The competitive environment is throwing up many management tools for performanceexcellence. TPM is very well laid out, holistic approach towards continual improvement.Guwahati Refinery is practicing TPM in true spirit and making good progress in itsimplementation and bringing the cultural change.I am pleased with the progress made in all areas of the refinery and we must work with the samespirit and continue our efforts for sustaining and further improving in TPM implementationactivities so that Guwahati refinery will be able to apply for TPM award from JIPM, Japan.This booklet on “
Overview of Total productive Maintenance
” being released with a hope thatevery employee will make good utilization of this book and become knowledgeable inimplementing TPM in right direction.I convey my good wishes to all Gangotrian and urge them to embrace TPM for better economicgrowth & prosperity of the organization and thereby of the individuals.
G. BhanumurthyExecutive Director