Reliability centred maintenance applied to platform screen doors of the Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway

Pao Yue-kong Library Electronic Theses Database

Reliability centred maintenance applied to platform screen doors of the Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway

 

Author: Kwan, Chi-kit
Title: Reliability centred maintenance applied to platform screen doors of the Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway
Degree: M.Sc.
Year: 2000
Subject: Mass Transit Railway Corporation
Railroads -- China -- Hong Kong -- Maintenance and repair
Plant maintenance -- China -- Hong Kong
Reliability (Engineering) -- China -- Hong Kong
Maintainability (Engineering) -- China -- Hong Kong
Hong Kong Polytechnic University -- Dissertations
Department: Multi-disciplinary Studies
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Pages: iii, [159] leaves : ill., maps ; 30 cm
Language: English
InnoPac Record: http://library.polyu.edu.hk/record=b1517634
URI: http://theses.lib.polyu.edu.hk/handle/200/5193
Abstract: This paper describes the application of a maintenance decision technique - Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) to the Platform Screen Doors (PSD) of the Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway (MTR). The RCM Decision Diagram and a revised RCM Decision Worksheet have been employed to formulate and record the maintenance tasks for the PSD system. At the end of this study, a list of maintenance tasks is presented from the Empirical RCM Study. In order to provide a focus on the most important equipment items that should be given particular attention, a Monte Carlo - Weibull Model has been developed to simulate the PSD failure behaviours based on the past in-service data of the PSD together with economic data. In this way, the management concerned can make a decision on what should be done with high priority in order to minimise the unreliability costs incurred.

Files in this item

Files Size Format
b15176344.pdf 5.501Mb PDF
Copyright Undertaking
As a bona fide Library user, I declare that:
  1. I will abide by the rules and legal ordinances governing copyright regarding the use of the Database.
  2. I will use the Database for the purpose of my research or private study only and not for circulation or further reproduction or any other purpose.
  3. I agree to indemnify and hold the University harmless from and against any loss, damage, cost, liability or expenses arising from copyright infringement or unauthorized usage.
By downloading any item(s) listed above, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the copyright undertaking as stated above, and agree to be bound by all of its terms.

     

Quick Search

Browse

More Information