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Effective Grease Practices from The Nuclear Maintenance Application Center

AMRRI's very own Mike Johnson collaborated with Rich Wurzbach and EPRI to craft "Nuclear Maintenance Applications Center: Effective Grease Practices." A word from Mike Johnson: "Speaking of Greased Bearing Problems.....  A few years ago I worked closely with MRG Laboratories' Rich Wurzbach to write a definitive statement on grease-based machine lubrication practices, addressing the topic A to [...]

By |2018-09-19T03:01:25+00:00September 18th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Do You Know the History of Labor Day?

Some facts and quotes as you celebrate Labor Day this year… (exerted from the website In 1894, Grover Cleveland made Labor Day a federal holiday after a failed attempt to break up a railroad strike. “Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers, and Labor Day 2018 occurs on Monday, [...]

By |2018-08-31T22:23:56+00:00August 31st, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Mike Johnson Quoted In “Latest In Lubrication Tech”

Mike Johnson, President and CEO of AMRRI, leads the industry in teaching and implementing precision lubrication practices," was recently quoted in the most recent edition of Plant Services. Sheila Kennedy, Contributing Editor to Plant Services calls upon Johnson for his expertise in working with maintenance management Software. Read below an exert from Plant Services: The [...]

By |2018-08-29T15:17:40+00:00August 21st, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Don’t Wait! Get Certified This Year Cleveland and Houston

MLT and MLA Level 1 Sept 17-21 Cleveland, OH, hosted by SKF Oct 15-19 Houston, TX hosted by SKF AMRRI's combined MLT/ MLA Level 1 class provides the foundational training for reliability-centered machine lubrication work practices AND oil-sample based condition assessment. This class will help you understand the positive impact that high quality lubrication practices can [...]

By |2018-08-16T18:28:14+00:00August 16th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

A Word From Mike Johnson

"Effective Machine Lubrication is the critical element for sustaining machine mechanical reliability.  Although it represents only two to four percent of your maintenance budget, it directly impacts somewhere between five and 25% of MRO saving potential, depending on the nature of machine operating conditions and of course the nature of the existing machine lubrication work plan thoroughness." Mike Johnson  Have you ever [...]

By |2018-07-19T14:22:15+00:00July 24th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

New: One Day Condition Monitoring Workshops

We’re excited to participate in complimentary one day Condition Monitoring Technology Workshops. We try to plan these throughout the year in various spots around the US so keep an eye out and hopefully we’ll be in your backyard soon! Join us in Lake Charles, LA on July 24 & Houston, TX on July 25 where [...]

By |2018-07-17T17:38:46+00:00July 17th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Did You Know AMRRI Offers Hands-On Lubrication Training?

Hands-On Lubrication Training The purpose of this course is to deliver foundational skills and knowledge to operators and lubrication technicians through a hands-on learning experience that will achieve greater understanding and retention and therefore more effective in performing required lubrication tasks. The course provides a 50/50 mix of classroom instruction and hands-on practical application of [...]

By |2018-06-29T16:25:04+00:00June 29th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

AMRRI Training Tackles the Skilled Technician Shortage

A message from Mike Johnson: ​​"The skills and talent deficit continues! Every plant we go to is looking for skilled trades - mechanics, electricians, machinists, millwrights, lubrication technicians.  This skills gap challenge will only be met when we, the employers of these positions, seek out willing candidates for this work, and put them in positions to [...]

By |2018-06-22T14:08:55+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Summer Training Schedule

Interested in attending a training class this summer? Below is a list of the courses being offered. Click the title to visit the web page with complete details. Also, online courses are always available with the cost/course listed below. Finally, at the bottom is a brief video from Mike Johnson explaining why training with AMRRI [...]

By |2018-06-05T15:20:34+00:00June 5th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

What is the Value of Machine Lubrication Training on Your Site?

A Message From Mike: Consider this: the money you spend on lubricants represents only 1% of your net maintenance budget. (2% if your site makes paper, 3% if your site makes metal).  Your Machine Lubrication Labor component should represent another 2-4% of your maintenance budget.  How WELL you deploy the lubricant and labor Directly Impacts [...]

By |2018-05-23T21:40:08+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments