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SCRC Article Library: Preventative Maintenance

Preventative Maintenance

Published on: Jan, 19, 2011

The activities, including adjustments, replacements, and basic cleanliness, that forestall machine breakdowns. The purpose is to ensure that production quality is maintained and that delivery schedules are met. In addition, a machine that is well cared for will last longer and cause fewer problems.

Source:http://www.apics.org/ (10th ed.)

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