Mike Johnston: About the Author
Senior Consultant, T. A. Cook Consultants, Inc.

Mike Johnston

Mike Johnston is a Senior Consultant at T.A. Cook Consultants, Inc. With over 30 years of professional consulting experience across North America and the UK, Mike is an expert in delivering maintenance excellence solutions to clients in asset-heavy industries. Following a number of engineering roles at HBS Reliability Technologies/ABB as Senior Continuous Improvement Analyst, he joined T.A. Cook in 2009.

Currently, Mike provides strategic turnaround, maintenance work process and uptime improvement advice to businesses in the oil and gas, petrochemical and chemical industries in North America.

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Published Articles

July/August 2016 Inspectioneering Journal

This article will examine what can occur during the course of a Front Line Supervisor’s day that may hinder the execution of their expected duties, and what can be put in place to overcome those obstacles.

Authors: Mike Johnston
January/February 2016 Inspectioneering Journal

It is a generally accepted fact that most Front Line Supervisors (FLS) come up “from the ranks” of the hourly staff. However, most companies provide neither training nor any type of preparation or guidance for the person they have now placed in a supervisory role.

Authors: Mike Johnston

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