Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, November 13-19: Industrial energy training, why electric motors overheat, mobile robot safety, and more

Articles about industrial energy training, why electric motors overheat, mobile robot safety, 2017 Product of the Year Finalists, and maintenance program management were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, November 13-19. Were you out? You can catch up here.
By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media November 20, 2017

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, November 13-19Plant Engineering’s top 5 most read articles from November 13-19 covered industrial energy training, why electric motors overheat, mobile robot safety, 2017 Product of the Year Finalists, and maintenance program management. Link to each article below.

1.Industrial energy training and certification

Oak Ridge report details available how to find and use industry resources. Training on efficient operations can contribute to whole-facility energy performance.

2.Four reasons why electric motors overheat

Increases in the temperature of an electric motor reduce its lifespan. By knowing the reason why electric motors overheat, users can develop a preventive maintenance strategy to combat inefficiencies.

3.Industrial mobile robot safety standards on the forefront

Mobile robot standards are evolving to keep up with the rapid developments on the plant floor and to help ensure workers and companies are safe going forward.

4.2017 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote now!

The official ballot is open for voting for Plant Engineering North American print and digital edition subscribers, for a limited time. Cast your vote using CFE Media’s New Products for Engineers platform.

5.Is your maintenance program doomed to failure?

No maintenance program can succeed without effective interdepartmental communication and cooperation. Program discipline and management is just as important as choosing the type of maintenance program your facility utilizes.

This list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on www.plantengineering.com, November 13-19, for articles published within the last two months.

Sierra Grayson, Production Coordinator, CFE Media, sgrayson@cfemedia.com.

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