Floyd Baker: About the Author
Vice President, Antea USA

Floyd Baker

With over 40 years of experience in asset integrity management (AIM), Floyd Baker provides valuable insight on digital transformation and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). He is a revered global keynote speaker on topics such as AIM, RBI, digital twin, IIoT, and digitalization. Prior to joining Antea, Floyd served at senior levels for end-users of AIM platforms. He has also spent about half of his career as an executive strategist/technology driver for AIM/RBI companies. His background focuses on emerging technologies in inspection, mechanical engineering, and materials science.

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Published Articles

November/December 2023 Inspectioneering Journal

With the latest digital and predictive technologies made possible by IIoT, the principles of reliability-centered maintenance have become easier to implement.

May/June 2023 Inspectioneering Journal

IIOT has revolutionized predictive management by introducing advanced technologies that can heighten the efficacy of corrosion management systems.

November/December 2022 Inspectioneering Journal

The convergence of IT and OT helps to streamline processes while providing access to the full picture of asset conditions, thereby enhancing risk mitigation, diagnostics, analytics, anomalies, and recommendations.

Authors: Floyd Baker
March/April 2022 Inspectioneering Journal

A changing workforce means an increased need to digitize AIM technology, including data capture and analysis, to facilitate remote work requirements and more efficient methods in a digital market.

Authors: Floyd Baker
September/October 2021 Inspectioneering Journal

The positive impact of digital twins on planning, costs, turnaround, revenue generation, and safety are substantial and rapid in their return. This article will examine why to leverage this technology and how to do so in a fiscally viable manner.

Authors: Floyd Baker

One of the most important opportunities is digitalization, visualization, and access to actionable information, which is best achieved via AIM software with digital twin technology. Yet, can it really create enough value to justify the business case?

Authors: Floyd Baker

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