Essays about: "system failure"

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  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. Dynamic Simulation of a One-Cylinder Engine Test Rig

    University essay from KTH/Hållfasthetslära (Inst.)

    Author : Per Sundström; [2017]
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    Abstract : An engine test rig at AVL was redesigned with new components after a failure. The new system consists of a torsional vibration damper, a cardan axle, a torque flange, and an adapter unit, together with a new dynamometer. To ensure another failure would not occur a study of the new system was conducted. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cleaning and stimulation of teats in an Automated Milking Rotary

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Louise Juhlin; [2017]
    Keywords : attachment failure; ; incomplete milking; ; milking efficiency; ; milk let down; ; washing time;

    Abstract : Abstract In automatic milking systems (AMS) teat cleaning and stimulation of milk let-down are performed automatically in a standardized process before milking. The settings for teat cleaning must meet the requirements for hygienic quality of the milk delivered to the dairy plants. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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