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11 Reasons Why Preventive Maintenance Pays Off
When it comes to balance maintenance, cost seems never to be an issue when equipment is broken but is always an issue when equipment is fully operational.
Isn't that a contradictory attitude? When economic pressures take a toll on a company, often decision makers will cut back on activities that are believed to be non-essential, such as preventive maintenance.
It is a challenge for many companies to move out of this reactive or "fire-fighting" mode to a proactive approach that ensures constant equipment readiness.