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What is total productive management

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Asked by dhivya, 12 Nov '10 03:39 pm
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Total productive management can be considered as the medical science of machines. Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) is a maintenance program which involves a newly defined concept for maintaining plants and equipment. The goal of the TPM program is to markedly increase production while, at the same time, increasing employee morale and job satisfaction.

TPM brings maintenance into focus as a necessary and vitally important part of the business. It is no longer regarded as a non-profit activity. Down time for maintenance is scheduled as a part of the manufacturing day and, in some cases, as an integral part of the manufacturing process. The goal is to hold emergency and unscheduled maintenance to a minimum.
TPM was introduced to achieve the following objectives. The important ones are listed below.

Avoid wastage in a quickly changing economic environment.
Producing goods without reducing product quality.
Reduce cost.
Produce a low batch quantity at the earliest possible ...more
Answered by jakir hussain, 12 Nov '10 03:49 pm

 
  
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Answered by alok khatore, 12 Nov '10 03:43 pm

 
  
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