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More Preventive Maintenance in Less Time, Part 8

PMs often have opportunities for eliminating needless steps.

Take a close look at your weekly and monthly PMs. These often have opportunities for eliminating needless steps, thus freeing up maintenance resources for more effective maintenance. Let’s take a look at an example.

An operator interface has an analog voltage meter. There was a production problem traced back to a faulty reading of this meter, so the plant manager decreed that meter would be calibrated weekly. That was three years ago, and it’s not been out of calibration

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