Nicole has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering and has supported reliability initiatives in the oil & gas and water/wastewater industries. This experience includes criticality and risk analysis, and optimization of asset hierarchies in accordance to ISO 14224. Nicole was instrumental in the rapid deployment of equipment strategies for a SAGD Facility. The equipment strategy development involved PM verification and bundling of tasks, along with the enhancement of existing maintenance strategies using APG’s equipment strategy library. Nicole is one of APG’s Reliability Availability and Maintainability (RAM) Analysis specialists and has recently supported a large pipeline corporation in realizing their equipment capacity, forecasting availability, and increasing client confidence to secure future contracts. By supporting various program assessments design and implementation, Nicole realizes the challenges associated with implementing asset care programs. Nicole has adopted a Change Management focussed approach and strives to ensure there is alignment between people, processes, and technology.