TRIZ Inventive Solution in Solving Water Pipeline Leakage Using Accelerometer Sensor

Rudzidatul Akmam Dziyauddin, Sahnius Usman, Haslaile Abdullah, Mohd Ismifaizul Mohd Ismail

Abstract


To a developing country, sustaining a consistent water supply for industrial and domestic usages is a great challenge. In Malaysia, this can be demonstrated by the alarming rate of the Non-Revenue Water (NRW), which is >30% and this is greater than the recommended NRW by the World Bank. Therefore, this paper highlights several causes that lead to this and determines the primary cause, which is water pipeline leakage. The Teoriya Resheniya Izobretatelskikh Zadatch (TRIZ), a problem-solving tool is employed to study the potential solutions. Then, the water system testbed is developed to examine the performance of the proposed solution.

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TRIZ; Inventive Problem Solving; Water Pipeline;

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