8 Steps To Operational Excellence

The right people want to do good work. Nothing inspires a team of quality employees quite like embracing a culture of excellence. They want to be proud of the work they do. They want to truly be fulfilled, knowing that they are doing things the right way. If you want...

Common Sense Approach to NERC CMEP

If you were asked today about a significant day in the past, would you be able to provide evidence of important operating practices from that day? Would you be able to produce evidence that important operating steps were taken? We often encounter staff responsible for...

Taking Note in 2019

Throughout my life, wise people seemed to all have the same advice for me no matter what field I worked in. “Take good notes!” It seems easy enough and I think most of us would agree that it is good advice. But many of us (including myself) get busy and do not make...

Calculated Fields – Saving Time and Getting Things Right

What’s the pressure differential across that pump?  It’s simple if we have pressure gauges on the inlet and outlet right?            Δp = inletPSIG – outletPSIG Some might say, “hey, I can calculate that in my head.” Sure you can, but why would you want to?  Take...