Capabilities

The MTI team is a highly integrated, multidisciplinary team of technical specialist with a proven track record. They represent a wealth of expertise and experience in their respective disciplines and their combined skills provide the core components for research delivery. (See “Our People” for more details). Facilities include well equipped diagnostic laboratories plus access to Monash University Engineering facilities and laboratories Click here for more information

The multidisciplinary team approach has successfully resolved problems in the following areas:

  • Catastrophic Failure Investigations and Root Cause Analysis
  • Structural Integrity, Risk and Reliability Assessment of Mobile and Fixed Plant
  • Risk Assessment
  • Management and Strategy Development
  • FE Modelling and Analysis
  • Structural Design and Design Reviews
  • Dynamic Modelling and Simulation
  • Instrumentation and Measurement
  • Fatigue & Remaining Life Assessment
  • Failure Analysis and Material performance
  • Plant Capacity Assessment
  • Performance Improvement
  • Maintenance Strategies
  • Chronic Problems
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Process Control & Automation
  • Knowledge Custodianship
  • Decision Support
  • Training & Education
  • Electrical Drive Reliability and Optimisation
  • Low and High Temperature Corrosion
  • Life Cycle Modelling
  • Lubrication Maintenance Improvement and Wear Debris Analysis.

MTI also draws support and capabilities from an extensive network of industry and academic alliances. Associations and collaborative relationships include other departments and individuals within Monash University, including the Faculties of:

  • Engineering,
  • Art & Design,

As well as associated research institutions such as the: