Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, August 24-30: Absorption cooling, Lean equipment maintenance, manufacturing maintenance practices, more
Plant Engineering Top 5 most read articles online, for Aug. 24-30, covered absorption cooling, sustaining Lean equipment maintenance, achieving world-class manufacturing maintenance, five VFD myths, and Lean’s relevance in today’s economy. Link to each article below.
Each area and application is different, but in many places the absorption solution has become much more attractive and will bear reconsideration over an electric chiller.
For companies that truly want to maximize their equipment uptime, productivity and quality, a disciplined approach is critical. Here are 12 tips to help the organization continue improving throughout the maintenance program.
Lean out your maintenance process and deliver cost savings and greater efficiency.
Knowing the truth about VFD operation can simplify the selection process for choose a variable frequency drive.
Despite this hurdle to Lean adoption, the reality is that in today’s highly competitive and unpredictable global economy, Lean is still just as relevant, if not more so, than ever before.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on plantengineering.com, August 24-30, for articles published within the last two months.
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