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Welcome to the course

Welcome to the course Introduction to Maintenance
Welcome to this course on introduction to maintenance, technology and management. I’m Uday Kumar, and I will take you to this wonderful journey to the world of maintenance, where there is an opportunity to learn the basic concepts of maintenance, such as what it is, why one should think about maintenance? and when one should perform the maintenance? Who should do the maintenance? and where it should be performed? for example. The issue of why maintenance is very important. If I’m working in my kitchen, my life is not working. I need to sharpen it. This is a good example of maintenance or as a defence minister, I am trying to make decisions about billions of dollars worth of defence equipment.
Maintenance becomes a very, very important component of decision making. So in my private life or in professional life, we encountered maintenance and maintenance related problem every day, every time. So I will take you to this journey where you will have the opportunity to learn how to calculate the interval of maintenance? How to decide about the strategy of maintenance? And more or less see the maintenance from an economic perspective. How it can improve the business opportunities, business goals, business models, etc. ? So please join me on this wonderful journey.
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