Graduate Research Papers


Open Access Graduate Research Paper


The purpose of this study was to determine if self-directed maintenance teams are developing into a structure for improving maintenance performance and lowering costs with minimal supervision. The study will survey the members' perceptions and effectiveness of the existing maintenance teams. The research data collected will help to determine a course of direction to improve the performance of the self-directed central maintenance teams.

Year of Submission


Degree Name

Master of Arts


Department of Industrial Technology

First Advisor

Rex W. Pershing


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Date Original

Spring 1993

Object Description

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