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Author Tomlingson, Paul D

Title Equipment management : key to equipment reliability and productivity in mining / Paul D. Tomlingson
Edition 2nd ed
Published Littleton, Colo., USA : Society for Minig, Metallurgy, and Exploration, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (v, 317 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1: Understanding Equipment Management; Chapter 2: Applying the Principles of Equipment Management; Chapter 3: Developing the Equipment Management Program; Chapter 4: Leadership in Equipment Management; Chapter 5: Organization; Chapter 6: Work Load Versus Work Force; Chapter 7: Improving Work Force Productivity; Chapter 8: Understanding Preventive Maintenance; Chapter 9: Effective Planning and Scheduling; Chapter 10: Reliability Centered Maintenance; Chapter 11: Total Productive Maintenance
Chapter 12: Implementing Information SystemsChapter 13: Essential Information; Chapter 14: Nonmaintenance Project Work; Chapter 15: Benchmarking; Chapter 16: Material Control; Chapter 17: Cost Control; Chapter 18: Assessing Maintenance Performance; Appendix: Maintenance Performance Evaluation; Glossary; Bibliography; Index; About the Author; Cover
Summary For too long, maintenance has been regarded as a ""necessary evil"" rather than a vital contributor to effective mining operations. Today's enlightened mining managers are realizing that a new approach is urgently needed. Quality maintenance is far too important to be left solely in the hands of maintenance. An integrated, well-understood, companywide strategy is essential to succeed in today's fiercely competitive, high-stakes marketplace
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Mine management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Mine management.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781613440315 (electronic bk.)
1613440316 (electronic bk.)