Complex System Maintenance Handbook

Part of the series Springer Series in Reliability Engineering pp 509-531

Maintenance in the Rail Industry

  • Jørn VatnAffiliated withNorwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

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This chapter presents two case studies of maintenance optimization in the rail industry. The first case study discusses grouping of maintenance activities into maintenance packages. The second case study uses a life cycle cost approach to prioritize between maintenance and renewal projects under budget constraints.