Through regular schedule vibration analysis, we collect vibration readings on a regular schedule, analyze and follow the trends over time. This will give us the ability to set alarms so we can catch issues at the first sign. With the routine vibration monitoring we will be able to have the historical data and see where re-occurring issues are and what needs to be done to resolve them.
Regular collection periods can be 1, 2 or every 3 months depending upon type of machine and its importance.
In addition to vibration we are also monitoring the operating temperature of the various points in the machine system. Temperatures are also a good indicator of problems.