Track 1 Session 8

2:20 to 3:20 p.m. Thursday March 24, 2011

Preventive Maintenance: Using Industrial RCM to Set Up Preventive Maintenance in a Glass Manufacturing Plant

Scheuten Glass Venlo develops and produces high quality glass products from float production to end product, delivering a wide range of glass for the international building industry. Scheuten used industrial Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) to set up and implement optimized preventative maintenance. Why did Scheuten Glass Venlo choose this methodology? How did they approach the project? What were the results?

Key Words: RCM

Loek Willenborg

Scheuten Glass Venlo

The Netherlands