Essays about: "system failure"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 311 essays containing the words system failure.

  1. 1. Implementation of Reliability Centered Asset Management method on Power Systems

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektro- och systemteknik (EES)

    Author : Yu Zhang; [2017]
    Keywords : Asset management; Reliability centered maintenance RCM ; Reliability centered asset management RCAM ; Multi-objective optimization; Maintenance optimization; Power system maintenance;

    Abstract : Asset management is getting increasingly important in nearly all fields, especially inthe electric power engineering. It is mainly due to the following two reasons. First isthe high investment cost include the design cost, construction cost, equipment costand the high maintenance cost. READ MORE

  2. 2. Consequences of a flood in Kristianstad, Sweden : a GIS-based analysis of impacts on important societal functions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Jonas Sjögren; [2017]
    Keywords : important societal functions; Hammarslund Barrier Failure; flood consequences; flood risk analysis; physical geography; geography; Geographical Information Systems; Kristianstad; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : According to a recent report from the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, the city of Kristianstad is considered as one of the most vulnerable in Sweden regarding consequences of a flood. Being protected by a barrier system, a failure would most likely have serious impact on the city. READ MORE

  3. 3. Simulation driven design of timber bolster in fibre composite

    University essay from KTH/Lättkonstruktioner; KTH/Lättkonstruktioner

    Author : Marcus Ribbenstedt; Nick Salvati; [2016]
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    Abstract : The primary objective of this thesis is to investigate a simulation and optimisation based methodology using fibre composite materials to lower the weight of timber bolsters. The timber bolsters secure the timber from falling off the truck during loading and transport. READ MORE

  4. 4. Distributed Model Predictive Control for Building Temperature Control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för reglerteknik

    Author : Kirsten Carstaedt; [2016]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This thesis and technical report concentrates on distributed control using a distributed model predictive scheme. The model of a two room house and three room houses is build and a distributed model predictive control (MPC) algorithm is implemented in order to reach specified room temperatures with minimized energy effort in each room. READ MORE

  5. 5. Power Transformer Monitoring and Diagnosis using Transformer Explorer

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Svante Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Power transformers are one of the most expensive and vital components in the power system. A sudden failure could be a very costly process for both the transformer owner and the society. READ MORE