Commonly used maintenance and reliability acronyms:

  • A
    • ACR: Asset Criticality Ranking
    • API: Application Program Interface
  • C
    • CAMA: Certified Asset Management Assessor
    • CBM: Condition-Based Monitoring
    • CI: Continuous Improvement
    • CIP: Continuous Improvement Process
    • CMMS: Computerized Maintenance Management System
    • CMRP: Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional
    • CMRT: Certified Maintenance & Reliability Technician
  • E
    • EAM: Enterprise Asset Management
    • EPA: Environmental Protection Agency
    • ERP: Enterprise Resource Planning
  • F
    • FAMS: Facilities Asset Management System
    • FMEA: Failure Mode Effects Analysis
  • G
    • GIS: Geographic Information System
  • H
    • HSE: Health, Safety & Environmental
  • I
    • IIoT: Industrial Internet of Things
  • L
    • LDAP: Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (Windows)
  • M
    • MP2: Maintenance Pack II
    • MRO: Maintenance, Repair & Operations
    • MRP: Material Requirements Planning / Manufacturing Resource Planning
    • MTBF: Mean Time Between Failure
    • MTTR: Mean Time To Repair
    • MVP: Most Valuable Player
  • O
    • OEE: Overall Equipment Effectiveness (Availability x Performance x Quality)
    • OEM: Original Equipment Manufacturer
    • OLE: Object Linking and Embedding
    • OPC: OLE for Process Control
    • OPC UA: OPC Unified Architecture
    • OSHA: Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • P
    • PdM: Predictive Maintenance
    • PLC: Programmable Logic Controller
    • PM: Preventive Maintenance
    • PPM: Proactive Preventive Maintenance
  • R
    • RCA: Root Cause Analysis
    • RCM: Reliability Centered Maintenance
  • S
    • SMRP: Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals
  • T
    • TPM: Total Productive Maintenance

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