The Death of Reliability

Is it Too Late to Resurrect the Last, True Competitive Advantage?

Published by: Industrial Press August 2017

250 Pages, hardcover

Print ISBN: 9780831136222

Print price: $44.95

Also available as an ebook.

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Welcome to the online home of my book, The Death of Reliability: Is it Too Late to Resurrect the Last True Competitive Advantage?

The question it asks is: Are we facing the death of reliability? Some believe this is the case, particularly when it comes to reliability leadership. Without qualified leaders, there can be no true reliability, and as such, companies are losing out on the one real competitive advantage available to them today. Beyond the “what” and “why” of reliability found in other resources, my book offers the true “how to” of reliability.

Industrial Press and I hope you are thoroughly enjoying the book, and we want to assist you in the resurrection of your last true competitive advantage: reliability. To help you in reaching your goals, we have created this website so you can have access to additional material that did not fit into the book. This includes several templates to help as you develop some of the typical forms that are used in managing your organization’s reliability efforts. To access this supplementary material, click on the links provided below.

If you do not find something you would like, give me a call at 520-254-9706 or email me at If you email me, make sure you give me a call-back number. Whenever possible, I will answer inquiries on the phone. I look forward to speaking with you.

Dr. Nathan C. Wright

Links to Online Materials to Download from this Site

Example of ElectricianReliability Budget Template
Example of Maintenance InspectorReliability Checkbook Template
Example of Maintenance TechnicianSample 5 Year Reliability Plan Template
Example of TribologistSample Current Year Reliability Plan Template
Financial ImpactSample Work Order Questions
Project Justification TemplateThroughput Calculator