Morning Meetings – Maintenance Planning and Scheduling

by Christer Idhammar
Posted 12/21/2003

All over the world, most mills have morning meetings. As a consultant, I have been asked to sit in on many of these meetings, and my conclusion from these experiences is that most of them are not very effective or meaningful to the attendees.

First of all, the focus of the meetings is often on past events. For example, each department reports what happened yesterday, and very little time is spent on today’s plans. In addition, even less time is spent on activities that must take place tomorrow and beyond. Continue reading →