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How to Develop and Implement a Successful Maintenance Training Program., R. Smith
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Check out the IPT maintenance series. Topics: Mechanical, Electrical, Crane & Rigging, P/PM, Fasteners, Pipe Fabricating, Metal Fabricating, Industrial Safety, Blueprint Reading, & Hydraulics
Need a great book on motor repair and motor controls?: "Electric Motor Repair" by Rosenberg/Hand

Valves, Valves More Valves. The ideal desk reference or traning text on industrial valves... "The Valve Primer" by Brent Stojkov.

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Maintenance Chat Maintenance Hot Sites Maintenance Articles Maintenance Books
Industry.net Discussion Group
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Strategic Work Systems, Inc.
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Tell Us About Your New Finds !!
The Benefits of Proactive Fluid Condition Control.,
J Mayo
Keeping Skilled Employees:
Your Future Depends On It
Robert M Williamson
The Importance of Shaft Alignment J. Piotrowski
Maintenance at the Millenium Joy LePree/IMPO Magazine
The Importance of Predictive Maintenance Robert Eade
Check out the ultimate bearing maintenance bible: The SKF Bearing Maintenance Handbook
New Comprehensive Pocket Guide To Industrial Safety:
IPT's Saftey First Handbook.
The best pocket reference for the electrical specialist:
"Electrical Pal" by Paul Rosenberg

General Maintenance Links
Topic Area Organizations Commercial Sites Magazines
General Maintenance Society of Manufacturing Engrs.
Assoc. for Facilities Engineering
Institute of Industrial Engineers
Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals
International Maint. Institute
Plant-Maintenance.com
TPM Online

MaintenanceWorld
FacilitiesNet
FacilityManagement.com
Business Industrial Network
Manufacturing Marketplace
Manufacturing and Industrial Resource Center
Bi-Cycle
IPMO
Maintenance Technology
Plant Engineering

Plant Services Magazine
Mantenance Journal (AU)
Plant Eng & Maint (CN)
Plant & Works Engrg. (UK)
Facilities Eng Journal
Engineer's Digest

Mechanical

 

Power Transmission Dist. Assn.
Amer. Society of Mech. Engrs.
Amer. Gear Manufacturers Assn.
Assn. of International Motion Engineers
Material Handling Industry of America
Amer Chain Assn.
Amer. Bearing Mfgs. Assn.
Bearing Specialists Assn.
National Indus Belting Assn.
Mechanical Power Trans Assn.
Mech. Eng Virtual Library
Union Millwright.com
The Power Transmission Home Page
The Gear Industry Home Page
SKF Bearings

TImken Bearings
Torrington Bearings
Interchange Inc.
Falk Corporation

Lovejoy Couplings
Rexnord
Gates Rubber
Boston Gear
Martin Sprocket & Gear
T.B. Woods, Inc.
Emerson Power Transmission
Assembly Magazine
ASME Journal of Mechanical Design
Drives & Controls Online (UK)
Eureka Magazine
Gear Technology
I
ndustrial Technology (UK)

Machine Design
Mechanical Engineering Mag.
Power Transmisssion Design

Product Design & Development
Motion Magazine

Electrical

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American Nuclear Society
Electric Power Research Inst.
Inst. of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Nat'l Electrical Contractors Assn.

Nat'l Electrical Manufacturers Assn. (NEMA)
Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
Nat. Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (Electrical)
American Electronics Assn.
ElectricNet
Electricity Forum
Fluke Instrument
Allen Bradley

Automation Direct
Baldor Motors
Cutler-Hammer
Eaton

Reliance Electric
Nat. Elec Code Connection
Electrician's Toolbox
Motor Control.com
Square D Corporation
Drives Magazine
EC&M Magazine

Electrical Contracting
Electrical Contractor Magazine
Electrician.Com

Electricity Today (CN)
Motion Magazine
Nuclear Plant Journal
Power

Power Engineering
Transmission & Distributions
Motor Control
Instrumentation & Control The International Society for Measurement and Control (ISA)
ISA-Canada (CN)

