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Workshop on �Maintenance Rules: improving maintenance effectiveness� - Summary report

Funded under: FP6-JRC


This report summarizes the presentations and the outcome of the panel discussion in relation to the workshop on �Maintenance rules: improving maintenance effectiveness� which was organized in Madrid (UNESA premises) on June 19-21 by the JRC-IE (SENUF network), UNESA, EPRI, Iberdrola, Soluziona and Tecnatom.
The purpose of the workshop was to examine current practices used by nuclear power plants utilities to assure proper and effective maintenance and to discuss the future needs that must be met to continue to foster effective maintenance. The workshop confirmed that improving the maintenance program is one of the best tools to improving the overall plant performance and the cost control, even improving the overall plant safety.

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Authors: CONTRI P, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Energy, Petten (NL)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 22603 EN (2006), 12 pp. Free of charge
Availability: Available from European Commission, JRC Knowledge Management Unit, Ispra (IT) Tel: +39 033278 9893 Fax: +39 033278 5409 E-mail: or Bruxelles (BE) Tel: +32 2 295 76 24 Fax: +32 2 299 63 22
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