Top 5 Plant Engineering articles October 19-25, 2020
Articles about heated face masks, R&D project performance, facility energy management, collaborative robot optimization and COVID-19 worker risks were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from October 19-25, 2020. Miss something? You can catch up here.
The top 5 most read articles online, from Oct. 19-25, 2020, for Plant Engineering covered heated face masks, R&D project performance, facility energy management, collaborative robot optimization and COVID-19 worker risks. Links to each article below.
The reusable mask includes a heated copper mesh powered by a battery and surrounded by insulating neoprene, which could help health care professionals and in other situations where social distancing is difficult.
Software brings Kanban methods to project management.
Presenters from the Oct. 13, 2020 webcast “Improve industrial facility energy management: a process-based approach” addressed questions not covered during the live event.
Collaborative robots use artificial intelligence (AI) to increase usefulness in dynamically changing workspaces. Cobot factory applications can create more space between workers, lowering COVID-19 risk for manufacturers while increasing throughput.
Focusing on COVID-19 risks in the workplace has shed new light on the benefits of automation and robots and their benefits on the plant floor and manifesting in multiple ways.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on plantengineering.com, Oct. 19-25, 2020, for articles published within the last two months.
Chris Vavra, associate editor, CFE Media, email@example.com.