Spare parts inventory control for the maintenance of productive plants

@article{Bevilacqua2008SparePI,
  title={Spare parts inventory control for the maintenance of productive plants},
  author={Maurizio Bevilacqua and F. E. Ciarapica and Giancarlo Giacchetta},
  journal={2008 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management},
  year={2008},
  pages={1380-1384}
}
This paper analyses a set of compares different methods to effectively manage spare parts inventory, presenting a case study relating to an Italian pasta producer. The work was divided into three phases: - In the first phase FMECA analysis was performed in order to classify all items on the basis of their criticality. - In the second phase ABC method was used to evaluate consumption rates of the spare parts. - Finally different re-order point methods were compared. Three demand modelling… CONTINUE READING

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