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Matt Adams

Matt Adams is a technical consultant at Noria Corporation, concentrating in the field of predictive maintenance. A resourceful, team-oriented individual, he works to gain respect and knowledge with the ultimate goal of exceeding expectations. Matt has experience in multiple condition-based maintenance technologies and focuses the majority of his attention on lubrication program development, training and general consulting. Prior to joining Noria, he spent seven years in the fossil and nuclear power generation industry in the predictive maintenance field for Tennessee Valley Authority and four years in the manufacturing industry functioning in an industrial engineering role for A.O. Smith Water Products Co.

Fields of Specialization

  • Lubrication
  • Oil Analysis
  • Vibration Analysis
  • Infrared Analysis
  • Motor Current Analysis
  • Ultrasound Testing
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance
  • Condition Based Maintenance
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Maintenance Management
  • Systems Engineering
  • Defect Elimination
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Team Building

Certifications

  • Machine Lubrication Technician (MLT) Level I, International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML)
  • Machine Lubricant Analyst (MLA) Level III, International Council for Machinery Lubrication (ICML)
  • Vibration Category II, Mobius Institute Board of Certification (MIBoC)
  • Infrared Category II, FLIR ITC
  • Certified Reliability Leader (CRL), Association for Maintenance Professionals (AMP)
  • Six Sigma Green Belt, Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)

Education

  • Austin Peay State University, Bachelor’s Degree, Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Publications

  • “How Controlling Three Contaminants Significantly Reduces Machine Failures”, Machinery Lubrication, October 2018
  • “Developing and Sustaining a Reliability Culture in Lubrication”, Machinery Lubrication, February 2019

Conference Presentations

  • The Power of Correlating Lubrication, Vibration, and Infrared Analysis Results, Machinery Lubrication Conference 2018
  • Leveraging Multiple CBM Technologies in Concert, Reliable Plant Conference 2019
  • How to Develop and Sustain a Reliability Culture in Lubrication, Reliable Plant Conference 2019