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ENS2170 Principles of Industrial Maintenance
Credit Points: 15

This unit introduces the principles of maintenance in the context of mechanical engineering. Students in this unit will build upon their prior understanding of mechanical systems to then explore the different approaches to maintaining them. The wider activities associated with the maintenance department and its structure are introduced. A range of topics relevant to industrial maintenance practice are also covered including component life times, costing, lubrication as well as safety.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K99Bachelor of Aviation
K53Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
K54Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Power)
K52Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
G69Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics)
K06Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
Y73Bachelor of Technology (Aeronautical)
G68Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
MABUSPMechanical Engineering Major
T23University Certificate in Maintenance Engineering
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012