Keyword: maintenance, repair & replacement
System reliability estimation and cost analysis of series-parallel systems in the presence of repair dependence function
In this paper, we consider two types of series‐parallel systems with the...
Data Analysis for Condition-Based Railway Infrastructure Maintenance
Condition assessment is crucial to optimize condition‐based maintenance actions...
Development of a Fuzzy Rule-based Decision-making System for Evaluating the Lifetime of a Rubber Fender
If a rubber fender, whose purpose is to absorb the shock energy that is generated when...
The Role of Contract Expirations in Service Parts Management
The majority of after‐sales service providers manage their service parts...
Effectiveness improvement through total productive maintenance using particle swarm optimisation model for small and micro manufacturing enterprises
In many manufacturing industries, the total productive maintenance (TPM) is...
Maximum entropy approach for an unreliable MX/G/1 queueing system with Bernoulli vacation, restricted admission and delayed phase repair under N-policy
The present article deals with a bulk arrival queueing model with an unreliable server...
A Case Study in Estimating Avionics Availability from Field Reliability Data
Under incentivized contractual mechanisms such as availability‐based contracts,...
Evaluation of maintenance management through the overall equipment effectiveness of a yogurt production line in a medium-sized Italian company
Tsarouhas Panagiotis H
Due to the competition that has dramatically increased, manufacturers focus on product...
A Dynamic Maintenance Planning Framework Based on Fuzzy TOPSIS and FMEA: Application in an International Food Company
A maintenance planning framework is developed in this study to reduce and stabilize...
Practical Reliability and Maintainability Analysis Tool for an Open Source Cloud Computing
We focus on a cloud computing environment by using open source softwares such as...
A myopic policy for optimal inspection scheduling for condition based maintenance
In this paper, we propose a decision policy for condition-based maintenance that...
Modelling repairable systems with an early life under competing risks and asymmetric virtual age
In this paper, complex repairable systems presenting infant failures are considered....
Some acceleration methods for Monte Carlo simulation of rare events
The reliability analysis of instrumented safety systems is an important industrial...
Incorrect modeling of the failure process of minimally repaired systems under random conditions: The effect on the maintenance costs
This note investigates the effect of the incorrect modeling of the failure process of...
A cost effective degradation-based maintenance strategy under imperfect repair
An optimization model is developed to minimize the total cost of imperfect...
Measuring service outcomes for adaptive preventive maintenance
The developed measure and control process form the basis for adaptive preventive...
Transient solution of an M[X]/G/1 queueing model with feedback, random breakdowns, Bernoulli schedule server vacation and random setup time
We consider an M [X] /G/1 queue with Poisson arrivals, random server...
Identification of Pivotal Causes and Spreaders in the Time-Varying Fault Propagation Model to Improve the Decision Making under Abnormal Situation
Under abnormal conditions, timely and effective decisions of system recovery and...
Risk Assessment of Railway Transportation Systems using Timed Fault Trees
Safety is an essential requirement for railway transportation. There are many methods...
Use of Petri Nets to Model the Maintenance of Wind Turbines
Leigh J M
With large expansion plans for the offshore wind turbine industry, there has never...
Determination of maintenance schedule and process mean of production system
Goyal Suresh Kumar
In the literature it is very common to treat the problem of determining the optimal...
A Fuzzy Cognitive Maps Tool for Developing a RBI&M Model
A proper maintenance plan is directly related to the definition of critical indexes...
Criticality Analysis for Maintenance Purposes: A Study for Complex In-service Engineering Assets
Crespo Mrquez Adolfo
The purpose of this paper is to establish a basis for a criticality analysis,...
Reliability modelling of a parallel system with a supporting device and two types of preventive maintenance
This study presents the reliability assessment of two unit active parallel systems...
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