Marine Corps' latest-generation Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV) prototypes have completed the required 500-hour reliability growth test at the Marine Corps' Amphibious Vehicle Test Branch, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.
What does RG stand for?
RG stands for Reliability Growth
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- Red Guards (Chinese cultural revolution)
- Reduction Gear
- Regional Gathering (Mensa's regional group annual meeting)
- Register-Guard (Eugene, OR newspaper)
- Registered Geologist (Missouri registration for professional geologist)
- Registro Geral (General Register, Brazilian ID card)
- Regular Guys (radio show)
- Regulatory Guide
- Relational Geometry
Samples in periodicals archive:
The list below shows some of the most important reliability topics in relation to product development: * FRACAS (Failure Reporting Analysis & Corrective Action System) * RCA (Root Cause Analysis) * FMECA (Failure Mode Effects & Criticality Analysis) * FTA (Fault Tree Analysis) * DoE (Design of Experiments) * Life Data Analysis ('Weibull Analysis') * Accelerated Testing * System Reliability Modelling (Reliability Block Diagrams) * Reliability Growth Analysis These methods are not new
The Army is taking a multi-pronged approach to improve reliability by establishing new reliability test thresholds, evaluating programs early using a new reliability scorecard, developing reliability growth tools, and increasing emphasis on early engineering analyses to positively affect designs during the development process.
The development program for the new engine includes building a number of test trucks to be delivered to select customers in the Australian market for reliability growth testing.
The appendices provide information on some key topic areas related to RAM including how RAM fits into the contracting process, reliability techniques, reliability growth management, and field assessment and system trending.
A new section introducing models and issues associated with reliability growth in systems and its implications for system test and evaluation.
These systems will be used to finalize design and prepare for the validation units, which are to be used for the reliability growth testing.
The BAE Systems/Tobyhanna Army Depot team will focus on product total life-cycle management, reliability growth, depot maintenance optimization, supply-chain management, obsolescence management, engineering changes, and product improvement.