COSTS AND CAUSES OF MAINTENANCE IN A SHIP'S DIESEL PROPULSION SYSTEM

A study has been made of the maintenance and costs involved in the operation of the main propulsion system of 20 ships of the same class. Consideration was given to the costs in scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, shipyard repair, and overhaul. It was found that most main Diesel-engine maintenance was associated with a few components and causes. The various findings are presented in a number of tables.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Peterson, M B
    • Koury, A J
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 5 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180059
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No 77-WA/Lub-7
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1978 12:00AM