Benchmarking Best Practices in Maintenance Management, 2nd Edition

  • 3h 47m
  • Terry Wireman
  • Industrial Press
  • 2010

As the only reference that provides vital information in a concise and easy-to-use format, Benchmarking Best Practices in Maintenance Management will provide users with all the necessary tools to be successful in benchmarking maintenance management. As a revision of the author's previously successful resource, World Class Maintenance Management, it presents a logical, step-by-step methodology that will enable a company to conduct a cost-effective benchmarking effort. It presents an overview of the benchmarking process, a self analysis, and a database of the results of more than 100 companies that have used the analysis.


  • Provides a clear, concise benchmarking methodology
  • Clearly explains and interprets the most current maintenance benchmarks.
  • Contains a benchmarking database from more than 100 companies.
  • Features current maintenance/asset management philosophies.
  • Includes a new chapter on benchmarking theory.
  • Offers more information on self-analysis.

About the Author

Terry Wireman is a widely known and respected Consultative Educator, specializing in the improvement of maintenance and asset management for clients. Using techniques and tools such as CMMS and Total Productive Maintenance, his focus is on helping clients develop "World Class" maintenance policies and practices. As an international expert in maintenance management, he has assisted literally hundreds of clients in North America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim improve their maintenance effectiveness. He has conducted numerous technical seminars for major colleges, universities and technical societies around the world. Terry is currently a vice president of an EAM consulting company, where his responsibilities include developing return on investment case studies and site cost-benefit analyses. Previously, he was the Maintenance Editor for Engineer's Digest for 15 years.

In this Book

  • Analyzing Maintenance Management
  • Benchmarking Fundamentals
  • Maintenance Organizations
  • Maintenance Training
  • Work Order Systems
  • Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Maintenance Inventory and Purchasing
  • Management Reporting and Analysis
  • World Class Maintenance Management
  • Integration of Maintenance Management
  • Benchmarking Best Practices in Maintenance Management