A fully updated, digitized, and streamlined edition of the classic handbook that's been educating plant and facility professionals in every aspect of maintenance engineering for more than half a century The most comprehensive resource of its kind, Maintenance Engineering Handbook has long been a staple for engineers, managers, and technicians seeking current advice on everything from tools and techniques to planning and scheduling. This brand-new edition brings you up to date on the most pertinent aspects of identifying and repairing faulty equipment. Videos, color photos, and other dynamic content are available on an affiliated website Over the editions, the work has evolved to accommodate the needs of the modern maintenance engineer. The text continues its coverage of mechanical, electrical, and civil maintenance engineering, and also focuses on recognized and proven best practices in maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) inventory management, root-cause analysis, and performance management. Ideal for those new to the profession as well as practiced veterans, this updated edition is an absolute necessity in helping to eliminate excessive downtime and high maintenance costs as a result of repetitive failures.