Vibration Institute

Vibration Institute Chicago Chapter

Greg Nelson



At the vibration institute, our mission is to disseminate practical information on evaluating the behavior and condition of machinery without commercial interest. The institute offers a variety of programs, including education, training, certification, and opportunities for technical knowledge exchange. Our members share information, procedures, and cutting-edge data through formal training, networking, meetings, and publications. If you would like to join our network of esteemed colleagues, improve your skills, and expand your education in the study of machine vibrations, get in touch and get started as a member.

VI Chicago Chapter 2020-2021 Officers


Vice Chairman



Program Dir

Greg Nelson, Aux Sable Liquid Products

Barrett O’Donovan, Universal Plant Services

Brian Biby, ArcelorMittal

Rebecca Miller, Citgo

Edwin Traynor, Novaspect

Chicago Chapter Training Event - Tuesday May 19th

Due to the many current health concerns and restrictions of non-critical groupings, meeting, training, and travel:

The March 17th VI Chicago Chapter Training Event has been postponed; the planned new date is Tuesday May 19th, 2020 (Day). It is intended that the presenter, topic, and location will remain the same. More firm details will be shared as they become available.

EF- Event scholarship

Training Event Announcement

  • Title:
    “Motion Amplification® Technology –Applications in Machine Monitoring”
  • Presenter:
    Scott Burkhardt, RDI Technologies
  • Date:
    Tuesday, May 19, 2020 (daytime)

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