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Depressurizing Repair Work

Estimate annual downtime prevented and how much extra time it will take for root cause analysis and repair.

In production facilities, breakdowns not only cost money but can interrupt production enough to send customers looking for a more reliable supplier.

A typical scenario in a plant is a production line stops due to an equipment failure, and now the production manager is sweating over the delivery schedule. So he makes sure the maintenance manager understands just how important it is to get that equipment running immediately. The maintenance manager then puts pressure on the repair tec

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