Are you doing the right Maintenance?
Excellence in maintenance truly requires that you have good control over your maintenance activities. As depicted in our maintenance excellence framework, to get good control of your maintenance activities, you need to be in command of the 5 control elements. This paper discuss the first of the control elements which is determining the right maintenance work to be done for your physical asset. This is also reffered as maintenance tactics.
This paper discuss the right approach to determining maintenance tactics by better understand exactly how equipment fails then based on these failure modes we can determine what the effects and consequences of the failure would be and hence determine the most appropriate maintenance tactics to manage those failure consequences.