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Availability Engineering and Management for Manufacturing Plant Performance by PE, CPA Richard G. Lamb

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Chapter 5 Foundations to Maintain Integrity of the Availability Scheme

Introduction

The previous section described availability engineering and management activities in the conceptual design phase. This and the next four chapters describe the discipline, its deliverables and their tasks as part of the basic design phase. A final chapter in this section briefly describes the traditional phase activities.

Basic Design Phase Defined

The basic or preliminary design phase has traditionally accomplished the following:

  • The optimization of subsystems with respect to special aspects left open by the conceptual design phase.
  • The development of various engineering diagrams.
  • The sizing and selection of equipment.
  • The start of the procurement of long-lead-time ...

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