About the Book:
Maintenance is required to facilitate the optimal use of capital equipment through actions such as service, replacement, repair and modification of the machinery/ components to keep these in operation for as long as it is beneficial to do so. Planning for maintenance is one of the important jobs of a maintenance manager. Effective maintenance can be ensured by usual care of the equipment, periodic inspection or overhaul of the equipment, contingent work done at regular intervals, and lastly condition monitoring which is rather a new technique. This book is designed to present all the fundamental issues concerned with maintenance management. General introduction of maintenance management, nature and scope, operation policies, planning and control, incentive payment, risk analysis, layout and management and many more topics are x-rayed in this book. Besides academics, management professional will find this book as vade mecum.