In Maintenance, Two Plus Two Can Equal Eight

by Torbjörn Idhammar
Posted 8/18/2003

Most maintenance departments profess to be convinced of the need for maintenance planning and scheduling and condition based maintenance. However, the benefit of using them together seems to be shrouded in mystery. Let’s open the hood and look at how they work together to produce results far exceeding that of the sum of the benefits of each used alone.

Let’s start by briefly examining each of the concepts in turn: Continue reading →