Reliability and Maintenance Articles

from the knowledge leaders of IDCON

Leadership in Maintenance

Which PMs Should Operations Do?

A reliable plant needs a cohesive maintenance strategy.  This strategy should include the operations team actively participating in the care and basic inspections of the

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What do you need from Operations?

To have reliable production, you need reliable partnerships. This means Operations, Maintenance and Engineering working together towards the common goal. So, the question is…what does

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Work Management / Planning & Scheduling

Preventive Maintenance

Root Cause

Technical / Equipment

Listen to your Cog Belt

Are you hearing a slapping noise? This can be caused by poor tension, which may cause a reduction in performance and lead to belt breakage. 

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Materials Management

Spare Parts Classification

The definition of Spare Parts Classification can fluctuate depending on the vision and/or focus assumed at any given moment. Some examples of definitions:

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Spare Parts Kit Age

Kitting and staging parts sounds good but… It is a good idea to check the aging of these staged kits on a regular basis. It

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Swedish Articles

Skador och planerat underhåll

Jag har länge påstått att det finns ett starkt förhållande mellan skador och planerade underhållsarbeten likaväl som det finns ett starkt förhållande mellan planerat och

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Alla som medverkat i förbättringsinitiativ inom produktion och underhåll inser snart att det handlar mer om en kulturförändring och ändrat beteende än om teknik. Teknik

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