Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, April 25 to May 1: Long-term asset reliability, Microsoft partnership, Hannover Messe 2016, more

Articles about long-term asset reliability, Microsoft partnership with Otis Elevator, Hannover Notes, the spirit of innovation, and an interview on innovation and motion control were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, April 25 to May 1. Were you out last week? You can catch up here.
By Chris Vavra May 2, 2016

Plant Engineering top 5 most read articles from Apr. 25 to May 1, covered long-term asset reliability, Microsoft partnership with Otis Elevator, Hannover Notes, the spirit of innovation, and an interview on innovation and motion control. Link to each article below. 

1. Dashboard offers visibility into long-term asset reliability

An asset-integrity dashboard allows rig operators and maintenance personnel to more easily make strategic decisions that extend asset life and minimize downtime.

2. Microsoft wants to lift maintenance function

Microsoft’s partnership with Otis Elevator, announced at Hannover Messe in Germany, is designed to digitally monitor operations and improve maintenance and safety.

3. Hannover notes, Day 2: Poland to be 2017 Partner Country, U.S. generating buzz

Poland selected as partner country for 2017 Hannover Messe; U.S. pavilion continues to generate buzz through global engagement.

4. Obama praises ‘spirit of innovation’ as USA Pavilion opens at Hannover Messe

President tours state economic development booth as part of two-day visit to global trade event.

5. Innovation and motion control at 2016 Hannover Messe

Interview with Arun Jain, VP of Motion Control at Siemens Industry at Hannover Messe.

This list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on www.plantengineering.com, April 25 to May 1, for articles published within the last two months. 

Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, cvavra@cfemedia.com.