As part of the Asset Management Council's webinar series, Mark Mackenzie, Strategic Consulting Manager, K2 Technology and Asset Management Council board member will present an introduction to reliability, on 15 September 2015 at 2 PM AEST.

Speaker Profile

Mark is the Strategic Consulting Manager at K2 Technology as well as an Adjunct Associate Professor at UWA. He has over 25 years of experience in asset management as well as maintenance and reliability. His certifications include Certified Fellow in Asset Management (CFAM), Certified Professional Engineer (CPENG), Fellow of the Institute of Engineers Australia (FIEAust), and Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP). Mark has also led asset management teams within BHP Billiton Iron Ore, where he held various managerial roles.

What you will learn 

Efficient and proactive maintenance and reliability practices bring extensive added value to an organisation, this webinar will introduce you to the following reliability concepts:

  • The Basics - Some of the basics you will learn are: What is reliability, maintainability and availability and why are they important? How your company can benefit from an increase in reliability and reliability knowledge.
  • Data Capture and Analysis - Recording large amounts of data doesn’t help if you don’t know what to do with it. Learn how to manage, analyze, and use your data to to understand failures and improve practices.
  • Reliability Predictions - With your understanding of your data you can learn how to predict the reliability of you assets, the spares required and how much down time you will have. This will help your organisation better plan and budget future maintenance activities.

Who should attend

Whether you are a senior manager or a beginning engineer, anyone who wishes to appropriate best-practice techniques to achieve reliability improvements across the asset life cycle should attend.


The price is $30 for AM Council members and $50 for non-AM Council members.

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