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Welcome to Eruditio, LLC

Over the past decade, we’ve all seen the havoc that has crippled our economy. Wages have been cut, jobs have been lost, and manufacturers closed their doors by the thousands.

Profit was razor thin and in the 11th hour the companies who survived the economic crash were not those who cut hundreds or thousands of employees off the pay roll, but the companies that were dedicating to optimizing there processes and providing their employees with the necessary disciplines and training to stabilize and sustain.

Eruditio, LLC was built on the beliefs that a profitable and stable reliability & maintenance culture is an educated reliability & maintenance culture. We provide an online toolbox full of real world tips, techniques, and training your business can implement to achieve world-class efficiency and bring profit back to industry.

We cover every aspect of the reliability & maintenance process depending on your specific needs. From core fundamentals that will allow your organization to build a solid maintenance foundation, to the advanced techniques that have been refined over 12+ years of real-world experience on the shop floors by our founder James Kovacevic, MMP, CMRP

Who Is Eruditio, LLC

Eruditio, LLC is focused on bringing profitability to manufacturers, ensuring jobs and prosperous communities.

To make industry a better place; where individuals and manufacturers possess the resources, knowledge, and courage to sustainably lower their operating costs through best in class Maintenance, Reliability and Asset  Management best practices.

We are guided by a simple philosophy: that Eruditio, LLC occurs when people are engaged, processes are embedded and technology is embraced to provide unique solutions aligned with the business needs and goals.
Our promise is to exceed your expectations in every aspect of business, we will not be satisfied unless you achieve the results you desire.  We will do everything in our power to improve the profitability of your operation.

Our Crazy Skills

Maintenance Planning & Scheduling 90
Spare Parts Management 95
Equipment Strategy Development 85
People Development 75
Asset Management Assessments 85
Asset Management Plans 85
Asset Integrity 90

Meet Our Team

James Kovacevic
James KovacevicFounder & Principal Consultant
James is a trainer, speaker, and consultant that specializes in bringing profitability, productivity, availability, and sustainability to manufacturers around the globe.

Through his career James has made it his personal mission to make industry a profitable place; where individuals and manufacturers possess the resources, knowledge and courage to sustainably lower their operating costs.

Focused on providing the discipline and training needed to strengthen reliability, maintenance management, asset management, as well as strategy and implementation.

James is both a PEMAC and SMRP certified maintenance professional, as well as a Certified Asset Management Assessor.

Ali Bashir
Ali BashirSenior Consultant
Ali is Registered Professional Engineer with Masters in Mechanical Engineering from McGill University. He has 11 years’ expertise in Maintenance and Reliability, Asset Management System, Business Process Optimization and Operational Excellence. Ali has implemented several Asset Management Systems and Reliability Improvement Programs through effective implementation of business processes, performance management practices, training and cross functional integration with other core business functions. Some of the key achievements have been optimization of capital and operational expenses through asset management initiatives, improvement asset productivity and uptime, development of contractor management methodology, implementation of maintenance and reliability business process improvements, development of performance management programs for asset management, implementation of asset management strategies, plans and procedures.

His core competency lies within the maintenance and reliability world, specifically, RAM modeling, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Asset Criticality Assessments, CMMS implementation, Asset Master Data Management, Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), etc. Ali has helped several clients within the Oil and Gas, Mining and Manufacturing industries to achieve operational excellence through effective asset management practices.


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