S1: E6 Navigating Maintenance Realities: Insights with Matthew Knuth

Join us for an enlightening episode of the UpKeep Pledge Pros Podcast featuring Matthew Knuth, Condition Monitoring Solutions Engineer at SPM Instrument.


Welcome to the latest episode of the Pledge Pros Podcast! Join us as we delve into the world of maintenance with our special guest, industry expert Matthew Knuth from SPM Instrument.

In this episode, we explore Matthew's extensive 25-year journey in the field, starting from his roots in central Wisconsin's industrial landscape to his role at SPM Instrument, a leading condition monitoring solutions provider. With a wealth of experience in condition-based maintenance, including oil analysis, vibration, and thermography, Matthew offers valuable insights into the importance of reliable data and well-defined Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in achieving maintenance excellence.

Tune in as we discuss the challenges and opportunities in the maintenance industry, debunking myths surrounding the hype of online monitoring and vibration sensors. Matthew shares his straightforward, asset-based approach to condition monitoring, emphasizing the need for practical solutions tailored to each organization's unique needs.

Don't miss this insightful conversation packed with actionable advice for optimizing maintenance operations and maximizing asset reliability.

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