This book defines the four principal features of RCM and describes the nine
essential steps to achieving a successful RCM program.
- There is an easy to follow example illustrating the Classical RCM
systems analysis process using the water treatment system for a swimming pool,
the use of software in the system analysis process, and a specific
recommendation on a software product to use.
- Additionally, this volume has an appendix devoted to discussing an economic
model that has been used successfully to decide the cost effective use of
Top level managers, engineers, and especially technicians who rely on PM,
Preventive Maintenance programs in their plant operations can't afford to miss
this valuable guide to Reliability-Centered Maintenance.
The book includes:
detailed instructions for implementing and sustaining an effective RCM program.
- Presents seven real-world successful case studies from different
industries that have profited from RCM.
- Provides essential information on how RCM focuses your
maintenance organization to become a recognized "center for profit".
RCM: Gateway to World Class
Maintenance - $119.95
An RCM Seminar in a convenient 2
Disc DVD format. Led by Instructor Anthony "Mac" Smith.
Disc 1 Includes:
- Part 1A - Common
- Part 1 B - Common
Maintenance Problems (continued)
- Part 2 - The Four
Principles of Classical RCM
Disc 2 Includes:
- Part 3A - Selecting
The System And Related Data
- Part 3 B - Using
the Four RCM Principles
- Part 3C -
Comparison with Current PM Tasks, Task Packaging and
- Part 4 -
Reliabilityweb.com Audio Interview
About the Authors:
(Mac) Smith is internationally recognized for his pioneering efforts in the
application of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) to complex systems and
facilities in the industrial and government areas. His engineering career
spans 50 years of technical and management experience, including 24 years with
GE. For the past 23 years, he has consulted in RCM for many Fortune 100
companies as well as the Air Force, Navy, and NASA. Mac resides in San
Jose, CA, and is a registered Professional Engineer in California.
Hinchcliffe has worked in the maintenance arena for over 30 years, and has
over 20 years of direct experience in organizational and maintenance
optimization and the application of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) to a
vast array of systems and components both simple and complex. Glenn
resides in Charlotte, NC and is a registered professional Engineer in Florida and