Advantages of Preventive Maintenance
o Extends the useful lifecycle of assets decreasing the need for capital replacements.
o Enhances the efficiency of equipment keeping them running more efficiently and lowering expenses.
o Enhances the performance of assets by increasing uptime.
o Enhances customer (internal or external) service because maintenance teams have less unplanned maintenance and can respond quicker to new problems.
o Contributes positively to the reputation of companies
Preventive maintenance is planned so that any required resources are available.
The maintenance is scheduled based on a time or usage trigger.