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  • Failure prognostic schemes and database design of a software tool for efficient management of wind turbine maintenance. 

    Sinha, Yashwant; Steel, John A. (Multi-Science / Sage http://dx.doi.org/10.1260/0309-524X.39.4.453, 2015)
    SINHA, Y. and STEEL, J., 2015. Failure prognostic schemes and database design of a software tool for efficient management of wind turbine maintenance. Wind Engineering, Vol 39 (4), pp. 453-478.
    Wind Turbines require numerous and varied types of maintenance activities throughout their lifespan, the frequency of which increases with years in operation. At present the proportion of maintenance cost to the total cost ...
  • Maintenance optimisation for wind turbines. 

    Andrawus, Jesse A. (The Robert Gordon University The Robert Gordon University, School of Engineering, 2008-04)
    ANDRAWUS, J., WATSON, J. and KISHK, M. 2006. Asset management processes in the wind energy industry. In: Proceedings of the 2nd Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment (SEE 2006), 21-23 November 2006. Bangkok, Thailand. pp. 269-274
     
    ANDRAWUS, J., WATSON, J., KISHK, M. and ADAM, A. 2006. Determining an appropriate condition-based maintenance strategy for wind turbines. In: Proceedings of the 2nd Joint International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Environment (SEE 2006). 21-23 November 2006. Bangkok, Thailand. pp. 275-280
     
    ANDRAWUS, J., WATSON, J., KISHK, M. and ADAM, A., 2006. The selection of a suitable maintenance strategy for wind turbines. International Journal of Wind Engineering, 30 (6), pp. 471-486
     
    ANDRAWUS, J., WATSON, J. and KISHK, M., 2007. Wind turbine maintenance optimisation: principles of quantitative maintenance optimisation. International Journal of Wind Engineering, 31 (2), pp. 101-110
     
    ANDRAWUS, J., WATSON, J. and KISHK, M. 2007. Maintenance optimisation of wind turbines : lessons for the built environment. In: Proceedings of the 23rd Annual ARCOM Conference. 3-5 September 2007. Belfast. pp. 893-902
     
    ANDRAWUS, J., WATSON, J. and KISHK, M., 2007. Modelling system failures to optimise wind turbine maintenance. International Journal of Wind Engineering, 31 (6), pp. 503-522
     
    Wind is becoming an increasingly important source of energy for countries that ratify to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases and mitigate the effects of global warming. Investments in wind farms are affected by ...
  • The selection of a suitable maintenance strategy for wind turbines. 

    Andrawus, Jesse A.; Watson, John; Kishk, Mohammed; Adam, Allan (Multi-Science Publishing Co. Ltd. http://dx.doi.org/10.1260/030952406779994141, 2006-12)
    ANDRAWUS, J. A. et al., 2006. The selection of a suitable maintenance strategy for wind turbines. Wind Engineering, 30 (6), pp. 471-486
    Common maintenance strategies applied to wind turbines include ‘Time-Based’ which involves carrying out maintenance tasks at predetermined regular-intervals and ‘Failure- Based’ which entails using a wind turbine until ...