Technical Objects in SAP PM: Overview (Functional Location, Equipment, BOM)

Functional Location The functional location represents the location, from a process point of view, where a particual function is carried out (e.g. Pumping Station) and where equipment are installed. Functional location is assigned to maintenance plant (location data) and to a maintenance planning plant (PM data). Functional location will be used to: To descrive the […]

Plant Maintenance Module in SAP: Overview

Plant Maintenance (PM) in SAP is an integral part of the company and has numerous link to other areas. The Purpose of having Plant Maintenance will be shown as below;

Sample PM Configuration Document for Cement Industry

This manual, specialized for cement industry, provides a step-by-step guide for carrying activities required for Plant Maintenance module configuration in SAP. Besides activities this also contains explanations and screenshots, including the order in which you need to make customization.

SAP PM User Instruction Manual

This training document provides instructions for most common end user functions listed below in SAP’s Plant Maintenance (PM) module: Creating a Functional Location Creating a Piece of Equipment Displaying the Structure List and the Structure Graphic Creating Data for the Permit Maintaining Bills of Material Creating Maintenance Task Lists Creating Operations / Sub-Operations Allocating material […]

Fundamentals of Plant Maintenance in SAP: FAQ for Newbies

Objective of this presentation is: Developing an understanding of SAP Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) / Plant Maintenance (PM) Identifying those areas where significant preparation needs to be done Identifying those areas where key decisions are to be made / understood Not to be able to create objects (master data etc. ) nor to operate the […]

SAP BBP AS-IS & TO-BE Documents from Real Life Project

In this post you will find links to As-Is and To-Be documents from a real-life project implementation for the various modules of the following: Finance & Controlling (FICO) As-Is & To-Be Materials Management (MM) As-Is & To-Be Sales and Distribution (SD) As-Is & To-Be Production Planning (PP) As-Is & To-Be Plant Maintenance (PM) As-Is & […]

SAP PM (Plant Maintenance) Business Blueprint BBP Document

This document is the outcome of the As-Is study, discussion at training and during the To-Be process and business process requirement analysis for SAP Plant Maintenance module. The aim of this document is to map the best business processes related to the Plant Maintenance module in SAP ECC This document may be used as a […]

SAP PM Configuration: How to Define Maintenance Planning Plant

In SAP, maintenance planning plant represents the organizational unit where maintenance requirements for the operations / production system are planned. Maintenance planning plant is a plant in which maintenance tasks are planned and prepared. In the PM planning plant, maintenance task lists are defined for the respective maintenance plants, spare parts planning is carried out […]