The Challengers and Sustainability of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) Implementation in Power Generation Industry: A Case Study in TNB Janamanjung SDN BHD
This case study focuses on the challenges and barriers based on the four factors (1) Human (2) Technology (3)
Method and (4) Environment that has been identified in the context of TPM implementation in a Malaysian Power Plant. The
purpose of identifying the barriers is to formulating a strategy in enhancing and reviving the TPM implementation for the Case
Study Organization (CSO). This research has led to the recommendations in improving the TPM development and
implementation program of the case study organization. Findings indicate that although there was a need to integrate the 4
elements, the human factor such as management commitment & participation, rewards & recognition is a priority for TCSO.
Index Terms - Total Productive Maintenance, Power Generation, Barriers, Challenges.