Maintenance

Electronics and Computer Engineering (pós-laboral)
6 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 28,0 T + 14,0 PL + 28,0 TP + 5,0 OT

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Provide the students with knowledge and skills in the domain of building and industrial maintenance, namely the ability to understand concepts and apply common maintenance management techniques and tools.

Program
Reliability; Maintenance and diagnosis methods for several Electrical, Mechanical and Electromechanical systems; Industrial Instrumentation Maintenance; Maintenance objectives and strategies; Maintenance information circuits and documents for maintenance; Maintenance service structure and staff organization; Maintenance contracts and Outsourcing; Maintenance management and control.

Evaluation Methodology
Written Test (mandatory); Public presentations and discussion of some of the projects and short essays (mandatory).

Bibliography
- Cardoso, A. (1991). Diagnóstico de Avarias em Motores de Indução Trifásicos (in Portuguese). Portugal: Coimbra Editora
- Higgins, L. Maintenance Engineering Handbook; Edited by Lindley R. Higgins. -: McGrawHill
- STONEHAM, D. (1998). The Maintenance Management and Technology Handbook. -: Elsevier Advanced Technology
- CABRAL, J. (2009). Gestão da Manutenção de Equipamentos, Instalações e Edifícios. Portugal: LIDEL

Method of interaction
Lectures; Problems resolution and practical exercises for project based learning; Field trips; Small team projects development; Practical work proposed by the lecturer; Case analysis and discussion.

Software used in class