Maintenance 1992

Maintenance 1992 : The Business Challenge - Conference

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The proceedings of a conference which examines current maintenance strategies and techniques applied to rolling stock and their contribution to the achievement of business objectives in a railway environment. papers presented explore the opportunities offered by developments in maintenance systems and technology, and how they can be applied to the benefit of future performance.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 148.6 x 214.1 x 18.5mm | 358.34g
  • Professional Engineering Publishing
  • Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
  • Illustrated
  • Illustrated edition
  • Ill.
  • 0852987986
  • 9780852987988

Table of contents

Maintainability of large gas turbine aero engines; a review of reliability techniques of use in the locomotive design process; the business-led design and redevelopment of maintenance depots; equipment procedurement and support policy - a military perspective; air system design for maintainability; the imperfect maintenance mix; support and maintenance strategies to improve business performance; structured standards for train maintenance; contract maintenance evolutionary transformation; using logistics/reliability engineering analyses to develop effective maintenance programs; a maintenance information system; subcontracting and the role of MRP 11; a strategy for the optimization of availability in relation to unit maintenance costs by the use of high integrity "just-in-time" unit exchange proceudres; workshop control of contract maintenance; maintenance of electric multiple units in level five depots; train maintenance in the microprocessor age; condition determined maintenance; design for diagnostics and condition monitoring.
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