Braaksma, A.J.J.

DR. A.J.J. Braaksma (JAN)

Associate professor in Maintenance Engineering / Director WCM Summer School

Telephone:

+31 53 489 4007
+31 53 489 2513

Email: Send me an email message

Room: Horstring W 247

GENERAL INFORMATION

Jan Braaksma is associate professor in the chair of Maintenance Engineering and director of the WCM Summer School. He is a member of the maintenance research centre TIME. He has worked for the University of Groningen (RuG) and the Dutch Defense Academy (NLDA). He holds a Master’s degree in Business and ICT and a PhD degree in Economics and Business and conducts research on Asset (information and life-cycle) management.

MAIN ACTIVITIES

Coordinator professional Master Class Maintenance Engineering & Management 
Director WCM Summer School on Maintenance Management & Engineering
Projectleader HUMAN+/SIRA research project in cooperation with NS and Prorail 
Co-promotor / Supervisor UTwente (PhD) research project(s)

PHD AND PDENG RESEARCH PROJECTS

CURRENT
Postdoc - Jan-Jaap Moerman - Organizational factors and predictive maintenance
Postdoc - Willem Haanstra - System Integration (SIRA project)
PhD - Henrike Holwerda, on sustainable Asset Management
PhD - Arno Kok, on Integration of IT and OT
PhD - Merishna Ramtahalsing, on the definition of systems of interest (SIRA project)
PhD - Nina Jakubeit, on decision making in an integrated context (SIRA project)

PAST
PhD - Dr. Richard Ruitenburg, on Asset Life Cycle planning in cooperation with Alliander (finished september 2017)
PhD - Dr. Wieger Tiddens, on Advanced Diagnostics and Prognostics in cooperation with NLR and Dutch Defense Academy (finished september 2018)
PDEng - Sukon Wu, on Innovation Management Planning in cooperation with Strukton Rail.
PhD - Dr.ir. Willem Haanstra, on Life Cycle Costing in cooperation with Alliander.
PhD - Jan-Jaap Moerman, on Smooth introduction Next Generation Trains in cooperation with NS.

OTHER COORDINATING ACTIVITIES

Research centre (TIME) Twente is Maintenance Excellence

Master’s course (MEM) Maintenance Engineering & Management and attached PDEng course Maintenance Engineering & Management for PDEng (201500454)

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Asset life-cycle management, information management, Maintenance engineering & Management, prognostics and diagnostics, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)/ Reliability centred maintenance (RCM), Sustainable supply chains (circular Economy), asset information standards.

PUBLICATIONS

Link to publications list 

TEACHING

Master’s course (MEM) Maintenance Engineering & Management
Master’s course (ME) Capita Selecta Maintenance engineering & design-for-maintenance
Master’s course (DfMO) Design for Maintenance Operations
Bachelor course (PM) Production Management (IDE)

Professional course / Master Class Maintenance Engineering & Management – Oisterwijk
Supervision Master students - Open graduation assignments
Methoden van onderzoek, (IDE)
Bachelor internships 
Challenged Based Learning course

SUPERVISED MSC AND PDENG GRADUATION PROJECTS

2023 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE) - planned
Stijn Koopmans (Min. def)
Aggelos Fatiou (ASML)

2022 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)
Ellen Siebers (Fleetshield)
Laura Grutters (ProRail)
Quinty Mooij (Min. def)
Martijn van de Maat (RWS)
Heni Ju (Fugro)
Bram van Eijk (Arcadis)

2021 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)
Anne Veen (VDL MPC)
Tim Douma (Arcadis)
Mazhar Ibrahim Shaikh (Sutainable Energy Technology - SET - Utwente)

2020 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)
Veysel Kara (NS)

2019 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)  

Shailin Sewmangel (Strukton Rail)
Folkert Hes (NS)
Pim Cornelissen (DEMCON) Note: Cooperations with BMS - together with prof. van Hillegersberg
Bryan Vlaming (Quaker) Note: Cooperations with BMS - together with Matthieu van der Heijden
Wiebe Mulder (Tennet) Note: Cooperation with EWI - together with Marielle Stoelenga
Rolf Gepke (Liander)
Eduard Costin Tudor (University of Twente)
Joost Driever (Thales)

2018 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)

Nina Jakubeit (PPG)
Merishna Ramtahalsing (Strukton)
Moniek van Kempen PDENG (Daimler)

2017 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)

Nigel Sloot (Triogen)

2016 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)

Alice van der Horst (Shell) 
Niels van Noord (Saint Gobain) 
Miklos Bartha (Saint Gobain) Note: Cooperation with AVANS Hogeschool

2015 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)

Jeroen van Beek (Ricardo) - Towards using FBG sensors for catenary inspections an monitoring.
Jelle Wagenvoort (TataSteel) - Continuous structured Maintenance Concept improvement with maintenance feedback at Tata Steel Ijmuiden, The case of strip-tracking deviations at the Hot Strip Mill.
Tijmen van Diepen (Liander) - Categorizing and prioritizing lifetime impacts for Asset Lifecycle Plans.

2014 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)

Maurits Korse (Liander) – Developing an approach to identify and assess circular value for physical assets.

2013 (UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE)

Sjoerd Vleugel (Philips) - Requirements Engineering at Philips Consumer Lifestyle IT Shaving.
Vincent Klink (Tata Steel) – Design of a maturity model for autonomous maintenance.
Joost Ziggers (Nedtrain) – Initial spare parts assortment decision making: a structured apprach.
Harm Meijering (Stork Technical Services) – Route to a continuous improvement of operational services in a maintenance environment.

2013 (UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN)

Berre van den Akker (LU) - Product Lifecycle Management: a lucrative approach?
Ivo van der Zouwen (Philips) – Modular development opportunities for the Philips Senseo.

2013 (UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN AND DUTCH DEFENSE ACADEMY)

Casper van Yperen - Under pressure, everything will be liquid – Towards a framework for introducing new hydraulic products into new or existing markets.
Wieger Tiddens (Dutch Ministry of Defence) - Improving Maintenance Strategies at the Dutch Ministry of Defence.
Jasper Stroeve (Bakker Groep Coevorden) - Equipment prioritizing in a preventive maintenance environment.

2012 (University of Groningen)

Jurgen Kolkman (Plymovent) - Improving information Quality @ Plymovent

2010 (UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN)

Franklin Weenink (Voorbij Prefab Beton bv.) - Using Lean principles to reduce variability in the production planning.
Bas Tijsma (Nedtrain) – Production in uncertainty – Countering uncertainty by improving planning capabilities to deliver products on time.

2009 (UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN)

Rogier Huisman (Rinderinkhof) - Winch up the business performance at Ridderinkhof – Business process improvement at Ridderinkhof.
Frits Kruise (Flint Group Winschoten) – Designing lean scheduling in the semi-process industry.

2007 (UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN)

Arjan Kampman (Deloitte) - Maximizing the revenue cycle – The transition of known methods from the telecom industry to logistic service providers.
Laurens Aakster - Voedselwijs (RuG)– beslissingsondersteuning door informatie-uitwisseling in de keten.
Pieter Hoondert (Dutch Cocoa) – TPM bij Dutch Cocoa.
Kees van der Vliet (Unilever) - Spoelwater reductie in de mengafdeling van de fabriek.

LINKS

WCM Summer School

Research centre UTwente TIME