Accession Number : ADP010427


Title :   Implications of 'Power by the Hour' on Turbine Blade Lifing


Corporate Author : ROLLS-ROYCE LTD BRISTOL (UNITED KINGDOM)


Personal Author(s) : Bagnall, S M ; Shaw, D L ; Mason-Flucke, J C


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/p010427.pdf


Report Date : Sep 2000


Pagination or Media Count : 10


Abstract : Power by the Hour (R) engine sales contracts are becoming popular both amongst engine operators and engine manufacturers. This paper examines how accurate turbine blade life prediction is achieved and is combined with accurate measurement of damage in service for successful contract fulfillment.


Descriptors :   *LOGISTICS SUPPORT , *LIFE CYCLE COSTS , SYMPOSIA , MANUFACTURING , CONTRACTS , DAMAGE , AIRCRAFT ENGINES , LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT , TURBINE BLADES , UNITED KINGDOM


Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE