Total Productive/Predictive Maintenance


Total Productive / Predictive Maintenance (TPM) is a comprehensive initiative to increase the up time of any equipment in an organization; from the machine presses to IT equipment. This module defines the difference between the various approaches to Productive Maintenance – Reactive, Preventative, Predictive. The module summarizes the 7 steps of Autonomous Maintenance, defines the role that Productive maintenance plays in reducing variation, the importance of TPM with respect to continuous flow and how to determine key TPM metrics.

Course: Lean for Manufacturing