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ABS Group to Present on Reliability Based Maintenance and Conduct Live Technology Demos at MaximoWorld 2023

August 3, 2023

(Houston) – ABS Group, a leading global operational risk management company, will deliver a presentation and conduct two live technology demonstrations during this year’s MaximoWorldconference in Phoenix, Arizona, at the JW Marriot Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, August 7-10.  MaximoWorld is focused on IBM Maximo and best practices around the software, and ABS Group is uniquely positioned to speak on the technology as the company continuously implements and upgrades Maximo, as well as helps companies weave it into their reliability strategies.

WHO: Jason Smith, Business Development Director at ABS Group, and Joe Nichols, Co-Founder and CEO of Itus Digital, will present a joint session. Additionally, two separate live demos will be conducted by Russ Mokrouz, Operations Director at ABS Group, and Walter Betsill, Sr. Manager of Operations at ABS Group.

WHAT: Join ABS Group and Itus Digital for an interactive discussion and case study on leveraging predefined configurations and libraries to turbocharge the implementation of Reliability Based Maintenance (RBM) with the Maximo solution to increase asset performance, optimize maintenance spend and focus your critical assets.

In addition, ABS Group will conduct a live demo on IBM Maximo RBM Accelerator, as ABS Group has developed an RBM (Reliability Based Maintenance) accelerator to support “best in class” asset performance optimizations through an easy-to-use design model. Another live demo will be held on IBM Maximo Refrigerant Tracking, to demonstrate the Refrigerant Tracking solution developed by ABS Group in support of chemical management using IBM Maximo framework.


IBM Maximo RBM Accelerator (Demo)

  • Presented by Russ Mokrouz
  • August 9, 2023, 9:00-9:20 AM MST
  • Grand Canyon Foyer

IBM Maximo Refrigerant Tracking (Demo)

  • Presented by Walter Betsill
  • August 9, 2023, 9:20-9:40 AM MST
  • Grand Canyon Foyer

Driving Value Creation with Maximo EAM Through Accelerators (Presentation)

  • Presented by Jason Smith and Joe Nichols
  • August 9, 2023, 3:15 PM-4:00 PM MST
  • Grand Sonoran J

WHERE: JW Marriot Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona.

MEDIA: ABS Group’s Business Development Director, Jason Smith, and Operations Director, Russ Mokrouz, are available for briefings by request to discuss any topics around Maximo and reliability. Those who want to connect with the ABS Group team can reach out to to schedule a 30-minute meeting to be held in person or virtually. Alternatively, you can connect directly with ABS Group using the details listed here.


Mercedez McManus
ABS Group Media Relations

About ABS Consulting

ABSG Consulting Inc. (ABS Consulting) is part of ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of ABS (, one of the world’s leading marine and offshore classification societies. The subsidiary was recently named one of America’s Best Consulting Firms of 2022 by Forbes. With over 50 years of risk management and safety experience, ABS Consulting provides data-driven risk and reliability solutions and technical services that help clients confirm the integrity, quality and efficiency of critical assets and operations. Headquartered in Spring, Texas, ABS Consulting operates with more than 1,000 professionals across the globe serving the marine and offshore, oil, gas and chemical, government, power and energy and industrial sectors.

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