Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Maintenance Electrical Mechanical Energy Management Plant Automation Safety
Featured Item
Yes, robots don't need workers' compensation coverage
Yes, robots don't need workers' compensation coverage

Here a bot, there a bot—almost everywhere robots are increasing production and distribution efficiencies while decreasing workers' compensation claims industry wide. While automation is a lifetime lower-cost solution, there are still more (often overlooked) opportunities to extend cost reductions through a... Read More

More Headlines
Advanced distributed control system, with security, introduced in China
Advanced distributed control system, with security, introduced in China

Advanced distributed control system (DCS) features--operational excellence, safety integration, process automation and electrical integration, and enterprise asset management (EAM)--were highlighted... Read More

Real-time oil and gas data in the cloud
Real-time oil and gas data in the cloud

When drilling for oil and gas, two things must always be of primary importance: Maintaining the integrity of the wellEnsuring the safety of everyone working in or around that well. Focusing on... Read More

Sponsorship
Woodhead® Watertite® FD Boxes
Providing up to 30 percent more wiring space, Woodhead® Watertite® non-metallic FD boxes are rated for harsh conditions and available in one-, two- and three-gang configurations. The water- and dust-tight boxes provide maximum design flexibility. Learn more.
IMTS Conference offers solutions to manufacturing issues
IMTS Conference offers solutions to manufacturing issues

The 2014 IMTS show, Sept. 8-13 at McCormick Place in Chicago, will feature a variety of conference-within-a-conference opportunities for continuing education. The IMTS 2014 Conference will... Read More

Machine safety tips to prevent plant injuries
Machine safety tips to prevent plant injuries

Machinery in the workplace provides benefits of increased production and less labor. Heavy machinery also presents safety hazards and workers must be fully trained and aware of the machine operations... Read More

Linked In Twitter Facebook Google+ Rss
Featured Program
Global Automation & Manufacturing Summit
Meet your manufacturing peers and see the future of automation. Come to the 2014 Industrial Automation North America Pavilion at the 2014 IMTS Show Sept. 8-13 in Chicago. Attend North America's largest manufacturing show.
Register now
Sponsorship
Plant Engineering Top Plant Program
The 2014 Top Plant Award will be featured in the December 2014 issue of Plant Engineering and will be formally honored at the 2015 Engineering Awards in Manufacturing dinner.
Nomination deadline: Friday, Sept. 12, 2014
Featured Content
Optimizing Motor, Drives and Gearbox Systems to Ensure Best Performance and Total Cost of Ownership
Presenter William Finley from Siemens will explain that with modern industrial systems, there is a large advantage in total cost of ownership when driven equipment, adjustable frequency drives (AFD), motors, and gearboxes are matched and driven at ratings appropriate for these components.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, at 11 a.m. PT /1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Sponsored by: Siemens
Register today!
Featured Products
Top 5 Plant Engineering articles: January 9-January 15: Lowering compressed air costs, methods for motor testing, keeping DC motors healthy, more
Top 5 Plant Engineering articles: January 9-January 15: Lowering compressed air costs, methods for motor testing, keeping DC motors healthy, more

Plant Engineering's top 5 most read articles from January 9-January 15, covered lowering compressed... Read More

Analytical measurement sensor series
Analytical measurement sensor series

The DS80 Intelligent Sensor Series is designed to provide multi-parameter analytical measurement... Read More

Plant Engineering names three to Editorial Advisory Board
Plant Engineering names three to Editorial Advisory Board

Plant Engineering has named three new members to its Editorial Advisory Board, bringing the... Read More

Outdoor IP camera dome
Outdoor IP camera dome

The IKS-WR7413 IP is designed to be a first line of defense for schools and businesses by... Read More

Related Content
Sponsorship
2014 Product of the Year
The 2014 Product of the Year program is now accepting nominations! See which products are named finalists in the November 2014 issue of Plant Engineering.
Nomination deadline: Friday, Sept. 12, 2014