An innovative, solutions-driven professional commanding over 20 years of progressive success in maintenance and reliability systems, asset, operations, and project management, along with mechanical engineering and consulting. Accomplished and entrepreneurial leader providing additional expertise in mechanical and software, design vibration monitoring and analysis as well as strong knowledge in most predictive maintenance methods as well as the PAS55 standard and developing ISO55000 standard. A member of Standards Council of Canada (“SCC”) Mirror Committee on ISO TC 251 Asset Management, contributing to the development of ISO 5500 Asset Management series of standards (ISO 55000 – Overview, Principles and Terminology; Asset Management – ISO 55001 – Requirements; and Asset Management – ISO 55002 – Guidelines for Application of the Requirements).
Forward-thinking strategist known for providing guidance and leadership to start-up organizations as well as established asset intensive industries. Well versed in various maintenance methodologies, including TPM, RCM, BCM, and VDM, among others. Adaptable and detail-oriented team player possessing record of achievement improving processes, streamlining operations, enhancing quality, and implementing best practices.
Passionate about Reliability Engineering & Asset Management. The first individual to start a consultancy firm focusing on Reliability and Maintenance Management in Iceland. The founding partner of the Icelandic Maintenance Association and the Chairman of that Association from its foundation until 2012, upon moving to Canada.
Strong background in mechanical engineering, with focus on maintenance strategy, management, reliability engineering, systems and operation, consulting, mechanical and software design, operation coordination and project management, good knowledge in various condition monitoring techniques; Vibration monitoring and analysis, Thermal Imaging, Acoustic Emission, Motor Current Analysis etc.
A seasoned lecturer on matters related to asset management strategy, maintenance management and reliability engineering.