A new look and way to connect with online content
With this month’s issue, you’ll see a new look to this page, and a new way to access the articles online. The PLANT ENGINEERING Live Website provides a way to stay on top of the latest news affecting manufacturing. The new site features the latest in product announcement, research data and trade show news.
With this month’s issue, you’ll see a new look to this page, and a new way to access the articles online. The PLANT ENGINEERING Live Website provides a way to stay on top of the latest news affecting manufacturing.
The new site features the latest in product announcement, research data and trade show news. There will also be stories related to the monthly issue of PLANT ENGINEERING that expands on the print themes. For example, the May issue of the magazine has a story on the recent Manufacturing Summit.
Among the other Website features:
Five Fast Things, an ongoing blog on key issues in manufacturing, written by PLANT ENGINEERING editor Bob Vavra
Talkback, which allows readers the chance to comment on stories in the magazine or on the Website, or on continuing issues and trends in manufacturing
Podcasts, a section of audio clips, brief insights from trade shows, events or other places where PLANT ENGINEERING editors gather information, giving you a chance to hear from industry experts
Our robust Webcast archive, featuring topics from power quality to arc flash.
“One of the most exciting things about the Website is that all the accumulated knowledge from PLANT ENGINEERING issues is available and searchable through Zibb, our exclusive search portal,” Vavra said.
- Events & Awards
- Magazine Archives
- Oil & Gas Engineering
- Salary Survey
- Digital Reports
- Survey Prize Winners
Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey