A walkthrough is the way we perform and update the asset catalog. A complete and accurate asset catalogue is fundamental in any effective maintenance program as one of the foundational elements. An asset catalogue is not only the list of assets within the plant, it also includes system descriptions, a hierarchy structure, component configurations, component attribute data, etc.
The Equipment Maintenance Plan, or EMP, not only identifies the specific tasks necessary to minimize failure mode consequences, but it also contains information that guides work order scheduling and provides pertinent information for budgeting maintenance resources and communicating downtime requirements to operations.
A Bill of Materials (BOM) is a listing of the component parts that make up a particular asset – how complete of a listing is a matter of extreme effort. These component parts are described in the following manner in the BOM: