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Complexity Requires Preparation

Certain equipment repairs may involve considerable research to identify the problem.

Some equipment repairs may involve considerable research just to identify the problem.

When downtime costs $450,000 an hour, you don’t want your techs trying to find phone numbers or websites. So identify which failures of critical equipment fall outside of generic repair ability. For each asset, gather “repair useful” information; add that to the asset entry in the computerized maintenance management system (CMMS). Consider adding the following:

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