Computerized Maintenance Management Systems are an important business tool to help improve the effectiveness of maintenance departments and the quality of management decisions. But they do involve planning, upkeep, and updates in order to ensure that their benefits and potential are being fully utilized. Although the initial implementation of your system is very important, it’s
World Class Manufacturing and CMMS World Class Manufacturing is a combination of ideas and practices to maximize the efficiency and productivity of the manufacturing and production industries. World Class Manufacturers need to implement best practices and stay current on emerging technology to keep up with and stay ahead of their peers in the manufacturing world.
A good CMMS should provide effective tracking, monitoring and analyzing of data related to all maintenance activities and events that occur on your assets and in your buildings, including preventive maintenance, corrective and repair work, inspections, calibrations and condition monitoring for predictive maintenance. But there are other considerations required for multinational companies with locations and
It’s the first month of 2019 and in the perfect maintenance world you might expect preventive maintenance man-hours for the year to fall somewhere between 50% and 70% of your maintenance resources and about 85% of this critical work would be completed on time. Being the New Year you’ll allocate between 20% and 30% of
Your maintenance plan and spreadsheets do not get a happy ever after, you might have felt like they were meant to be, but you’ve changed. Back then your needs were simpler. You need less inaccurate data, manual donkeywork compiling all your reports and wasting time trying to keep track of all the paperwork. With a