It’s common knowledge that asset downtime disrupts production and drives up both process and per-unit operating costs. However, executives often lose sight of this because they focus on output, not on the assets used to create it. The irony is that companies can use asset performance management not only to make more widgets, but to make each widget more profitably.
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very best EAM products integrate storeroom, repair, preventive maintenance planning, and purchasing functions with numerous additional lean-oriented technologies such as mobile connectivity, bar code technology, radio frequency identification (RFID) technology, and automated communications features such as email, pager, and operating screen notifications to key personnel. The inclusion of key performance measurements is a must to ensure that leanness goals are being accomplished. Businesses should also lo