Trade Shows & Events

Reliable Plant 2018

Indianapolis, IN
April 17th – 19th
Booth #814


How to Properly Manage Your Oil Analysis Data

Cary Forgeron – General Manager, Bureau Veritas- Oil Analysis
April 18, 8:00 am – 8:50 am. Room 136
Many maintenance professionals do not realize how critical database management has become in the information age. This session will help you understand how oil analysis laboratories set up sample databases and what you can do to ensure you get the most out of the data you generate. Discover how to mine data histories to gain more insight beyond a single oil sample result, as well as how to organize and manage your sampling program data to maximize the value and information you are able to extract from it.

LubMat 2018

Miramar Palace
San Sebastian, Spain
June 5-6


Digital Solutions for Managing Oil Analysis Data

Sam Fisher - Global Director, Bureau Veritas - Oil Analysis
Sam has a range of experience in commercial laboratory testing and previously ran the North American minerals division for Bureau Veritas in a similar role. With over 15 years of commercial lab management experience, one consistent area of focus has been on digital solutions. In 2017 Sam sponsored a project to partner with Microsoft to leverage machine learning in the area of predictive commentary and recommendations. Sam earned his Bachelor of Science from Bath University UK, and has a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Florida.


Preventing Premature Engine Failure with Coolant Analysis

Elizabeth Nelson - Coolant Program Manager - Bureau Veritas
While oil analysis is an invaluable condition monitoring tool, it tells you very little about what is happening inside the cooling system. Coolant analysis provides the rest of the story by pinpointing coolant and cooling system issues that can lead to premature engine failure. Elizabeth Nelson has authored seven books and numerous technical papers on cooling system maintenance issues facing the industry and has trained thousands of maintenance and reliability professionals on the impact coolant analysis and cooling system maintenance can have on overall engine performance. She is a coolant analysis industry veteran with over three decades of experience in Cooling System Predictive Maintenance research and development. Over the course of her career she has managed coolant testing and analysis programs for several U.S. laboratories overseeing production, quality control, testing methodologies and data interpretation.

Asset Condition Management Symposium

New Orleans, LA
July 17-19
Booth #24 – Reliability Pavilion

Practical machinery lubrication training ensures you have enabled and empowered cross-functional stakeholders to reduce lubrication-related failures and improve reliability. The Practical Machinery Lubrication Training Course offers real solutions and advice that teach your teams how to execute a precision lubrication reliability program. Built around the body of knowledges for the International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML) and Machine Lubrication Technician (MLT) Certification, this training course is ideal for anyone who wants to master precision lubrication in support of reliability.

EVENT - Machinery Lubrication Training - 3 Day Public Course

Bureau Veritas is partnering with Des-Case to present Practical Machinery Lubrication (PML), an intensive, 3-day educational course designed to give you the theory and practical tools you’ll need to transform your lubrication program. With expert guidance from Des-Case instructor Mark Barnes, and informative “how-to” guides, you’ll complete the course knowing why and how key changes should be implemented in your organization.