Top 5 Plant Engineering content: December 11-17, 2023

Top 5 Plant Engineering content over the past week covered machine bearing lubricants, digital manufacturing's future, asset management and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra December 18, 2023
Courtesy: EASA

Top 5 Plant Engineering content over the past week covered machine bearing lubricants, digital manufacturing’s future, asset management and more. Links to each article below.

1. Characteristics and test properties of rotating electrical machine bearing lubricants

Key considerations with greases and oils include their suitability for an application. Knowledge of lubricant characteristics and test properties helps ensure the correct selection for rotating electrical machine bearings.

2. Where digital manufacturing is going and how it is evolving

Digital manufacturing has fundamentally changed the trajectory of industrial production, but companies need to ask where it’s going next and how to adapt to these changes.

3. Calibration and asset management integration deliver productivity gain

A large public power utility integrated its asset management and calibration software, to reduce risk and redundancies.

4. When and how to mitigate arc flash hazards in medium-voltage electrical systems

Mitigating arc flash hazards in medium-voltage systems could be performed in synergy to achieve optimal system reliability and safety.

5. Systems integrators continue applying technology to human endeavors

As the workplace changes, the integration imperative persists and leads to innovation for the System Integrator of the Year winners.

The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on plantengineering.com, Dec. 11-17, 2023, for articles published within the last two months.

Chris Vavra, web content manager, CFE Media and Technology, cvavra@cfemedia.com.


Author Bio: Chris Vavra is senior editor for WTWH Media LLC.