The basics of time waveform analysis

Dennis Swanepoel, Lead Technician, WearCheck


Learn the basics of Time Waveform Setup and analysis. A complete setup guide with real case studies. All important aspects of Time Waveform Analysis that a analyst require to make him/her a true specialist in the field.


Dennis started his career attaining his National Diploma(S4) in Mechanical Engineering and becoming a Performance and Testing Technician in the Power Generation Industry. He has been in the field of Condition Monitoring for the past 16 years. He started out as an apprentice and improve his knowledge in condition monitoring in various industries and becoming involved in training. In his first years in condition monitoring Dennis was certified by Technical Associates as a trainer for their courses and started specializing in ODS and Modal Analysis. He has worked in various industries and is qualified in vibration, thermography and oil analysis. He also specializes in operational deflection shape analysis. Currently his main duties is shared between starting up new service contracts, Special Investigations, Training (Mobius Training Partner). His most recent achievement was to pass the Mobius CAT IV course and starting up two service contracts in the Power Generation Industry that include vibration, thermography, oil analysis, alignment.