MMS includes, among other topics: Process for evaluating the plant and determining actual vs. the model. Maintenance in the cement industry contributes to the production cost and represents a typical 1525 percent of total manufacturing expenditure. Many companies have tried using standard production methods to control maintenance costs.
maintenance and nonmaintenance related downtime. Nonmaintenance related downtime may be attributed to lack of demand, an interruption in raw material supply or production scheduling delays beyond the control of the maintenance function. Asset utilization is also a function of operating rate, quality and yield losses, etc.