Press Release

PinnacleART and Solomon Associates Strategically Partner to Bring Comprehensive Asset Performance Management Assessments to Energy and Chemical Industries

PinnacleART, February 19, 2019

PinnacleART, a global leader in designing, implementing, and maintaining asset reliability and integrity programs is strategically partnering with Solomon Associates, a performance improvement company that provides benchmarking and advisory services, to build comprehensive asset assessments for facilities in the energy industry. The strategic partnership will allow both companies to offer best-in-class reliability, maintenance, and integrity assessments to the oil and gas, chemical, and manufacturing industries.

“Our strategic partnership with Solomon Associates will allow us to provide a more comprehensive assessment and overall offering to our clients,” said Nathanael Ince, Vice President of Client Solutions. “PinnacleART’s expertise in asset performance management (APM) solutions, paired with Solomon Associates’ industry-leading benchmarking data and expertise, will enable us to work with our clients to get to best-in-class reliability and integrity more effectively and efficiently than ever before.”

Practically, the assessment takes several weeks to complete, utilizes the benchmarking data from the International Study of Plant Reliability and Maintenance Effectiveness (RAM Study), includes 20 practice areas of qualitative measurement, and is coupled with an improvement plan with modeled financial returns in both increased production and optimized spend.

“We look forward to strategically partnering with PinnacleART and delivering significant value to new and existing customers,” said Charles Reith, President & CEO of Solomon Associates. “The strategic partnership will enable us to deliver data-driven insights and expert recommendations combined with the actions needed to deliver true and measurable value. The combination is exactly what our customers have been asking for.”

To learn more about how your facility can achieve operational and maintenance excellence through the assessments, visit

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