Fearn, D.

Fluor Canada Ltd., St. John, New Brunswick, Canada

Optimize plant reliability with operator-based maintenance programs

Fearn, D., Fluor Canada Ltd.; Porter, M., Irving Oil Refining, G.P.

This case study demonstrates the potential maintenance-labor cost savings that can be obtained through the greater utilization of operations staff; such savings can justify OPPM program investment.

Case history: Replacement of existing pressure vessel

Fearn, D., McKay, J., Fluor Canada Ltd.

Installing new equipment involves more processes to ensure safety and to meet new codes