Energy Management - Electrical Systems

Five ideas to start on the path to energy efficiency

If the goal is to save money on energy at an industrial facility, taking proper care of the... » more

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles: January 9-January 15: Lowering compressed air costs, methods for motor testing, keeping DC motors healthy, more

Articles about lowering compressed air costs, methods for motor testing, keeping DC motors healthy,... » more

Direct drive panel fan

The direct drive APW Panel Fans are designed to provide aerodynamically efficient performance with... » more

Importance of motor winding analysis in a facility

Motor faults and failure can cause disruptions to business operations and lead to loss of... » more

Plant Engineering names three to Editorial Advisory Board

Billy Taylor, David Skelton and Dr. Shi-Wan Lin will advise on content for readers. » more

The two most common methods of motor testing

Regular testing of the electrical motors provides many benefits, including financial savings,... » more

Air/gas thermal flow meter

The ST100 Air/Gas Thermal Flow Meter has thermal dispersion technology and is designed for the... » more

PMI ends 2016 on a note of optimism

Manufacturing index jumps to highest level since March 2015 as production, new orders are sharply... » more

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Machining center

The VTC-805E Machining Center is designed with increased Y-axis stroke, a long bed/table size, high spindle speed and torque, and SmoothG CNC control for efficient, powerful machining » more

Micro PLC with power of PAC

The FC6A MicroSmart combines the power of a PAC in a low-cost controller with a small form factor for demanding applications including oil & gas, chemical, solar, marine, OEM, etc.

Series of variable frequency drives

The FR-A800 is designed for simple tasks like fan and pump control, and it also excels in performing more complex and demanding applications like multi-axis coordinated motion, load-sharing conveyors, and gantry-hoisting systems.

Direct drive panel fan

The direct drive APW Panel Fans are designed to provide aerodynamically efficient performance with little or no maintenance and an adjustable pitch impeller for precise performance matching.  » more

Biobased/biodegradable coatings system

The biobased and biodegradable System replaces harzardous synthetic chemicals with safe, green alternatives for corrosion protection in metalworking industries. » more

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Research Analyst Blog

Machine-tool industry limiting growth in the motion...

The machine-tool industry continues to be the largest sector for the... » more

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Videos

Lubrication strategy and energy management

Plant Engineering content manager Bob Vavra...

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Poll of the Week

How will your plant implement the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) strategies in 2016?
We already are using these on our plant floor and plan to expand
We are just implementing our first IIoT strategies
We are still evaluating IIoT strategies
We have no plans to implement IIoT strategies
We don't know about IIoT


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