Strategic MRO: A Roadmap for Transforming Assets into Competitive Advantage combines the concepts of enterprise asset management and the associated maintenance, repair, and operating/overhaul (MRO) materials supply chain. It introduces the breakthrough Demand Supply Compression (DSC) methodology, which guides an organization's thinking and doing as it seeks performance improvement. Like Lean, DSC provides a practical path forward by changing a mind frame and the way in which work is performed. Focused on achieving a future perfect and guided by meaningful principles, organizations will learn to apply compression strategies to drive out waste, time, and non-value adding activities from their strategic MRO practices. Strategic MRO utilizes case studies from a wide variety of businesses to demonstrate strategic MRO practices and implementation a It can be successfully applied to any business where maximizing return on assets is critical to success. This is much more than a maintenance management or supply chain book because it encompasses both asset management and supply chain practices a Strategic MRO will transform your assets into a strategic advantage.To speed up routine service, oil, fluid, and tire changes were handled through a separate facility. ... Drivers were informed of vehicle maintenance schedules via mobile telecommunication technology that was built into the cab of the tractor.
|Author||:||Richard L. MacInnes, Stephen L. Pearce|
|Publisher||:||Productivity Press - 2003-05-16|