Mining Equipment Maintenance: A Review, Indexes, and Models  
Author B.S. Dhillon




Abstract This paper presents mining equipment maintenance related facts and figures and factors contributing to equipment maintenance cost in mines, and studies maintenance of explosion protected switchgear in mines. In addition, eight indexes and two mathematical models considered useful for application in mining equipment maintenance are presented.


Keywords Mining Equipment, Maintenance, Indexes, Models
    Article #:  2060
Proceedings of the 20th ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design
August 7-9, 2014 - Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.