Gears and Bearings

Gears and Bearings April 17, 2018

Plant Engineering 2017 Product of the Year Winners

The 2017 award recipients represent the best in innovation

By Bob Vavra, Content Manager, Plant Engineering
Gears and Bearings April 13, 2018

Roundtable forum on semiconductors, automations at Hannover Messe announced

IHS Markit will host a multi-topic roundtable-style forum about the semiconductor and automation industries at Hannover Messe 2018.

By IHS Markit
Gears and Bearings November 9, 2017

“What is your Torque worth?” webcast: Your questions answered

Baldor's Kyle Verploegen answers questions about motor efficiency that were not addressed during the live webcast.

By Kyle Verploegen, Business Development Manager Small Gearing, Baldor
Gears and Bearings November 9, 2017

2017 Product of the Year Finalists: Vote now!

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. (Voting closed Jan. 12, 2018.)

By Bob Vavra, Content Manager, and Amanda Pelliccione, Project Manager
Gears and Bearings November 3, 2017

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, October 30-November 5: IoT for predictive maintenance, preventive maintenance shortcomings, spare parts management best practices, and more

Articles about IoT for predictive maintenance, preventive maintenance shortcomings, spare parts management best practices, why “Five Whys” may not be enough, and managing compressed air efficiency were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, October 30-November 5. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Gears and Bearings October 24, 2017

Knowing the causes and solutions for bearing issues

Improving the performance and longevity of bearings begins with understanding the most common causes of bearing failure and malfunction.

By David Manney, L&S Electric
Gears and Bearings September 27, 2017

Coal-fired power plant slashes maintenance time

Damper bearing upgrade solves lock up issue at a North American plant.

By Eric Ford, Graphite Metallizing Corp.
Gears and Bearings September 18, 2017

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, September 11-17: motor repair, causes of bearing failure, 2017 Engineering Leaders Under 40, and more

Articles about motor repair, causes of bearing failure, 2017 Engineering Leaders Under 40, unleashing captive data, and reducing energy waste were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, September 11-17. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, Production Coordinator, CFE Media
Gears and Bearings August 17, 2017

Seven tips for proper bearing maintenance

Bearings are important mechanical components that help in maintaining the liner and rotational movements of a machine and it is important they are maintained properly to ensure long operational life.

By Nancy Ross, Bearing Boys Ltd.
Gears and Bearings July 10, 2017

Spring cotter pins for axial mounting

The GN 1024 cotter pins can be used for the axial mounting of bolts and axles.

By J.W. Winco Inc.