Dr Maxine WatsonPartner
Dr Maxine Watson is an independent consultant with over 36 years’ experience in the power and oil and gas industries specialising in life management, reliability and prevention offailure in rotating machinery. Maxine is well known globally for her work in rootcause analysis and asset life extension.
Maxine has performed many strategic projects in asset integrity management, business continuity management, root cause failure analysis, safetyand engineering risk management, failure prevention, commissioning issues, engineering due diligence, maintenance optimization, overhaul and repair schemes and best practice implementation.
She regularlyChairs and presents at industry events and devises and presents training courses and workshops for engineers. Maxine is the Gas Turbines Life Cycle Moderator for the IGTC and is the former Chair of both the Gas Turbine Users Forum and Geothermal Steam Turbine Users Group.
2:15 PM How to Optimize Plant Schedules for Efficient MRO Budget Spend & Maximum Plant Availability? Weighing Life-Extending Upgrades & Repairs Against Downtime Duration
- How often does unplanned failure boil down to protocol breach in operations?
- Finding the sweet spot: striking the right balance between operational man-hours and optimal maintenance
- Boosting performance monitoring and process visibility for keeping equipment in top-performing condition
- Balancing priorities and mindsets: How best to incentivise performance for optimum M&O?