Monthly Archives: December 2015

How to Construct a Lube Supply Agreement.

Establishing corporate contracts to purchase materials, particularly lubricants, holds a bittersweet appeal to many. Mill personnel work closely with their vendors, in some cases for a prolonged period, to establish business relationships that will deliver results when the chips are down. While it makes good sense to bundle purchases together in order to leverage increased…
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Machine Lubrication Technician Job Description

The Machine Lubrication Technician Level I  is an important job. PLSI’s job description for a MLT is highlighted below: routine relubrication with oil and grease lubricant contamination control practices machine inspections and troubleshooting automatic lubrication systems inspection and troubleshooting oil analysis (sample collection and handling, analysis, resolution of issues) for all lubricated mechanical systems and…
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PLSI to give away LubeCoach Apps for iOS at IMC in Daytona Beach

PLSI is giving away 25 LubeCoach Apps to the first 25 people that visit their booth (402) at IMC December 7-11.  These iOS apps, valued at $300, are an innovative and easy to use tool that can help assign the correct volume and frequency to grease lubricated element bearings….literally at your fingertips. Stop by booth 402 at IMC…
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Mike Johnson to Present at IMC in Daytona Beach

Mike Johnson will be presenting “Managing Risk Associated with Contractor Based Lubrication Services” on Monday, December 7th at 11:15am at IMC in Daytona Beach. Contractor-based machine lubrication programs are very popular in mining and heavy industry in Australia, India and Brasil, and contractor lead programs are growing in popularity in North America. This presentation will…
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