How Theory of Constraints Can Be Used to Direct Preventative Maintenance
Management & Entrepreneurship
Demonstrates a new and innovative approach for directing preventive maintenance (PM) programs using the theory of constraints (TOC). Demonstration of value of using TOC principles for directing PM programs; Achievement of competitive advantage through combination of ideas and concepts from two different approaches from business.
Chakravorty, Satya S., and J. Brian Atwater. "How Theory of Constraints can be used to Direct Preventive Maintenance." Industrial Management 36.6 (1994): 10. Print.