Newmister, C.

SKF, Austin, Texas

is an account manager for reliability end-user customers with SKF USA. He has two decades of experience in the oil and gas and hydrocarbon processing industries, and has been involved in machinery reliability sales and service centered on the US Gulf Coast for most of that time, serving with SKF for five years. Mr. Newmister is a member of the Houston Chapter of the Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals and has presented related material at numerous conferences. He earned a BS degree in physics at Central Methodist University in Fayette, Missouri.

Project Management: Protect operating margins with outsourced asset management

The oil and gas sector is under pressure to maintain operating margins. Although oil prices have stabilized in recent months, they have, nonetheless, fallen dramatically in the last year. This has bee..