Energy Management
Energy Management October 31, 2018

Award-winning pumpkin grown with engineering

Caleb Otto used his engineering background in NorthWind Technical Services’ pumpkin growing contest with an award-winning pumpkin that weighed almost 800 pounds. Research, formulas, calculations, and automation helped.

By McKenzie Burns
Energy Management June 4, 2018

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, May 28 to June 3

Articles about condition-based maintenance, improving product flow, best practices for compressor storage, and more were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, May 28 to June 3. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Susie Bak, CFE Media
Electrical Systems
Electrical Systems August 27, 2018

Manage energy in your HVAC systems: Your questions answered

Webcast presenter Charlie Martin answered questions about topics such as 3-phase motors, AHU maintenance, efficient systems, and evaporative cooling units.

By Charlie Martin, Advanced Energy
Sustainability
The Pivot 2.0’s wide variety of speeds and positions is designed to provide the precise air movement the user wants—whether it’s down an aisle or assembly line, around obstructions or in low-ceilinged spaces. Courtesy: Big Ass Fans
Sustainability November 11, 2018

Ventilation fan for precise air movement

The Pivot 2.0’s wide variety of speeds and positions is designed to provide the precise air movement the user wants—whether it’s down an aisle or assembly line, around obstructions or in low-ceilinged spaces.

By Big Ass Fans
Lighting
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Lighting November 8, 2018

2018 Product of the Year Finalists

Get connected to manufacturing's future: 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.

By CFE Media
Remote Monitoring
Honeywell research finds exposure through portable USB drives can cause serious disruption to process facilities through unsecure or malicious files. Courtesy: Honeywell
Remote Monitoring November 2, 2018

Study finds USB drives are a security threat to process control systems

Honeywell research finds exposure through portable USB drives can cause serious disruption to process facilities through unsecure or malicious files.

By Honeywell
Oil and Gas
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Oil and Gas October 21, 2018

Study explores prolonging the useful life of lubricants

A study from Stanford University explores how to make foaming oil in lubricants last whether it's for a car or a wind turbine.

By Andrew Myers