With economic and market pressures from both domestic and international competition, manufacturers need to maximize their asset performance and control their maintenance and operations costs. Even if your company is not operating at full capacity, your equipment needs to be available to meet customer demand with high quality products and on time delivery. Whether you operate in the Food & Beverage, Chemicals or other industrial sectors, ensuring the availability and maximizing the capacity of your assets is critical to success. Many assets are also part of more complex and larger networks of equipment, and appropriate maintenance may rely on efficiently managing shutdown projects and/or remotely identifying asset health and condition. The manufacturing industry must also operate and maintain their assets to the highest standards to ensure Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) compliance, and their asset management programs are critical in supporting those key efforts and initiatives.
A robust Asset Management system will help organizations in all sectors of the manufacturing industry with specific needs while maximizing asset performance. You should implement a Computerized Maintenance Management System / Enterprise Asset Management (CMMS / EAM) solution that will help you: