Mechanical Failure Avoidance
Strategies and TechniquesBook - 1994
A reference guide to engineering failure and its prevention. It considers the origins and consequences of types of engineering failures; discusses the study and analysis of prior incidents; describes the causes of mechanical failures and the analytical tools for identification and priority classification of hazards, along with techniques for minimizing failures and unscheduled downtime in operating plants and equipment; and covers day-to-day failure avoidance practices in design and production and how to keep flaws out of products and the manufacturing plant itself. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c1994
Characteristics: xi, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm