1st Edition

TPM in Process Industries

ISBN 9781563270369
Published May 1, 1994 by Productivity Press
416 Pages

USD $145.00

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Book Description

Process industries have a particularly urgent need for collaborative equipment management systems, but until now have lacked for programs directed toward their specific needs. TPM in Process lndustries brings together top consultants from the Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance to modify the original TPM Development Program. In this volume, they demonstrate how to analyze process environments and equipment issues including process loss structure and calculation, autonomous maintenance, equipment and process improvement, and quality maintenance. For all organizations managing large equipment, facing low operator/machine ratios, or implementing extensive improvement, this text is an invaluable resource.

Table of Contents

Overview of TPM in Process Industries
Maximizing Production Effectiveness
Focused Improvement
Autonomous Maintenance
Planned Maintenance
Early Management
Quality Maintenance
Operating and Maintenance Skills Training
TPM in Administrative and Support Departments
Building a Safe, Environmentally Friendly System
TPM Small-Group Activities
Measuring TPM Effectiveness

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