About the Speaker: Maretha Price, CMRP
Maretha Price (néé Scheepers) has been with Sasol since 2005, where she started her career in operations at Sasol Wax. Her responsibilities included ensuring plant integrity, stability and uptime. She combined her duties with engineering design and project management by ensuring that new and current designs were integrally safe and legal. Following her passion for asset management, she transferred to the reliability engineering department in 2008.
She is currently the Reliability Leader for the utilities environment where she manages a team of 4 reliability engineers and guides them to identify improvement and optimisation areas by using various reliability tools and techniques. She has facilitated several large incident investigations and is often requested to conduct incident investigations as an independent investigator in areas outside of her own working environment.
Maretha is registered as a professional engineer with the Engineering Council of South Africa and is a Certified Maintenance & Reliability Practitioner (CMRP). She is a frequent speaker at conferences and has presented on reliability engineering at the Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals (SMRP) Conference in the USA in October 2018