Continuous “Hands Off” Insulation Resistance Testing of Critical Motors

For decades, plant personnel have performed insulation resistance tests with handheld megohmmeters to prevent motor failures that lead to costly unplanned shutdowns, penalties and...

Maintaining Welding Solutions

Lincoln Electric’s new Mobiflex® 400-MS is a self-cleaning welding fume extraction and filtration system designed to extend filter life and reduce maintenance for users....
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Diamond-like Carbon Coatings

Within the universe of wear resistant thin films, diamond-like carbon (DLC) coatings have emerged as the ideal solution for demanding physical applications where components...
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Evaluating the Condition of Your Vacuum Furnace: 5-Point Checklist

Obtaining precise process and metallurgical results is essential to any heat-treat application. Often, outcomes rely on the performance of a vacuum furnace. When a...

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...

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...

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...

Industrial HVAC Application – Thinking Outside the Box

HVAC systems play a crucial role in many industrial cooling applications. These systems – composed of cooling towers, chillers and air handlers – are...
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Cybersecurity – Hackers Know Your Weak Spots: Do You?

“Never let a crisis go to waste.” That's a time-honored saying in politics, but cybercriminals have taken it to heart, too. As the coronavirus...

Automate For Accident Reduction

Could you afford to lose 31.2 million working days? According to The Labor Force Survey, this figure illustrates the volume of unplanned worker absence...

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