TPM – Total Productive Maintenance (Manufacturing)
Total productive maintenance (TPM) – Lean Manufacturing has been developed from the original PM (Preventive Maintenance) concept and methodology. TPM is now rapidly becoming a method applied worldwide and is established as a renowned cultural improvement programme.
Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)
Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is an index comprising 3 components Availability, Performance and Quality. OEE is a very severe test of machine performance since it is the product of 3 factors. It is useful because it is directly related to the 3 big losses.