The big picture of reliability plans
Reliability is an attribute of an item. The item, with its design, assembly, and use, has a finite probability of working over some duration.
We deliberately attempt to create items that meet our and our customer’s expectations concerning that probability and duration. We maintain and operate our equipment with an expectation of successful performance.
We and our customers are let down when a failure occurs. We do not enjoy the benefits of the item’s value. [Read more…]