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Automated Inspection Technologies: A New Paradigm for Preventive Maintenance Programs

@inproceedings{Lortie2014AutomatedIT,
  title={Automated Inspection Technologies: A New Paradigm for Preventive Maintenance Programs},
  author={Martin Lortie and E. Holmes},
  year={2014}
}
This paper, from the 2014 Rail Conference, describes the Automatic Vehicle Inspection System (AVIS, Bombardier), a complete system that measures, analyzes, monitors, establishes trends and automatically generates work orders for the maintenance crew. It also generates alarms and permits data trending for long-term engineering investigations. In August 2013, the Bombardier site team at the Midrand depot in South Africa, together with experts from MRX technologies and IBM, commissioned an… Expand
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