Use of reliability data in determining maintenance strategies for electric passenger cars

This paper describes the various maintenance philosophies applied to the rail industry as well as in general industries. The data is captured at various sources being customer in service periods and internal work performed, with the result being reliability performance indicators. From these parameters the optimum Change out period, spare equipment required, and a cost effective maintenance program will be obtained. In this paper the techniques for data collection and sanitisation are described as well as the techniques for obtaining the optimum service time.

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  • Pagination: 11p. ; PDF
  • Monograph Title: Railway technology for the 21st century: CORE 2000: conference on railway engineering, May 21-23 2000, Glenelg, South Australia

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  • Accession Number: 01532020
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Jul 29 2014 11:51AM