Rehabilitation of Pipelines Using Fiber-reinforced Polymer by Vistasp M. Karbhari

By Vistasp M. Karbhari

Rehabilitation of Pipelines utilizing Fibre-reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites offers details in this serious portion of commercial and civil infrastructures, additionally exploring the actual demanding situations that exist within the visual display unit and service of pipeline structures.

This ebook studies key matters and methods during this vital quarter, together with basic concerns akin to the diversity of concepts utilizing FRP composites and the way they examine with using metal sleeves. furthermore, the ebook discusses specific strategies, akin to sleeve fix, patching, and overwrap systems.

  • Reviews key concerns and strategies within the use of fiber bolstered polymer (FRP) composites as a versatile and low in cost potential to fix getting older, corroded, or broken pipelines
  • Examines common concerns, together with the variety of thoughts utilizing FRP composites and the way they examine with using metal sleeves
  • Discusses specific ideas corresponding to sleeve fix, patching, and overwrap systems

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Permanent magnet motor technology: design and applications by Jacek F. Gieras

By Jacek F. Gieras

The significance of everlasting magnet (PM) motor know-how and its influence on electromechanical drives has grown exponentially because the e-book of the bestselling moment version. The PM brushless motor industry has grown significantly quicker than the general movement keep watch over industry. This quick development makes it crucial for electric and electromechanical engineers and scholars to stick updated on advancements in smooth electric automobiles and drives, together with their regulate, simulation, and CAD. Reflecting innovations within the improvement of PM vehicles for electromechanical drives, everlasting Magnet Motor know-how: layout and functions, 3rd variation demonstrates the development of PM motor drives and provides ready-to-implement recommendations to universal roadblocks alongside the best way. This variation provides primary equations and calculations for deciding upon and comparing approach functionality, potency, reliability, and price. It explores glossy computer-aided layout of PM vehicles, together with the finite aspect technique, and explains tips on how to pick out PM cars to satisfy the explicit requisites of electric drives. the various examples, types, and diagrams supplied in each one bankruptcy facilitate a lucid figuring out of motor operations and features. This third variation of a bestselling reference has been completely revised to incorporate: Chapters on excessive velocity automobiles and micromotors Advances in everlasting magnet motor expertise extra numerical examples and illustrations An elevated attempt to bridge the distance among conception and business functions changed examine effects The turning out to be worldwide development towards strength conservation makes it rather attainable that the period of the PM brushless motor force is simply round the nook. This reference booklet will supply engineers, researchers, and graduate-level scholars the excellent realizing required to strengthen the breakthroughs that might push this fascinating know-how to the leading edge.

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Finite Element Method in Machining Processes by Angelos P. Markopoulos

By Angelos P. Markopoulos

Finite aspect strategy in Machining Processes offers a concise learn at the manner the Finite point strategy (FEM) is utilized in the case of producing strategies, basically in machining. the fundamentals of this sort of modeling are particular to create a reference that may offer guidance in the event you begin to learn this system now, but additionally for scientists already eager about FEM and wish to extend their research.

A dialogue on FEM, formulations, and strategies presently in use is up by way of machining case stories. Orthogonal slicing, indirect slicing, 3D simulations for turning and milling, grinding, and cutting-edge themes resembling excessive velocity machining and micromachining are defined with appropriate examples. this can be all supported through a literature assessment and a reference checklist for additional study.

As FEM is a key strategy for researchers within the production and particularly within the machining region, Finite aspect technique in Machining Processes is a key reference for college students learning production procedures but in addition for professionals.

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Dynamical Contact Problems with Friction: Models, Methods, by Walter Sextro

By Walter Sextro

Friction contacts are used to transmit forces or to burn up power. the purpose of this moment variation is to explain an effective technique to version dynamical touch issues of friction. This process is utilized to diverse useful difficulties and verified by way of experiments. an intensive realizing of friction phenomena may end up in advancements just like the relief of noise and upkeep bills, elevated worthwhile lifetime of machines and stronger power efficiency.

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Design of rotating electrical machines by Juha Pyrhönen; Tapani Jokinen; Valeria Hrabovcová

By Juha Pyrhönen; Tapani Jokinen; Valeria Hrabovcová

In a single whole quantity, this crucial reference provides an in-depth assessment of the theoretical ideas and strategies of electric computing device layout. This well timed re-creation bargains up to date idea and directions for the layout of electric machines, bearing in mind contemporary advances in everlasting magnet machines in addition to synchronous reluctance machines. New insurance comprises: fresh fabric at the ecological influence of the vehicles, masking the eco-design ideas of rotating electric machines An improved part at the layout of everlasting magnet synchronous machines, now reporting at the layout of tooth-coil, high-torque everlasting magnet machines and their houses huge updates and new fabric on synchronous reluctance machines, air-gap inductance, losses in and resistivity of everlasting magnets (PM), working element of loaded PM circuit, PM desktop layout, and minimizing the losses in electric machines> End-of-chapter routines and new direct layout examples with equipment and recommendations to actual layout difficulties> A supplementary web site hosts computer layout examples created with MATHCAD: rotor floor magnet everlasting magnet desktop and squirrel cage induction laptop calculations. additionally a MATLAB code for optimizing the layout of an induction motor is supplied Outlining a step by step series of laptop layout, this e-book allows electric desktop designers to layout rotating electric machines. With an intensive therapy of all current and rising applied sciences within the box, it's a worthwhile guide for execs operating within the prognosis of electric machines and drives. A rigorous advent to the theoretical rules and methods makes the booklet valuable to senior electric engineering scholars, postgraduates, researchers and college academics curious about electric drives expertise and electromechanical power conversion

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Lean production : implementing a world-class system by John R Black

By John R Black

"This newly-revised and enormously multiplied quantity goals to supply a readable, real-world roadmap for placing into position the crucial process and strategies managers want to make lean paintings and flow their organisations - even if production or service-based - towards a world-class construction approach. Drawing upon many years of expertise within the entrance traces of lean creation and organizational transformation, the author Read more...

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Developing Performance Indicators for Managing Maintenance by Terry Wireman

By Terry Wireman

Developing functionality signs for coping with Maintenance is designed to supply the foremost information on tips to degree and enhance essentially the most very important services in a company at the present time: Equipment or Asset upkeep Management. As certainly one of just a handful of finished collections of functionality symptoms for handling upkeep in print this present day, this publication is exceptional through its use of concepts in keeping with numerous administration dimension structures, equivalent to the Balanced Scorecard method. whereas the former version essentially focused on the elemental signs for handling upkeep and the way to hyperlink them to a company's financials, this re-creation is going extra via additionally addressing contemporary developments within the administration of upkeep. This publication is a useful device for any corporation that desires to successfully degree and deal with the full spectrum of upkeep actions to aid in achieving aggressive virtue. Such businesses view upkeep with a view to lessen expenses of manufacturing their product or supplying their providers and are rationale on utilizing this rate virtue to reduce costs, increase revenue margins, and enhance shareholder price.

  • Shows the best way to maximize your funding within the upkeep functionality and finally your company's resources via aiding you specialize in particular indicators.
  • Connects normal useful upkeep signs to a company's strategic indicators.
  • Explains the right way to increase low-performing indicators.
  • Includes a close desk of contents that is helping you fast locate particular signs and a separate a thesaurus of upkeep terms

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