Mining Equipment Reliability: An Investigative Study  
Author B.S Dhillon




Abstract This paper presents a study of mining equipment reliability. Many different aspects of mining equipment reliability are studied including reasons for improving mining equipment reliability, factors impacting mining system reliability, useful mining equipment reliability measures, open pit system reliability analysis, programmable electronic mining system failures, and methods of measuring winder rope degradation.


Keywords Mining Equipment, Reliability, Mining System Failures, Winder Rope, Failure Rate
    Article #:  23-263
Proceedings of the 23rd ISSAT International Conference on Reliability and Quality in Design
August 3-5, 2017 - Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.