Maintenance,Corrective

Definition(s)


Maintenance,Corrective

Any maintenance activity that is not normal in the operation of equipment and requires access to the equipment’s interior. Such activities are expected to be performed by a qualified person. Such activities typically include locating causes of faulty performance, replacement of defective components, adjustment of internal controls, and the like.

Source: API Recommended Practice 14FZ, Recommended Practice for Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Electrical Systems for Fixed and Floating Offshore Petroleum Facilities for Unclassified and Class I, Zone 0, Zone 1, and Zone 2 Locations, Second Edition, May 2013. Global Standards