GA 313 | The Eight Pillars of Total Productive Maintenance with Balaji Chandrasekar

This week’s guest is Balaji Chandrasekar. Ron and Balaji reviewed the pillars of TPM, the challenges involved, and more. A MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • The quote that inspires Balaji (3:11)
  • Balaji’s background (3:55)
  • About TPM, or Total Productive Maintenance (5:07)
  • Some of the challenges of implementing TPM (6:45)
  • How the challenges are unique to TPM (10:03)
  • What tools they leverage (11:09)
  • The eight pillars of TPM (12:48)
  • About OEE (18:20)
  • Tracking OEE (20:40)
  • Measuring maturity with TPM (22:16)
  • Balaji’s final words of wisdom (24:56)

Podcast Resources

Subscribe & Never Miss New Episodes!

300px-BlackLines-Podcast-Removed-2
Click to Subscribe in iTunes

If you enjoyed this podcast please be sure to subscribe on iTunes. Once you’re a subscriber all new episodes will be downloaded to your iTunes account and smartphone. The easiest way for iPhone users to listen to the show is via the free, and incredible, Podcast app.

 NEW! You can now follow the podcast on Spotify here

You can also subscribe via Stitcher which is definitely Android friendly.

What Do You Think?

Describe any experiences you’ve had with TPM and/or OEE. What was challenging? What went well?

0 Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *