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  1. Understanding systems failures

    Bignell, Victor
    Manchester ; Dover, N.H. : Manchester University Press in association with Open University, c1984.

  2. The power of deduction : failure modes and effects analysis for design

    Anleitner, Michael A.
    Milwaukee, Wis. : ASQ Quality Press, 2010.

  3. Mechanical failure avoidance : strategies and techniques

    Witherell, Charles E.
    New York : McGraw-Hill, c1994.

    In today's environmentally-sensitive society, failures of engineered systems are becoming intolerable. This book describes the broad range of damage potential in engineered systems, how failures can be headed off at their origins and how the cost of these failures can be eliminated. Topics covered include predictive modelling, life-cycle management and how to implement proven day-to-day avoidance strategies.


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