TPM is a process of improving our ability to...
A vision turned towards progress
To encourage internal initiatives and innovation and promote progress-oriented behaviour among the employees in order to improve the Group’s performance, our CEO, Anne Leitzgen, organises an annual internal challenge to discover the most innovative projects that can then be brought to fruition and rolled out.
TOTAL PRODUCTIVE MAINTENANCE (TPM), A JAPANESE APPROACH THAT ALLOWS US TO STAY AT THE FOREFRONT OF INNOVATION!
TPM is a process of improving our ability to identify and eliminate all potential downtimes in order to get close to the goal of “zero stoppage times” for our machines. This method has its roots in the Productive Maintenance (PM) approach used in the US in the 1950s. However, it has been considerably developed since it was first taken up in Japan in the 1970s.