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Service departments are new revenue drivers for manufacturers
Service departments are new revenue drivers for manufacturers

Many businesses today are viewing their service departments as revenue generators and are changing manufacturing business standards. Two-thirds of surveyed manufacturing executives agree their service departments are generating income for their business. In the past, most service departments were viewed as cost... Read More

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What is the problem with counterfeit bearings?
What is the problem with counterfeit bearings?

Counterfeiting is a problem that affects many manufacturers around the world. Typically, any counterfeit item is going to be of lower quality because it is made of lower quality components and... Read More

How to find value in a KPI lifecycle
How to find value in a KPI lifecycle

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are part of a lifecycle because KPIs are continuously defined, redefined, and are even sometimes abandoned. Explicitly defining a KPI lifecycle provides an... Read More

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DON’T PUT IT OFF AGAIN, HOT WEATHER IS COMING! Time to replace that COOLER that caused compressor shutdowns last summer. Exact Air/Water replacement coolers available now. Get ready for summer…It’s on the way! Learn more.
The benefits of using a soft starter on ac motors
The benefits of using a soft starter on ac motors

Throughout the workplace in many industries, ac motors provide the backbone of much of the work that occurs. They work in the background, but without the power they provide, most industries would... Read More

Controlling the demands of equipment and maintenance purchasing
Controlling the demands of equipment and maintenance purchasing

There is no "one size fits all" purchasing process for maintenance organizations-and for good reason. How your team may conduct supplier relations and what spare parts are purchased may... 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 May issue covers managing leaks in hydraulic valve systems and the 2016 Hannover Messe recap.
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Compressed Air Strategies Digital Report
UPDATED! It’s often called the “fifth utility.” Compressed air plays a vital role in most manufacturing plants, and availability of compressed air is crucial to a wide variety of operations. When we talk about energy management in manufacturing, compressed air often gets overlooked. Download the digital report.
Upcoming Webcast
IIoT Webcast Series 2016, Part Two: Information Management for IIoT
Presenter Sal Spada will focus on the current state of IIoT technology and trends, ways modern data management and data storage influences IIoT adoption, and how manufacturers are currently utilizing IIoT technology to affect change in their operation.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Sponsored by: Beckhoff Automation, Epicor, Kepware, Red Lion, and Rittal
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Featured Products
Bearings with enhanced formulas for more applications
Bearings with enhanced formulas for more applications

The Solid Oil bearings have added enhanced formulas to benefit more applications and are... Read More

Self-regulating heating system for supply lines
Self-regulating heating system for supply lines

The EasyHeat In-Pipe Self-regulating Heating System is designed to provide economical,... Read More

Precision levels for eliminating dog-legs
Precision levels for eliminating dog-legs

IDEAL Precision Levels are designed to eliminate dog-legs when making saddle or offset bends to... Read More

Rotor-stator gap measuring system
Rotor-stator gap measuring system

The GMS-750RS rotor-stator gap measuring system is a maintenance tool designed for measuring... Read More

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Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are now accepting nominations for the 2016 Engineering Leaders Under 40 program. The Engineering Leaders Under 40 program recognizes manufacturing professionals under the age of 40 who are making a significant contribution to their plant’s success, and to the control engineering and/or plant engineering professions.
Nominations close: June 24, 2016