Centralized versus decentralized maintenance

One of the decisive factors for the sustainability and profitability of an organisation is reliable and economical maintenance. The companies’ means of development are objectively related to the need for the evolution and improvement of MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operation) procedures.

Brief introduction to FMEA methodology

Brief introduction to FMEA methodology The maintenance function has experienced over the years several stages of importance and consideration within organizations. One can notice, however, a trend that has shown a positive evolution. Factors such as scientific and...

Brief approach to physical asset management

Brief approach to physical asset management In virtue of the importance that key assets have for the ability of organisations to generate and maintain their value, physical asset management is one of the most relevant topics for companies. It is therefore necessary to...

Benefits of applying voice recognition to maintenance management

Benefits of applying voice recognition to maintenance management More and more companies are seeking strategies to reduce complexity in industrial processes, and increase efficiency and quality in the achievement of their goals. A computerized maintenance management...

The importance of maintenance in organizational strategies

​Based on some of the potential benefits, some of the reasons why the maintenance function should be seen as strategic by organizations have been pointed out. Undoubtedly, there will be others. The maintenance function, through actions related to both management and...