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Take a SMART approach with compressed air leaks
Take a SMART approach with compressed air leaks

With increasing market expectations associated with energy efficiency and sustainability, most corporate business reviews include a summary of energy conservation projects and performance. When the decision is made to identify additional savings opportunities, fixing compressed air leaks is flagged as an opportunity... Read More

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Plant Engineering Energy Study: Less than half of manufacturers conduct energy audits
Plant Engineering Energy Study: Less than half of manufacturers conduct energy audits

Energy is the largest cost area for many manufacturers, yet fewer than half of manufacturing facilities conduct even an annual energy audit. That is the key finding from Plant Engineering’s recent... Read More

Reducing peak demand as electrical consumption patterns change
Reducing peak demand as electrical consumption patterns change

It seems with all the emphasis placed on energy efficiency these days, most of the attention is given to reducing energy usage and little mindshare seems to be given to managing and reducing power... Read More

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The new Cap Dryer by Paxton Products improves product quality and reduces rejection rates, by targeting the bottle neck and lid of most bottle types and sizes. Read more.
Ideas for money-saving steam system upgrades
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Why worry now about efficiency? It makes sense in today’s economy more than ever to save steam and cut energy consumption. Improving steam system efficiency need not be a major investment. Modest... Read More

Energy Resource Center offers knowledge to plug energy waste
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Global annual electrical energy consumption increased 350% from 1973 to 2010, according to the International Energy Agency. During the same period of time, the United States became the world's... Read More

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The Safety And Productivity Advantages Of Intelligent Lifting Devices

Arc Flash University Session 1, 2013: Advancing The Practice Of Electrical Safety

After The Election: What's Next For Manufacturing?

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Multi-axis positioners
Multi-axis positioners

Multi-axis positioners from LazerArc come in two, three, four, and five axis varieties. Multi-axis... Read More

Managed switches
Managed switches

The 2000 series of managed switches gives machine builders an affordable switch with multicast... Read More

Remote monitoring system
Remote monitoring system

The Sentinel system from Sensaphone uses cloud technology to provide supervised 24/7 remote... Read More

Serial device servers
Serial device servers

Mencom Serial Device Servers are designed to allow industrial devices to be directly accessible... Read More

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