Top 5 Plant Engineering content: March 25-31, 2024

Top 5 Plant Engineering content over the past week covered predictive maintenance, asset life cycle management, motors and drives and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra April 1, 2024
Courtesy: Emerson

Top 5 Plant Engineering content over the past week covered predictive maintenance, asset life cycle management, motors and drives and more. Links to each article below.

1. Building a world-class predictive maintenance foundation

E. & J. Gallo’s World Class Maintenance initiative builds a predictive maintenance foundation to help process manufacturers drive improved performance.

2. Three tech-fueled tailwinds behind asset life cycle management

Innovations in technology and AI, along with increasing demands for sustainability, are pushing businesses to adopt asset life cycle management systems, which are becoming a necessity.

3. Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use, part 1: The importance of motors

In an October 30, 2023, webcast “Motors and drives: How to optimize industrial energy use,” Michael Lyda from Advanced Energy specifies and analyzes how to optimize energy use for motors and drives and other factors to consider.

4. Digital MV switchgears improve manufacturer efficiency, sustainability

Digital medium voltage (MV) switchgear adoption is growing in the U.S. and offers many potential benefits for manufacturers. See tips on how digital MV switchgear changes how power is being adopted and potential benefits and barriers.

5. Ways to boost bearing durability, maintain functionality in humid places

Learn effective strategies for managing bearings in humid to enhance durability and maintain optimal functionality.

The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on plantengineering.com, March 25-31, 2024, 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 web content manager for CFE Media and Technology.