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TransNav : International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation

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Reliability Assessment of Main Engine Subsystems Considering Turbocharger Failure as a Case Study

Autorzy Anantharaman, M.  Khan, F.  Garaniya, V.  Lewarn, B. 
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Języki publikacji EN
EN Safe operation of a merchant vessel is dependent on the reliability of the vessel’s main propulsion engine. Reliability of the main propulsion engine is interdependent on the reliability of several subsystems including lubricating oil system, fuel oil system, cooling water system and scavenge air system. Turbochargers form part of the scavenge sub system and play a vital role in the operation of the main engine. Failure of turbochargers can lead to disastrous consequences and immobilisation of the main engine. Hence due consideration need to be given to the reliability assessment of the scavenge system while assessing the reliability of the main engine. This paper presents integration of Markov model (for constant failure components) and Weibull failure model (for wearing out components) to estimate the reliability of the main propulsion engine. This integrated model will provide more realistic and practical analysis. It will serve as a useful tool to estimate the reliability of the vessel’s main propulsion engine and make efficient and effective maintenance decisions. A case study of turbocharger failure and its impact on the main engine is also discussed.
Słowa kluczowe
EN main engine   main propulsion   turbocharger   turbocharger failure   main propulsion engine   Markov model   Weibull failur model   reliability  
Wydawca Faculty of Navigation, Gdynia Maritime University
Czasopismo TransNav : International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation
Rocznik 2018
Tom Vol. 12, no. 2
Strony 271--276
Opis fizyczny Bibliogr. 28 poz., rys., tab., fot.
autor Anantharaman, M.
  • University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College, Launceston, Australia
autor Khan, F.
  • University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College, Launceston, Australia
autor Garaniya, V.
  • University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College, Launceston, Australia
autor Lewarn, B.
  • University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College, Launceston, Australia
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Opracowanie rekordu w ramach umowy 509/P-DUN/2018 ze środków MNiSW przeznaczonych na działalność upowszechniającą naukę (2018).
Kolekcja BazTech
Identyfikator YADDA bwmeta1.element.baztech-153b1d63-26cb-48ff-a21c-209506a608b7
DOI 10.12716/1001.12.02.06