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The path to prescriptive maintenance
The path to prescriptive maintenance

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) will bring many benefits as it evolves and advances in the coming years. But today many companies worry about their readiness and feel overwhelmed thinking about the expense of preparations, particularly those organizations that are still moving from reactive and preventive to... Read More

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Robots, humans coming closer to each other
Robots, humans coming closer to each other

The robots are looking more like humans, and the humans are looking more like robots. At the Opening Ceremonies of Hannover Messe 2017, the world's largest industrial trade show,... Read More

Manage expectations for a project scope
Manage expectations for a project scope

There's an old saying in the legal profession: the best contracts are written between parties who don't trust each other. People who are friends may leave things vague because they assume they share... Read More

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Upwards of 75-90% of premature bearing failure is lubrication related. UE Systems is dedicated to solutions for detecting and eliminating premature bearing failure. One solution to this issue is ultrasound assisted lubrication. Learn more.
Three pillars to a reliability program
Three pillars to a reliability program

As many maintenance managers are aware, starting a reliability program can be very tough. What many people don't think about is that sustaining a reliability program can be even tougher. From a... Read More

Six tips for testing motor insulation systems
Six tips for testing motor insulation systems

Although there are many ways to assess motor insulation systems, the insulation resistance (IR) test remains a useful tool for determining if a motor should be removed from or placed into service.... Read More

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Engineering Leaders Under 40
Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are now accepting nominations for the 2017 Engineering Leaders Under 40 program. Nominees must be working professionals who are under the age of 40 as of Sept. 1, 2017.
Nominations close: June 23, 2017
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Designed for the IIoT and Industry 4.0, the Intellinova® Parallel EN (Ethernet version) implements the worlds most sophisticated and efficient technologies available and allows for up to 16 channels of synchronous vibration measurement, suitable for even the most complex rotating equipment. Learn more.
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Cloud ERP Streamlines Operations in an Era of lloT Data
How will manufacturers absorb and manage the huge amounts of industrial plant-floor data made available by lloT sensor and connectivity advances? Cloud-based ERP can play a big role in leveraging real-time data in the manufacturing enterprise, making it easier to interpret and act on data, providing manufacturing intelligence from the shop floor to the top floor.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Attendees qualify for a Certificate of Completion.

Sponsored by: Epicor
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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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2017 Maintenance Study: 6 high-level findings
Respondents to the Plant Engineering 2017 Maintenance Study identified six important, high-level findings impacting the manufacturing industries today. These include: Maintenance strategies, shutdown schedule, unscheduled downtime, training, technologies, and outsourcing.
Sponsored by: ATS. Download the 2017 study.