Published By: SME
The TPM philosophy uses new ways of thinking, new ways of working together, new methods, and new ways of improving overall equipment effectiveness. The premier goal of TPM is to optimize equipment effectiveness. Training is a vital step in the TPM process. First, identify the training needs and objectives. Elements of the TPM training should include autonomous maintenance, equipment effectiveness, productive maintenance, and equipment design.
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