The Question: Why are you doing the PM tasks, and what are you getting from this effort? The Commonality: Most often we do these preventive maintenance tasks because we have simply been "doing them for years'". We mostly do them based on time, (every day, every week, every month). But why exactly are ...
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Preventive Maintenance Strategy By Terry Harris, CMRP As I roam the US and the world in teaching people and companies, how to make their equipment last longer. I find that every plant I encounter has some form of preventive maintenance program. I am often confused by the process that is used to ...
Lubrication Excellence Assessment Most plants and manufacturing operations have a lubrication program. But very few understand what lubrication excellence programs really are. Understanding all the fundamentals of the excellence program will move any operation to longer equipment life cycles. Did you know that new lubricants are dirty and that there are ...
Maintenance Excellence Assessment What is Maintenance Excellence? Many companies have good preventive maintenance programs and some are doing some predictive technologies. But very few, if any, understand what it really takes to achieve maintenance excellence. Maintenance excellence is understanding and practicing many different programs and processes to get to this high ...