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ISSN 2083-6473
ISSN 2083-6481 (electronic version)




Associate Editor
Prof. Tomasz Neumann

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TransNav, Faculty of Navigation
Gdynia Maritime University
3, John Paul II Avenue
81-345 Gdynia, POLAND
Reliability Evaluation of Electrochemical Energy Storage Systems Supplying the Ship's Main Propulsion System
1 Gdynia Maritime University, Gdynia, Poland
ABSTRACT: The paper presents the structure of hybrid and electric modern ship propulsion systems. Types and configuration of electrochemical cells for selected electric energy storage facilities on the ship were presented. The method and results of reliability analyses, such as failure mode effect analysis (FMEA), reliability block diagram (RBD) and fault tree analysis (FTA), used to estimate the probability of failure of the energy storage systems supplying the ship's main propulsion, are presented. Methods of evaluation and verification of the proposed reliability model using a laboratory model and available operational and service data are discussed. A proposal for a quantitative risk analysis of potential damage during the operation of the energy storage has been presented.
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Citation note:
Szewczyk P., Łebkowski A.: Reliability Evaluation of Electrochemical Energy Storage Systems Supplying the Ship's Main Propulsion System. TransNav, the International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation, Vol. 17, No. 1, doi:10.12716/1001.17.01.08, pp. 87-94, 2023
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A. Łebkowski, R. Śmierzchalski, W. Gierusz, K. Dziedzicki

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