Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, March 27 to April 2: Permanent magnet motors, automation transforming a brewery, manufacturing’s melting pot, more
Plant Engineering‘s top 5 most read articles from Mar. 27 to Apr. 2, covered permanent magnet motors, automation transforming a brewery, manufacturing’s melting pot, the 2017 Maintenance Survey findings, and arc flash causes. Link to each article below.
A permanent magnet (PM) motor is an ac motor that uses magnets imbedded into or attached to the surface of the motor’s rotor. This article provides an elementary understanding behind the terminology, concepts, theory, and physics behind PM motors.
Automation methods used in a distillery are adapted for use in the fermentation process at a brew house.
Manufacturing is a land of opportunity and its greatest asset is an engaged workforce. The best companies have a culture of respect for people.
Respondents to the Plant Engineering 2017 Maintenance Study identified six important, high-level findings impacting the manufacturing industries today; access full report.
Arc flash incidents are common causes of injury in a facility and knowing how and why they occur is a good strategy to prevent them from occurring in the first place.
This list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on www.plantengineering.com, March 27 to April 2, for articles published within the last two months.
Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, email@example.com.