The Asset Care Company

We are 53 North Group

What we do

53North believe there is a better way to care for physical assets. Therefore, 53North provide a fiscally sound and proactive approach that utilises expertise combined with applied sciences, risk management techniques and condition-based technologies to ensure that the optimum performance can be achieved.

The services are business aligned, risk balanced, less invasive, data driven and standardised to ensure its clients get the most value from their assets with sustainable improvements. 53North are passionate about helping companies adopt an asset management standard that has real meaning through the provision of asset care, reliability and lubrication-based services that are targeted at delivering real world improvements in manufacturing performance.

We are the experts

53North’s standards, principles, technologies and services are all built on the documented science of life cycle asset management but remain in keeping with each of its client’s corporate policies to support management and people engagement. 53North have a vast amount of experience in the application and delivery of asset care solutions.

Our Aim

Simply put, 53North aim to improve performance in all areas. The productivity, safety, efficiency and reliability of the physical assets is fundamental, therefore 53North focus on the physical mechanisms, the development of maintenance practice and provide support to the people who are practising it. This includes the development of Asset Care Packages and Preventative Maintenance Standards to improve equipment life cycles.

Providing the Elements for Total Asset Care

53North Group has a range of maintenance and asset care elements that are laid out in our asset care table above. These elements are split into departments that are targeted at manufacturing organisations, each designed to support different client needs. The four departments are supported by a range of products, and are listed under headers below. Whilst each department will provide its own specific benefits, most will often be combined rather than delivered individually to meet the customer’s requirements.

Our Services

Asset 6@1.5x
Asset 5@1.5x
Asset 9@6x
Asset 8-01
Asset 6@6x

Meaningful, Measurable and Memorable

Benefits we’ve delivered so far

50152 Offline PM hours reduced
£47 million Cost Avoidance (through early failure detection)
£9.6 million Energy Cost Savings Identified
3754 Health and Food Safety work orders raised
21322 Machine FMEA & PM's created


53North services are mainly focused on the retail market for FMCGs, whereby high manufacturing performance, safety and cost-effective maintenance solutions are critical.

53North deliver application of the latest technologies and sciences with engineering and process knowledge to customers in the following categories:

53 Applications

53North have developed an online system to support its asset care partners, it is a data driven system with a business focused front end for CBM and Asset Care support.

The application of science for engineering evolution

Asset Care Datums Introduced
Oil Samples Analysed
Training Hours Delivered


RBM joins the 53North Group!

Today, we announce exciting news: 53North group has strengthened its strategic alliance with RBM lubrication & monitoring solutions by bringing them into the 53North group. This alliance brings huge benefits to our customers and allows us to further our mission of improving asset care standards in all areas of the UK.

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Welcome to our newest team member, Joanne Hunt

53North are pleased to announce the arrival of Joanne Hunt to the administration team. We are very excited to welcome her into the team, as we look to grow to further support our customers. We asked Joanne to introduce herself and tell you a bit about herself;

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53North welcome Deborah Bird to the team

53North are pleased to announce the arrival of Deborah Bird  to the team as our office manager. Deborah joined the team in January and brings with her a wealth of experience along with a drive for improvement. We are very excited to welcome her into a new role for the business. We asked Deborah to introduce herself and this is what she had to say;

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Real world CBM implementation: The leadership requirements for success

53North had a great time at this year’s CBM conference in Manchester. At the event our own Keith Smith (53 North’s head of Asset Management Services) spoke about real world maintenance change implementation and what the leadership requirements are needed for its success. In this post we ask Keith to share with you what he presented, to see why this is important and to see how you can improve the success rate of maintenance change programmes.

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Worksop Town FC Under 14 Sponsership

53North are delighted to sponsor Worksop Town FC under 14’s away kit after their recent promotion to the Sheffield & district Junior league “A” division.

It’s great to be able to support grassroots football and we wish the boys every success going forward.

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53North Group, 53North House, Caxton Way, Dinnington, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S25 3QE


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