Published in September 1998, the book, Guidelines for Improving Plant Performance through Data Collection and Analysis, describes the essential elements and information involved, including failure modes, equipment boundaries, and software to house the data. This book also contains examples of how the data can be used to perform value-added analysis to support maintenance optimization, improved design and quantitative risk analysis. Other publications of interest may be.
- Guidelines for Process Equipment Reliability Data, with Data Tables
- Guidelines for Chemical Process Quantitative Risk Analysis, 2nd Edition
- Layer of Protection Analysis: Simplified Process Risk Assessment
- International Conference and Workshop on Reliability and Risk Management, San Antonio, 1998 (Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information on this title.)