Preventive Maintenance

An Inspection Type PMs is Intrinsically a Non-Value Added Activity

September 10, 2019

I’ve been engaged in a very spirited debate with a colleague of mine regarding inspection type PMs and specifically if these types of PMs are value added or non-value added.  I take a traditional approach to the phrase “value added,” insomuch as to believe for a task to be value added it must satisfy three…