Measurement Control and Automation Assn.
British Automation and Robotics Assn. (UK)
Robotics Industry Assn
Davis Instruments Fisher-Rosemount
Foxboro
Honeywell

Moore Products
National Instruments
Omega Engineering
Wonderware

Yokogawa
Control Magazine
Control Engineering
I&CS Magazine
Instrumentation & Automation News

InTech Magazine
Sensors Magazine
Flow Control
Measurments & Control
Fluid Power National Fluid Power Association
Canadian Fluid Power Association (CN)
Fluid Power Distributors Assn.
Fluid Power Education Foundation
The Fluid Power Society
Bimba
Clippard
Danfoss

Norgren
Parker Hannifin
Rexroth
SMC Pneumatics
Vickers (Eaton)
Fluid Power Net
Pneumatics Online
Hydraulics & Pneumatics
Hydraulics & Pneumatics (UK)
Pneumatics Online
The Fluid Power Journal
Fluid Power Web


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P/PM - Reliability

Vibration Institute
Society of Tribologists & Lube Engrs
Machinery Information Mgmt. Open Systems Alliance (MIMOSA)
National Information Center for Reliability Engineering
Canadian Machinery & Vibration Assn (CN)
Society of Reliability Engineers
Reliability Center, Inc.
Bentley Nevada
Computational Sys. Inc. (CSI)

Entek-IRD
Noria Corporation

PdMA Corp
Predict-DLI
Reliability Direct.com

SKF Condition Monitoring
UE Systems
Vibration Specialty Corp
Wilcoxon Research

Reliability Magazine
Coxmoor Publishing (UK)
Journal of Sound & Vibration
Practicing Oil Analysis
Noise & Vibration Worldwide (UK)

Journal of Vibration and Control

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Amer. Soc. of Heating, Refrig. & Air Cond. Engrs. (ASHRAE)
Air Cond and Refrigeration Institute (ARI)
Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA)
Refrigeration Service Engineers Society
The Cooling Tower Institute
IEA Heat Pump Center
Amer. Boiler Mrgs. Assn.
HVAC Online
HVAC Mall
HVAC Web
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Carrier Corporation
Johnson Controls
Lennox
Rheem

Trane Corporation
York International Corporation
Snips Online
ASHRAE Journal Online
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HPAC Interactive
HVAC/R Directory and Source Guide

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Petro-Chemical American Petroleum Institute
American Chemical Society
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Valve Manufacturer Assn.
Amer Inst of Chemical Engrs.
Chemical Education Foundation

Chemical Manufacturing Assn.
National Assn. of Drilling Contractors
Water Quality Assn.
PetroPages
PETEX

The Energy Net (Gulf Pub)
Online Valve Magazine
Pumps and Filtration Online

Pump Zone
The McNally Institute (Pumps)

ITT Engineered Valves
Goulds Pumps
Ingersoll-Dresser Pumps
Milton Roy Pumps
Chemical Engineering
Chemical Equipment
Chemical Processing

Chemical Week
ChemIndustry.com

Hydrocarbon Processing
Online Valve Magazine
Pipe Line & Gas Industry

Pumping Technology
Pumps and Systems Magazine
World Oil
Other Society of Automotive Engineers
Amer. Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
American Society for Quality Control
Amer. Welding Society

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)
American Waterworks Assn.
Water Environment Federation
McMaster-Carr
Thomas Register
WW Grainger
VWR Scientific
Allied Electronics

Maintenance Warehouse
Manhattan Supply (MSC)

Harbor Freight
IndustryLink
MRO-Explorer
Manufacturing.net
AutoDesk (AutoCAD)
Machine Design
Quality Digest

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Pulp and Paper.Net
New Steel
Managing Automation
Water Technology
American Machinist
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