POY Finalist: Industrial UPS
Finalist in Electric Motors and Drives in Plant Engineering’s 2011 Product of the Year competition
The rail-mounted Quint UPS-IQ monitors a scalable battery solution and provides the user with critical data. The IQ technology manages the battery status and displays all of the relevant data on the UPS front panel, or transmits it to a computer.
For 24 V loads, the Quint UPS-IQ has output currents of 5, 10, 20, and 40 amps. The ac version has an output power of 500 VA. Other system features include alarm contacts, PC shutdown and restart, triggering e-mails, and event-logging. The entire system, including the battery modules, is UL 508 and 1778 Listed.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey