Maintenance is not a necessary evil but a stepping stone for more efficient operations and should rather be seen as an investment than a cost.

– consider the question of maintenance represent a dormant potential in the Swedish industry, it is possible to get higher volume and better quality out of the production, says Magnus Windhede, responsible for EAM expertise centres on Prevas.

the Internet of Things, Big Data, Analytics, and Cloud solutions allow for both user-friendly and scalable solutions for a detailed overview of all maintenance requirements.

the Lift in the maintenance of the operational activities, shifting the focus from reactive – undesirable – maintenance to proactive and predictive maintenance.

It is not something mysterious or difficult, there are lots of good examples, but it comes to raise awareness.

"We have an educational challenge in the communication with the customers, which draws an equal sign between that they have a maintenance, and selling maintenance management system," says Magnus Windhede, responsible for EAM expertise centres on Prevas.

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