+Most Popular Authors | +Most Productive Authors

Seiichi Nakajima

Full Name: Seiichi Nakajima
Number of Works: 3
No biography or introduction for this author yet, click here to add.

ISBN: 0915299232, 9780915299232
Keywords: maintenance, preventative, series, productive, tpm, total, introduction
Pages: 149
Published: 1988
  • Rating: 100%

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) combines preventive maintenance with Japanese concepts of total quality control (TQC) and total employee involvement (TEI). The result is a new system for equipment maintenance that optimizes effectiveness, eliminates breakdowns, and promotes autonomous operator maintenance through day-to-day activities. Since it was first introduced in Japan, TPM has caused a worldwide revolution in plant maintenance. Here are the steps involved in TPM and case examples from top Japanese plants.