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TPM implementation in the UK and Libya

Elgharib, Maged El-Mabruk (2015)
Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Total productive maintenance is a programme for the fundamental improvement of maintenance functions within an organization involving its entire human resources. It can dramatically improve productivity and quality and reduce costs.

This research aims to determine the critical success factors required for successfully implementing total productive maintenance. A review and survey will be conducted to fully investigate the elements of total productive maintenance, its benefits and drawbacks and also the data capture methodologies in industrial applications. The results will be statistically analyzed and data mining used to draw up a set of success factors related to both large and medium companies. Recommendations will be also be made on improving the implementation of total productive maintenance with particular regard to data capture and its analysis.

Type of Work:Ph.D. thesis.
Supervisor(s):Tobias, Andrew M. and Mahmoud, S and Aspinwall, Elaine
School/Faculty:Colleges (2008 onwards) > College of Engineering & Physical Sciences
Department:School of Mechanical Engineering
Subjects:HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Institution:University of Birmingham
ID Code:5604
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