1S1: Lubrication Process Transformation

Malcolm Osenton, Sr. Manager of Asset Integrity, The Mosaic Company


Is your company struggling to achieve or sustain precision lubrication?  While you’re attending IMVAC 2017 in Orlando, listen to Malcolm Osenton describe the precision lubrication transformation at The Mosaic Company.  His story describes overcoming deeply rooted organizational belief that precision lubrication cannot be achieved.

The transformation starts with facing the reality of current lubrication practices and cracking through barriers to change.  Malcolm will share insight into shifting culture through intentional focus and sustained effort.  The transformation has some setback along the way, but persistent pursuit of the ultimate goal finds ways to overcome obstacles.  Learn about breakthrough activities that became crucial accelerators to improvement.  Malcolm will describe results achieved through the transformation and future focus of Mosaic’s Precision Lubrication process.


Malcolm Osenton has more than 30 years of experience in maintenance, reliability & engineering management.  He is currently the Sr. Manager of Asset Integrity for Mosaic’s phosphate business unit, responsible for asset reliability improvements across 10 facilities.   In his career, he has held leadership positions while working in the pulp & paper industry for 15 years, consulting engineering for 3 years and the last 14 years in the fertilizer Industry.  Malcolm is a graduate of the University of South Alabama with a degree in Civil Engineering.  He is currently pursuing a Master’s of Science in Operations Management at the University of Alabama.  He is a Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional and a Certified Reliability Leader.