Advances in Auto-Darkening Welding Helmets

Comfort and Balance Like a good pair of work boots, fit is crucial, with the headband providing primary contact points on the forehead, the back...

Improve Lead Time, Reduce Maintenance Costs

Siemens Large Drives motor factory in Norwood, Ohio recently made an investment to upgrade their manufacturing capabilities at the 117-year old facility. A new...

IM&E Innovative Preventive Maintenance

Protecting complex machinery and keeping high-value assets performing at peak efficiency are top priorities for many enterprises, from manufacturers to construction firms and companies...

Experience Air Filtration at the Next Level

The manufacturing industry has gone through many changes making it a safer, cleaner, environment for its workforce. Air filtration has been a critical element...

Preventing Risk, Protecting People

Machinery and machine guarding is one of the Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) most cited violations year after year. In...

Prolonging Performance

The list of items needing regular maintenance in your shop is likely long. It probably seems there is always something to be done. Unfortunately,...

Proper Care and “Feeding” of Your Spindle

OVER THE RECENT YEARS, THE EVOLUTION OF SUCH CONCEPTS AS CONDITION MONITORING AND ADAPTIVE CONTROL HAVE BEEN SUBSTANTIAL.Condition monitoring, as the name implies, watched...

Understanding Safety Signage

When it comes to the safety management systems your business has in place, there are key areas that should not go overlooked. Most involve...

A World Without Downtime

Utopias are common in fiction, from Plato’s The Republic to The Federation in Star Trek. For manufacturers, a world without unplanned downtime would be...

Keeping A Watchful Eye On Machinery Health

When a machine fails unexpectedly, the unplanned downtime, maintenance deployment, and lost productivity can put a crimp in any industrial operation. In the case...