Best of all worlds
Conventional maintenance programs are quite often no more than the sum of the manufacturer’s recommendations. However, your situation is unique and requires its own strategy, rules and best practices. This is where the OCTAM method comes in. Following OCTAM, you can have best of all worlds: adequate control of the maintenance process as well as optimized continuous production, leading to significant optimization of your business performance as well as financial aspects.
An efficient maintenance and organization of your management system allows for a further reduction of your risks. To achieve this, efficient mobilization of resources and activities at the right time is essential. Being responsible for production and maintenance, you might often ask yourself whether your existing strategies are optimal and efficient. With OCTAM you can answer this question anytime.
The Infinite 8 aspects
OCTAM stands for 8 essential aspects of maximizing your return on industrial assets. They are related in an ongoing optimization cycle, hence Infinite 8 as it is the symbol of infinity when turned one its side. From legislation, company policy, strategy and planning to organization, operational aspects, performance monitoring and evaluation, it all adds up to improved asset management.
Finding the right answers requires the right questions. Together we will work on answering key questions such as: Is your maintenance policy well documented? Do you have a clear view on the risks related to the use of installations? How efficient is the design of your management system? Do you have insight in the maximum achievable availability, reliability and maintainability? For now we have just one question…