Asset and Maintenance Management White Papers

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Self-Assessment: Identify & Understand Your Current State (3.10 MB)

Levels of Maintenance Cost ManagementFully understanding your current state is the first step in determining what improvements are possible, defining the vision of success and understanding the steps needed to shift towards a Best-in-Class maintenance organization.

Take this Levels of Maintenance Self-Assessment to determine your organization’s proficiency within the maintenance fundamentals and processes, such as:

– Cost Management

– Safety Performance

– Work Management

– Use of Metrics

– Quality Focus

Drive Continuous Improvement with Maintenance BI (1.63 MB)

Track Adoption, Performance and Improvement Metrics Through Maintenance BIOrganizations are now using mobile devices and enterprise-wide maintenance management solutions to maximize asset performance, increase equipment uptime and reduce maintenance and operations costs. Identifying Best Practices metrics and KPIs are vital to any organization’s success, and this White Paper discusses how you can transform your maintenance data into intelligent, actionable information by:

– Understanding and defining Adoption, Performance and Improvement metrics

– Implementing KPIs based on industry Best Practices

– Evaluating current maintenance strategy and continue towards Best-in-Class

Top 10 Benefits of a Modern CMMS / EAM Solution (2.03 MB)

Well-maintained equipment is essential to an organization’s long-term successTop 10 Benefits of a Modern CMMS (2) in profitability, and CMMS / EAM solutions help improve maintenance productivity, equipment availability and inventory control. Read the Top 10 Benefits of Using a CMMS / EAM Solution guide to learn how allocating your operating costs to improve efficiency and maximize asset performance will result in higher profits. Benefits include:

– Reducing equipment downtime

– Effective maintenance planning and scheduling

– Ensuring regulatory compliance

Increase Equipment Uptime (565.96 KB)

This report discusses how you can increase equipment uptime and get more work accomplished with the same level of resources by using Reliability Centered Maintenance techniques and leveraging your CMMS / EAM solution.

Best-in-Class Strategies (1.63 MB)

In today’s economic environment, organizations need to evaluate how they do business in order to compete. Employing strategies that maximize productivity while minimizing operating costs is a key element to success. Best-in-Class strategies that also incorporate the reduction of major operational expense elements such as energy consumption are able to contribute significantly to an organization’s bottom line and are fueling the interest of corporate management.

EAM for Movable Assets in Oil & Gas (10.84 MB)

Oil and Gas Drilling and Exploration companies, both onshore and offshore, face many unique challenges to effectively manage their assets. Assets routinely move between divisions, rigs, repair facilities, storage locations, vendors, and even countries. It’s vital to track the cycle time of rigs and all assets on rigs, and you have unique tubular inventory that requires managing and tracking.

Environmental, Health & Safety (296.32 KB)

Conducting business with care and respect for people and the environment is a primary concern for most organizations. An effective CMMS / EAM solution will support your reliability and maintenance improvement initiatives, but a Best-in-Class CMMS / EAM solution will go a step beyond by providing additional functionality to support your environmental, health, and safety (EH&S) programs.

Imerys Maximizes Asset Performance with TabWare (1.11 MB)

Imerys Pigments for Paper & Packaging is a global leader in the supply of high quality white pigments for the world’s paper industry. They mine and process minerals from high quality reserves to develop solutions that improve performance and manufacturing efficiency of their customers. Our complimentary case study details how TabWare can help improve your Preventive Maintenance (PM) efforts, maintenance efficiency, work order tracking and more.

Role of Software in Asset Management (571.38 KB)

Best-in-Class companies realize 3% unscheduled asset downtime as compared to 28% for laggard companies. They achieve 91% OEE as compared to 58% OEE for laggards and are exceeding Return on Assets (RoA) targets by 11% while laggard companies are missing RoA targets by 4%. Find out how you can achieve best in class results.

TabWare is a leading CMMS / EAM solution that maximizes asset performance and improves maintenance efficiencies, resulting in reduced operating costs and higher profit margins. Designed by maintenance professionals for maintenance professionals, TabWare is easy to learn, easy to use and proven over time to be the most effective solution in the market.