Thursday, June 20, 2013
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Motor repair and replace by the numbers
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A generation ago, when a large industrial motor neared the end of its service life, the debate about repairing or replacing it was usually pegged to the magic number of 57. This was a number derived by purchasing agents, based on the residual value of a run-out motor plus repair cost, versus the cost of a new motor... Read More

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Decoding "efficiency" for mechanical draft fans
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“Efficiency” is a buzzword in today’s economy. We are on a constant quest to improve efficiency in all aspects of our lives. We are obsessed with green energy, energy-efficient cars, the optimization... Read More

Shedding new light on LED lighting’s benefits
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Each year the United States spends about $200 billion just to power commercial buildings and another $200 billion to power industrial facilities. The Better Buildings Challenge, which was launched in... Read More

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The challenge: Build sub-meters and we will buy them
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A coalition that includes the U.S. federal government and over 200 major commercial building sector partners has issued a simple challenge to U.S. manufacturers: If you can build wireless sub-meters... Read More

Bridging safety onto automation networks
Bridging safety onto automation networks

With the creation of new standards (IEC 13849-1 and IEC 61508) and the ongoing update cycles for existing standards, processor- and software-based safety controls have begun to find wider acceptance... Read More

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Power distribution fuse block saves space, time, money
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