Travis Richardson

LPD Services Manager

About Travis

Travis Richardson is the LPD Services Manager for Noria Corporation. He holds a Level II Machine Lubrication Technician (MLT) certification and a Level II Machine Lubricant Analyst (MLA) certification through the International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML). Before joining Noria, Travis spent time as a reliability technician at a rendering plant and as a service technician for dehydration units in the oil and gas industry. As a service tech, he gained extensive knowledge on the working parts and rebuilds of rotating equipment, pumps and compressors. His passion is helping plants make the transition from reactive maintenance to a world-class lubrication program.

Fields of Specialization

  • Lubrication
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Maintenance and Reliability
  • Process Improvement
  • Condition-Based Maintenance
  • Compressor Stations
  • Troubleshooting
  • Strategic Planning
  • Oil Analysis
  • Oil & Gas
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance
  • Project Management
  • Team Building
  • Team Leadership


  • Machine Lubrication Technician (MLT) Level II, International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML)
  • Machine Lubricant Analyst (MLA) Level II, International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML)
  • Lean Manufacturing, SFI


  • Austin Community College, Fire Science