Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, July 9-15

Articles about IoT benefits, the 2018 Lubrication Guide, motor repair, and more were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, July 9-15. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Susie Bak, CFE Media July 16, 2018
Plant Engineering’s top 5 most read articles from July 9-15 covered IoT benefits, the 2018 Lubrication Guide, motor repair, maintenance contracting, and motor maintenance trends.

1. Six IoT benefits for an organization

There are many benefits to implementing an Internet of Things (IoT) solution to maximize productivity and enhance an organization’s workflow.

2. 2018 Lubrication Guide

The science and art of lubrication often is as important as the mechanical function it enables.

3. Motor repair or replacement? Start with a motor failure policy.
Fundamentals to help plants make the right decisions on motor failure policy include determining a motor’s horsepower breakpoint and communicating a plan with the team.

4. Maintenance contracting: 6 steps to success

Hire experienced pros, but building a relationship also is important.

5. Motor maintenance trends: 6 factors to evaluate

Recent EASA research studies provide new insights on repair vs. replace to help motors reliably drive machinery, pumps, conveyors, and other vital industrial equipment.

This list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on, July 9-15, for articles published within the last two months. 

Susie Bak, Production Coordinator, CFE Media,