Automatic transfer switch
The Zenith 1600-3000 amp automatic transfer switch (ATS) system designed by General Electric Co. has a back-to-back design with a shutter system that uses ANSI-certified power circuit breaker designs. The horizontal bypass switch enclosure has a dead front with the ATS either removed or isolated. The unit ensures operator safety while providing easy access to the bypass power panel.
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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