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Preventative Maintenance Checklist


What is Preventative Maintenance?

It’s the regular and routine maintenance of equipment and assets to keep them running and prevent costly, unplanned downtime from unexpected equipment failure. Use our preventative maintenance checklist to keep your operation running safely and smoothly.

5 Steps to Futureproof Your Fabrication Line

  • Do Your Homework 
    • Purchase equipment with your end-use in mind to prevent unnecessary wear and strain. 
  • Train the Team
    • Ensure proper use and protection of your equipment with thorough operator and maintenance team training. 
  • Get the Right Accessories
    • Maintain machines with compatible tooling and accessories to prevent damage.
  • Don’t Wait on Repairs
    • Complete repairs and replace parts at the first sign of fatigue to prevent further damage.
  • Plan and Expand
    • Add equipment to your lineup as production needs grow to prevent wearing out equipment from overuse.

Benefits of Proper Equipment Maintenance

  • Improved Operator Safety 
  • Extend Equipment Lifetime 
  • Increased Productivity 
  • Reduced Liability 
  • Protect Equipment Investments 
  • Reduce Unplanned Downtime 

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