Arc Flash

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Arc Flash June 3, 2021

Five key steps of an electrical safety program: Questions and Answers

More answers from the May 27 webcast as it relates to electrical safety programs and what they mean for manufacturers.

By H. Landis “Lanny” Floyd, PE, CSP, CESCP
Courtesy: Panduit Corp.
Electrical May 19, 2021

How to test for absence of voltage

NFPA 70E and CSA Z462 harmonize absence of voltage testing requirements.

By Rachel Bugaris
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Electrical May 18, 2021

How to properly size surge protective devices

To specify an SPD, understand the ratings associated with its application.

By Mark Dziedzic
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Electrical Systems May 18, 2021

How to extend switchgear life and improve system reliability

Improve system reliability of switchgear with protective relay upgrade projects.

By Jeff Brittain and Andrew Kaster
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
PPE February 25, 2021

Choosing the right flame-resistant PPE

Flame-resistant (FR) clothing is essential for anyone who works on job sites or with equipment that comes with potential fire, combustion or electrical hazards.

By Nick Warrick
Courtesy: High Voltage Maintenance (HVM)
Maintenance November 18, 2020

How to build a better testing and maintenance program

The central objectives of any maintenance program are to extend the life of the equipment, increase facility uptime and improve plant safety

By Eric Nation
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Arc Flash September 22, 2020

Your questions answered: Arc flash mitigation

Reducing arc flash to electrical personnel is an evolutionary process. Learn more in this Q&A

By Zia Salami and Tracy Wagoner
Electrical August 12, 2020

Develop a cable gland strategy for hazardous environments

Tips on how to get maximum benefit from cable glands

By Matt Ogden
Courtesy: Electrical Reliability Services Inc.
Maintenance August 5, 2020

How to improve electrical maintenance with predictive tests

How to use these four predictive tests to improve your electrical maintenance plan

By Leif Hoegberg
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Arc Flash May 18, 2020

A look at electrical safety programs

The 2020 Plant Engineering electrical safety survey examines how your plants’ electrical safety programs measure up

By Jack Smith and Amanda Pelliccione