment fires with High Quality Work Instructions

Imagine a large hydraulic excavator working on a mining or construction site. Sure, it’s being driven by workers with appropriate licenses and the job itself has safety and risk management processes like toolbox talks, but a lot of the safety information still exists in large manuals, cross-referenced with disparate information from OEMs and previous jobs, […]

Identifying and Fixing Gaps in SAP Master Data

Background Glencore Coal Australia deployed SAP as their ERP and asset management system in 2016. Glencore Coal sites have been adding Maintenance Tasks, Maintenance Plans/Items & Bill of Materials on a site-by-site basis. While some good information was added to SAP, lack of a consistent approach led to the following issues: Not all parts had […]