ASTM E2452 - 12(2019) - Standard Practice for Equipment Management Process Maturity (EMPM) Model

ASTM E2452 - 12(2019)

Standard Practice for Equipment Management Process Maturity (EMPM) Model

Status : Current   Published : May 2019



1.1 This practice covers a process for the assessment and reporting of an entity’s overall equipment management process maturity (EMPM).

1.2 The highest value is placed on continuous improvement as reflected in measured increases in maturity over time.

1.3 The EMPM model is designed to be applicable and appropriate for all equipment-holding entities, however, the EMPM may not be the only acceptable assessment model available.

1.4 It includes all aspects of equipment management.

1.5 In addition to applicability to equipment and equipment management as defined in this practice, this practice may in whole or in part be effectively applied to intangible property, real property, and material.

1.6 There is great variation across organizations regarding the internal departments that accomplish the various aspects of equipment management. Thus, all criteria are not applicable to all entities.

1.7  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.8  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM E2452 - 12(2019)
TitleStandard Practice for Equipment Management Process Maturity (EMPM) Model
Publication Date01 May 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors construction in process, EMPM, equipment, equipment management, equipment management maturity model, property, tangible assets
File Size100 KB

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