Reliability and Maintenance Management
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Reliability and Maintenance Management book
This chapter focuses on reliability and maintenance management with a special emphasis on maintenance management. The chapter discusses various types of maintenance management techniques such as preventive maintenance, computerized maintenance management system, predictive maintenance, reliability-centered maintenance, and total productive maintenance. Under predictive maintenance, various type analysis for predicting flaws in the machines have been discussed such as, Thermography, vibration analysis, ultrasonics, lubricant condition monitoring, oil analysis, and analysis of wear particles. Separate section has also been dedicated to the concept of failures. Besides these, various methods of determining the reliability of a system have been introduced in this chapter.