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Reliability and Asset Management

Eric Ayanegui, CRL, CPMM Director – Operations Engineering Solutions

In this talk, I will focus on the topic of Reliability and Asset Management, including a brief introduction to the topic and introduction to some of the new technologies that will be affecting equipment maintenance in the future.  In addition, I will be introducing the students to free Reliability and Asset Management tools available to them.


Eric Ayanegui is one of the Technical leaders at CINTAS Corporation, directing engineering, reliability,quality and safety initiatives across industrial sites across North America. He is a member of the CINTAS Corporate Executive Faculty, teaching reliability and asset management.  He has over 25 years of experience in the industrial laundry industry in technical roles in production, engineering, quality, distribution and safety.  He has been involved in industry leading efforts in reliability and safety.  He is a multiple UPTIME Award Winner from the International Maintenance Conference.  He is current member of the Leadership Board of Cullen College of Engineering and an advisory board member of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Houston, University of Minnesota and Lawrence Technological University.  He is also a current member of the advisory board of Industrial Technology at University of Texas -Tyler. He is current President of TODOS, CINTAS’ Diversity and Inclusion Employee Resource Group.  He holds certifications as Certified Plant Maintenance Manager and Certified Reliability Leader.