About Us

AssetRPM is passionate about helping our clients make fact-based, insights-driven decisions for their planned and existing production assets.

Our distinctive approach brings the right expertise and simulation tools to support your organization.

Examples of how we can help:

  • Conducting Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA) workshops
  • Performing RAM (Reliability, Availability & Maintainability) analysis using state-of-the-art simulation tools
  • Supporting spare parts and maintenance strategies
  • Providing training for developing in-house simulation expertise
  • Conducting specialized research to support internal programs

Who We Are

Nazim S. Nathoo, Ph.D.


Dr. Nazim Nathoo received his BS/MS from the Illinois Institute of Technology and his PhD from the University of Texas. He joined Shell Oil Company in 1977 and retired at the end of 2009 as Senior Principal Consultant at the Westhollow Technology Center in Houston, TX.

Since retiring from Shell, he founded AssetRPM, LLC and is currently providing R&D and technical consultancy services in the area of system reliability & performance. While at Shell, he led applied R&D efforts in the areas of rotating machinery dynamics and diagnostics, composites parts and diaper manufacturing technologies and, since 1998, developed and adapted two nascent technologies to simulate the complex dynamic and stochastic interactions of complex integrated petrochemical production and support systems. He was one of a handful of industry representatives over the past twenty-five years to actively participate and lead the Dynamic Systems & Control Division of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He holds 7 patents.