About Plant Engineering

Plant Engineering provides strategic manufacturing knowledge to help the plant manager operate his business efficiently, effectively and safely. Information on automation, electrical systems, mechanical operations and maintenance gives the plant manager and plant engineer the knowledge he needs to do his job in a modern manufacturing plant.

Plant Engineering magazine is delivered to qualified subscribers on a monthly basis free of charge. Plant Engineering has been providing strategic manufacturing knowledge to plant managers since 1947.

Automation Engineering
The latest information on manufacturing automation trends, products and strategies to give plant managers and engineers the knowledge they need to operate efficient facilities.

Electrical Engineering
Electrical engineering topics discuss the proper methods to control, manage and distribute electrical power throughout a manufacturing facility. Electrical safety and energy efficiency are important factors for the modern plant manager.

Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical engineering covers the effective use of all mechanical systems in a modern manufacturing plant. These include motors, heating and cooling systems, compressed air and related infrastructure.

Maintenance & Management
The maintenance and management section focuses on systems and strategies that keep a manufacturing plant running effectively and safely. They include everything from lean manufacturing systems to materials handling and maintenance programs.


About CFE Media LLC

CFE Media LLC (Content for Engineers) was founded in 2010 by Jim Langhenry and Steven Rourke. The company is located outside of Chicago, in Oak Brook, IL.

CFE Media consists of three industry-leading, recognizable brands; Consulting-Specifying Engineer, Plant Engineering, and Control Engineering. These brands are the definitive go-to sources in the plant, automation and control, as well as the building systems specification markets.

Under CFE Media, all three brands:

  • Focus on delivering high value content to target audience in the way they want to consume it
  • Deliver new, innovate ways for customers to engage and interact with their target audiences
  • Have formed a dedicated team that is aligned with customer interests and is dedicated to delivering the best value to the marketplace