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Does Your Maintenance Prioritization Support Product Flow?

Think of each production line and its product flow, not just individual pieces of equipment that comprise that line.

Suppose all your equipment is prioritized for PM and PdM purposes based on replacement cost and failure rate. Now suppose you have six production lines and each of them has several Priority 5 items. Let’s say that among these low priority items are several small drive motors on each line.

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