SPM announces partnership with Mobius Institute to Provide ISO-Certified Vibration Analysis Training

SPM Instrument introduces Mobius Institute training at the SPM Academy in Strängnäs, Sweden to provide ISO 18436 Certified Vibration Analysis Training to its condition monitoring customers.

SPM Instrument today announced its partnership with Mobius Institute, the premier provider of condition monitoring products and services, to expand its vibration analysis training at the SPM Academy in Strängnäs, Sweden. With this partnership, SPM Instrument will now extend its capabilities of providing instruments, software and knowledge to the industrial market by adding ISO certified vibration analysis training to its customers.

SPM offers a wide range of products from high-tech portable instruments to online monitoring systems and comprehensive software systems. SPM's intelligent solutions make an excellent foundation for a proactive approach to maintenance, providing plants with a complete picture of machinery condition. SPM's advanced and easy-to-use products detect fault conditions well in advance, allowing effective scheduling of planned maintenance and repairs to avoid interruption of the production process. SPM Academy will be adopting Mobius Institute Category I and II vibration analysis courses as a Mobius Institute Authorized Training Center and as a Mobius Institute Board of Certification Authorized Examination Center.

Mobius Institute has training centre coverage in nearly 60 countries and through its global Training Management System (TMS), it is the only training company that can provide consistent and high-quality ISO 18436 certified industrial machine vibration analysis training through its partners. Mobius Institute trains and certifies more students than any vibration analysis training organization in the world. Mobius' unique approach to training utilizes extensive interactive simulators and animations that convey complex concepts in ways that are easily understood by a wide range of personnel, which has proven to be more successful than any competitive training program.

"We are proud to partner with Mobius Institute to provide ISO certified vibration analysis training as part of our portfolio through our international training academy in Strängnäs. The quality of Mobius institute's training programs is an excellent fit with the quality of service our customers expect from us," says Stefan Lindberg, MD of SPM Instrument.

"SPM Instrument is a recognized leader and respected member of the global condition monitoring product manufacturing market. Their decision to partner with Mobius Institute to provide vibration analysis training and certification demonstrates how much they value our brand," says Jason Tranter, Founder and Managing Director of Mobius Institute. "We are delighted to be associated with SPM and their efforts to make their customers more successful in both Sweden and throughout the world."

About SPM Instrument:

Since 1970, SPM Instrument has been at the frontline of technical development and has continuously presented new measuring techniques and instruments. Today, measuring equipment from SPM can be found in industries all over the world. SPM created the original bearing shock pulse diagnostic method known as True SPM® and is commonly recognized as the best method for measuring bearing condition on rotating machinery. SPM Instrument's multiple technologies also enable large scale, cost-efficient condition monitoring of industrial machinery. The SPM head office is located in Strängnäs, Sweden, where R&D, as well as production and market support, are found. The SPM Group employs about 220 devoted professionals worldwide.

About Mobius Institute:

Mobius Institute offers unique and easily understandable vibration analysis training and certification that follows ISO standards to Predictive Maintenance (PdM) technicians and Reliability Engineers, allowing companies to operate at higher levels of availability and profitability. Mobius Institute trains more analysts than any other vibration analysis training organization. Mobius' key advantage is its contemporary delivery of vibration analysis material using extensive 3D animations and advanced simulation tools that make complex concepts easy to understand and remember. Mobius training is delivered in 50 countries through classroom and onsite courses, web-based mentored courses and through a complete line of standalone computer-based DVD products sold under the Mobius iLearn brand.