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Product and Production Development

Reducing maintenance-related waste

The purpose of the project is to develop and test a generic methodology that facilitates systematic maintenance-related waste reduction in Swedish automotive manufacturing industry.

Concluded

Start

2013-01-15

Conclusion

2016-06-30

Main financing

Vinnova

Collaboration partners

DynaMate, Services, Leax, Volvo AB, Volvo Cars and Volvo Construction Equipment AB

Project manager at MDH

Researcher

Marcus Bengtsson

marcus.bengtsson@mdh.se

Description of the project

The purpose of the project ‘Reducing maintenance-related waste’ is to develop and test a generic methodology that facilitates systematic maintenance-related waste reduction in Swedish automotive manufacturing industry. Multiple case studies will be carried out. The goal of the methodology is to optimize maintenance activities and cost based on the relationships between maintenance effectiveness and efficiency while taking into account indirect and direct maintenance cost.

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