Information technology: opportunities for maintenance management

Liliane Pintelon (KULeuven, Center for Industrial Management, Leuven, Belgium)
Niek Du Preez (University of Stellenbosch, Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch, South Africa)
Frank Van Puyvelde (Glaverbel/Glavinfo, Mol, Belgium)

Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering

ISSN: 1355-2511

Publication date: 1 March 1999


The information revolution and its impact on businesses, academic life and everyday life is still receiving much attention at conferences, in business publications and academic journals. This paper addresses some important opportunities created by the information technology (r)evolution for maintenance management. It also indicates how IT is already actively used in a number of normal working situations and points to possible new uses.



Pintelon, L., Du Preez, N. and Van Puyvelde, F. (1999), "Information technology: opportunities for maintenance management", Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering, Vol. 5 No. 1, pp. 9-24.




Copyright © 1999, MCB UP Limited

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