Machinery Management

Machinery Management

Type of Course
Lecture + Practice
Bachelor / Master
TermWinter term
4 CP

Aim of the Course

The lecture deals with the phases and strategies of machinery management and asset management as well as with the development and importance of maintenance, reliability and availability, maintenance cost accounting and plant procurement. Furthermore, the lecture deals with operator models, maintenance planning and control, logistics in maintenance, start-up of production systems, potential analysis of production plants in series operation, maintenance-oriented design and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM).

The contents are discussed on the basis of current problems and are deepened by exercises.

Organisational Details


The lecture will take place online via Big Blue Button from 13.10.2020. The lecture is always held on Tuesdays from 5.00 - 6.30 pm. The seminars will only take place on certain dates on Tuesdays from 3.30 - 5.00 pm, which will be announced in the first lecture on 13.10.

Current information and changes will be announced in the lectures or published via Stud.IP in the lecture room. 


The exam date for the subject Machinery Management in winter term 20/21 has not yet been fixed, but will be announced here in time.

Contact Person

M. Sc. Andreas Nitsche (IPH) - Tel.: 0511 279 76-440

Further information at


  **in the event of contradictory statements, the dates of the examination schedule published by the faculty apply in general.

Your Professor

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Peter Nyhuis
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Peter Nyhuis

Your Supervisor and Contact Person