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Vicente Gonzalez-Prida

Vicente González-Prida holds a PhD with Honours in Industrial Engineering by the University of Seville, a MSc in Mechanical Engineering by the same University, and an Executive MBA (First Class Honours) by the Seville Chamber of Commerce, Spain. He also has been awarded with the “National Award for PhD Thesis on Dependability” by the Spanish Association for Quality; the “National Award for PhD Thesis on Maintenance” by the Spanish Association for Maintenance; and the “Best Nomination from Spain for the Excellence Master Thesis Award” bestowed by the EFNSM (European Federation of National Maintenance Societies). Dr. González-Prida has edited three books, two with IGI-Global (2015 and 2017) and one with Springer Verlag (2018), all of them regarding Maintenance Modelling, Asset Management and Decision Making. His research works have been presented in international conferences as WCEAM, ESREL, IEEE, ESREDA, etc., and published in journals such as Reliability Engineering and System Safety, Production Planning and Control, IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering, as well as Computers in Industry, among others. He has authored also a book with Springer Verlag about Warranty and After Sales Management (2014) and a book in Spanish language about the ISO 55000 Asset Management Family of Standards (2018). His main interest is related to industrial asset management (ILS, reliability, maintenance, life cycle optimization…), the Industry 4.0 and disrupted technologies, as well as the logic and philosophy of science. Dr. González-Prida is fellow of the Club of Rome (Spanish Chapter), member of the Technical Advisory Board for the Observatory of Intelligence, Security and Defence, among other institutions. He currently works for the company General Dynamics - European Land Systems, sharing his professional performance with the development of research projects with international entities, as well as teaching activities for master degree and in-company programs in Spain and LATAM.

Publications

International Journal of Environmental Sustainability and Green Technologies (IJESGT)
Vicente Gonzalez-Prida. Est. 2020.
The International Journal of Environmental Sustainability and Green Technologies (IJESGT) provides managers, academicians, scientists, and researchers in various government...
Preface
Vicente González-Prida Díaz, Jesus Pedro Zamora Bonilla. © 2019. 7 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Handbook of Research on Industrial Advancement in Scientific Knowledge.
Exploring the Effect of Emerging Technologies on Scientific Knowledge Production and the Industrial Advancement of Society
Vicente González-Prida Díaz, Jesus Pedro Zamora Bonilla. © 2019. 18 pages.
The main application area of the digital transformation has been so far on the industrial and manufacturing process. Nevertheless, the concept Industry 4.0 has enormous potential...
Decision Making Under Uncertainty and Risks in the Face of Rapidly Advancing Technologies
Vicente González-Prida Díaz, Jesus Pedro Zamora Bonilla, Pablo Viveros Gunckel. © 2019. 19 pages.
This chapter aims to consider the effects of the new concept Industry 4.0 on decision making, particularly on the reduction of uncertainty and the risk associated with any choice...
Innovation in Scientific Knowledge Based on Forecasting Assessment: A Case Study on Automotive Spare Parts Demand
Ignacio Aranís Mahuzier, Pablo A. Viveros Gunckel, Rodrigo Mena Bustos, Christopher Nikulin Chandía, Vicente González-Prida Díaz. © 2019. 17 pages.
This chapter presents a study of forecasting methods applicable to the spare parts demand faced by an automotive company that maintains a share of nearly 25% of the automotive...
Optimum Decision Making in Asset Management
María Carmen Carnero, Vicente González-Prida. © 2017. 523 pages.
Asset management is becoming increasingly important to an organization’s strategy, given its effects on cost, production, and quality. No matter the sector, important decisions...
Case Study on a Maintenance and Reliability Management Model Proposal: A Third Set of Locks Project in the Panama Canal
Carlos Parra, Adolfo Crespo Márquez, Vicente González-Prida, Fredy A. Kristjanpoller, Pablo Viveros, Gabriel Llort, Alfredo R. Aguilar. © 2017. 31 pages.
The purpose of this chapter, is to provide a Maintenance and Reliability Management Model for the project: Design and Construction of the Third Set of Locks in the Panama Canal...
Asset Management for Buildings within the Framework of Building Information Modeling Development
Antonio Jesús Guillén López, Adolfo Crespo Márquez, Jose A. Sanz, Khairy A. H. Kobbacy, Samir M. Shariff, Etienne Le Page, Vicente González-Prida. © 2017. 18 pages.
Buildings lifecycle management is an area of great interest. Due this, the R&D is being promoting worldwide looking for new effective maintenance tools and methodologies. In this...
Model of a Performance Measurement System for Maintenance Management
José Contreras, Carlos Parra, Adolfo Crespo Márquez, Vicente González-Prida, Fredy A. Kristjanpoller, Pablo Viveros. © 2017. 21 pages.
This chapter book will analyze different systems of indicators by which maintenance management is evaluated. The models analyzed are: 1) The Balanced Scorecard. 2) The Alsyouf...
Sensor-Based Decision Making in Uncertain Context
Eric Villeneuve, François Pérès, Cedrik Beler, Vicente González-Prida. © 2017. 24 pages.
Decision makers, whether human or computer, using sensor networks to instrument information collecting necessary for decision, often face difficulties in assessing confidence...
An Overview to Thermal Solar Systems for Low Temperature: Outlining the European Norm 12976
Vicente González-Prida, Anthony Raman. © 2017. 45 pages.
This chapter deals with those prefabricated systems with a steady state of operation (state in which the temporal variation of the thermodynamic properties is null), describing...
A Reliability Test Installation for Water Heating Solar Systems: Requirements and Design According to the European Norm 12976
Vicente González-Prida, Anthony Raman. © 2017. 37 pages.
This chapter analyzes the requirements that a test installation design must comply with in order to carry out the test procedures of prefabricated systems mentioned in a previous...
Asset Management for Buildings within the Framework of Building Information Modeling Development
Antonio Jesús Guillén López, Adolfo Crespo Márquez, Jose A. Sanz, Khairy A. H. Kobbacy, Samir M. Shariff, Etienne Le Page, Vicente González-Prida. © 2017. 18 pages.
Buildings lifecycle management is an area of great interest. Due this, the R&D is being promoting worldwide looking for new effective maintenance tools and methodologies. In this...
Reliability Analysis during the Design Phase of a Complex Asset
Vicente González-Prida, Anthony Raman, Adolfo Crespo. © 2015. 12 pages.
Analytic Hierarchy Process as a Decision Tool for Operative Marketing
Vicente González-Prida, Pablo Viveros, Anthony Raman, Adolfo Crespo. © 2015. 13 pages.
Promoting Sustainable Practices through Energy Engineering and Asset Management
Vicente González-Prida, Anthony Raman. © 2015. 402 pages.
Green technologies and energy-efficient practices have become two of the most prevalent issues in global society. However, many countries still lack the technology or resources...
An Overview to Thermal Solar Systems for Low Temperature: Outlining the European Norm 12976
Vicente González-Prida, Anthony Raman. © 2015. 37 pages.
This chapter deals with those prefabricated systems with a steady state of operation (state in which the temporal variation of the thermodynamic properties is null), describing...
A Reliability Test Installation for Water Heating Solar Systems: Requirements and Design According to the European Norm 12976
Vicente González-Prida, Anthony Raman. © 2015. 33 pages.
This chapter analyzes the requirements that a test installation design must comply with in order to carry out the test procedures of prefabricated systems mentioned in a previous...
International Journal of Green Computing (IJGC)
Vicente Gonzalez-Prida. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Green Computing (IJGC) provides managers, academicians, scientists, and researchers in various government, public, and private sectors coverage of...