Release of the 2012-2013 Maintenance in China survey results

The fourth edition of the "Maintenance in China" survey was conducted by Siveco, China's largest maintenance consultancy, with academic partners Beihang Sino-French Engineering School and the Sino-European School of Technology of Shanghai University.


This survey provides a snapshot of the current maintenance management practices of industrial companies in China and of their improvement plans in the near future.


The survey was distributed by various international chambers to an estimated 10,000 companies. It received 1,569 responses from 834 different companies, for a total estimated 1,200 sites all over China. It is by far the largest survey of its kind in the Chinese market.


The Executive Summary (click on red flag for Chinese version) of the report has been published in this month's Siveco newsletter. We strongly encourage top industrial managers to read it, as it contains findings that may affect your business.



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About Siveco China


Siveco is the largest maintenance consultancy in China. Based on a long experience of "maintenance with Chinese characteristics", Siveco has developed a unique approach to address the needs of plants, facilities and infrastructures owners in China through the utilization of technological tools. While the market has historically been plagued by IT suppliers without understanding of industrial reality, Siveco is run by maintenance people for maintenance people, focusing on obtaining rapid and sustainable improvement.


Siveco supports best practices in maintenance, facility management and risk prevention through a range of services including assessment, maintenance engineering, CMMS implementation, etc. Siveco provides a suite of very intuitive mobile solutions "for the worker of tomorrow", known as bluebee®, running on its own cloud computing platform and compatible with any back-office maintenance system (COSWIN, Maximo, SAP PM, Datastream, etc.). bluebee® has won several awards including the prestigious Plant Engineering Product of the Year 2012.


Siveco has over 70 customers across more than 700 sites in China, including ABB, Alstom, Arkema, Brose, Carrefour China, Changcheng Property Group, CNEEC, Fushun Mining Group, Shanghai World Expo 2010 pavilions, GDF Suez, Greenland Holdings, IKEA, International Paper, Nokia, Saint-Gobain, Sichuan Lutianhua, Sogefi, ZF, etc.


Siveco China is headquartered in Shanghai, where it also operates a R&D center, and has a branch office in Chengdu. The company is a subsidiary of Siveco Group, Europe's largest CMMS supplier with over 82,000 users worldwide.


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