Wednesday, February 1, 2017
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Five ideas to start on the path to energy efficiency
Five ideas to start on the path to energy efficiency

Although most households use electricity on an ongoing basis, the industrial sector consumes the majority of the electricity used in the United States. Any industrial facility has the potential for using massive amounts of energy. Those that use the most tend to be industries such as glass, mining, petroleum... Read More

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10 tips to lower compressed air costs
10 tips to lower compressed air costs

Compressed air is a necessity in many industrial applications, but it can be costly if you're not careful. By investing some time and thought into your compressed air system, you can identify... Read More

Improving power factor to reduce energy demand charges, increase capacity
Improving power factor to reduce energy demand charges, increase capacity

Low power is not only inefficient, but can also be expensive over the life of an electrical system. Many utility companies charge their industrial customers an additional demand fee if their power... Read More

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Importance of motor winding analysis in a facility
Importance of motor winding analysis in a facility

Motor faults and failure can cause disruptions to business operations and lead to loss of productivity and reduced profits. This is why it is important to perform tests that help prevent... Read More

VFD efficiency: Three best practices
VFD efficiency: Three best practices

The use of variable frequency drives (VFDs) to control the speed of an AC induction motor has many benefits including improved process control, energy savings, higher reliability and reduced wear and... Read More

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Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device and includes interactive links. The December issue includes stories on the 2016 Top Plant recipient and best practices for building on manufacturing's progress.
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Motion control advances and solutions can help with machine control, automated control on assembly lines, integration of robotics and automation, and machine safety. Intelligent motion control helps manufacturing end users, machine builders, and system integrators who work on these projects, in addition to the final customers who benefit from higher quality and reliability, and lower cost. Click here to download the Digital Report.
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Maintenance as a Profit Center: Using Data to Drive Improvements
Increased uptime drives more throughput, and more throughput creates more capacity, which drives profits. That’s a great theory, but getting more uptime is a tough goal to reach. Better use of data in an era of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is one clear path to achieve this goal.

One (1) Certified Professional Development Hour (PDH) available for all attendees.

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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Refrigerated air dryer series
Refrigerated air dryer series

The FLEX Series refrigerated air dryer is designed to efficiently remove liquid from compressed... Read More

Wireless digital flowmeters
Wireless digital flowmeters

A line of digital flowmeters with wireless capability use a Zigbee mesh network protocol to... Read More

Rotary screw air compressor series
Rotary screw air compressor series

The RS185 to RS260 oil-flooded rotary screw air compressors provide a more energy-efficient... Read More

Electropneumatic valve positioner
Electropneumatic valve positioner

The EP500 is an ergonomically designed electropneumatic valve positioner designed for... Read More

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