Why does the enterprise need TPM?


TPM target

Through TPM, we can

  • Maximize equipment effectiveness.
  • Develop a system of productive maintenance that plan, design, use or maintain equipment in implementing TPM.
  • Actively involve manufacturing specialists.
  • Reduce waste or losses.
  • Increase utilization of employee knowledge and skills.
  • Improve product quality and consistency.

With the definite target being as the followings,

0 unplanned downtime

0 speed losses including asset idle time

0 defects

0 accidents

Minimum life cycle cost of asset.

And the general target of TPM is OEE which is the abbreviation of total equipment effectiveness.

OEE deployment graph