Blair Fraser

Blair Fraser

Manager, Reliability Solutions

Lakeside

Blair is a passionate reliability and operational excellence professional and evangelist with over 20 years experience in designing, commissioning, maintainin,g and improving manufacturing equipment and processes for the manufacturing industry.  A Certified Reliability Leader (CRL) and Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP), Blair has dedicated his career to combining sound reliability principles and processes with the latest technology to improve asset performance and uptime for several process manufacturing facilities.  Prior to joining Lakeside Process Controls to lead the development and implementation of clients Industry 4.0 strategy, Blair worked in and managed the maintenance and reliability programs at various manufacturing plants.  He has dedicated the past years to learning, experimenting with, and deploying machine learning and AI-based PoCs, pilots, and production-grade cognitive asset performance improvement projects.

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