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Lean Maintenance, Repair, and Operating Supplies

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2.5 days

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Improve your maintenance operations. Increase asset uptime. Meet customer requirements.

This course focuses on applying Lean principles to the maintenance and repair operations of manufacturing or service facilities that rely on capital assets to meet customer requirements. Expert U-M faculty will demonstrate concepts using analytic and quantitative models, case studies, and examples from both the manufacturing and service sectors.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Through interactive remote-live sessions, you will learn:

  • How to manage maintenance operations and assess downtime
  • How best to manage operating supplies

Basic concepts such as:

  • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
  • Predictive Maintenance

The course will also incorporate ideas and techniques for storeroom design and management.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

  • Introduction, The Lean House and TPM
  • Maintenance, Process Mapping, Value Stream Mapping
  • Downtime Data: Its Meaning and Use
  • One-piece flow, Asset Uptime, and System Performance
  • Maintenance Staff-Sizing
  • MRO Inventory and Stockroom Management 
  • Lean Tools for MRO  
  • MRO kits, MRO vending machines
  • Maintenance & Reliability Best Practices

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is intended for professionals in both the manufacturing and the service sector, including manufacturing plants and a wide range of asset-intensive service facilities.     

Those who will most benefit include:

  • Professionals responsible for and concerned with improving maintenance operations and asset uptime to increase overall performance and support Lean operations.
  • Any professional working in a facility/operation that relies on capital assets and asset uptime to meet customer requirements and provide better customer service. 

INSTRUCTIONAL TEAM

Yavuz Bozer

Yavuz Bozer, PhD

  • Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering
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