Devising optimal strategy for maintaining industrial plant can be a difficult task of daunting complexity. This book aims to provide the plant engineer with a comprehensive and systematic approach, a framework of guidelines, for tackling this problem, i.e. for deciding maintenance objectives, formulating equipment life plans and plant maintenance schedules, designing the maintenance organisation and setting up appropriate systems of documentation and control. The author, Anthony Kelly, an experienced international consultant and lecturer on this subject, calls his approach BUSINESS-CENTRED MAINTENANCE (BCM) because it springs from, and is driven by, the identification of business objectives, which are then translated into maintenance objectives and which underpin the maintenance strategy formulation. For the first time maintenance management is analysed from the perspective of the whole company and thus makes sense not only technologically but also in economic and business terms. Complete guide to maintenance from a whole-company perspective Best-selling and world-renowned author Complementary to RCM (Moubray) a TPM (Wilmott)Batch chemical reactor Material containment I Vessel body (can only be replaced in sections) Base Bottom Top Cover section section I , 1 Fabrication rubber lining Figure 8.21. Maintainability diagram for vessel and lining detected at an early stage it can be repaired in situ using a cold bonding process (see ... Option ii(b) is only possible if the rubber has been Principles of preventive maintenance 125.
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