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HVAC systems now run by the numbers
HVAC systems now run by the numbers

The world of big sheets of metal is merging with the world of small sensors. As the heating and air conditioning world met in Chicago for the annual AHR Expo from January 22-24, the talk centered on how to run the massive industrial HVAC systems more efficiently. The 2018 event kicks off the industrial trade show... Read More

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A best practice? Follow best practices
A best practice? Follow best practices

It sounds like a simple concept, but a recent PlantEngineering.com article by Bryan Little of Avanceon that also appears in Applied Automation this month suggests that programmers need to use... Read More

Pump field services are vital to maintaining reliability
Pump field services are vital to maintaining reliability

The aftermarket support of large pumping equipment needs to be of the highest standard in order to ensure the availability of the equipment. Ideally, this would involve the expertise and engineering... Read More

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Innovations in electric motor technology: the first 100 years
Innovations in electric motor technology: the first 100 years

The concept of mechanical motion from an electrical current source is not new, but the discoveries of the past provide the foundation for today's advanced motor developments. The earliest such... Read More

IHS cites 8 technologies trends to watch in ‘18
IHS cites 8 technologies trends to watch in ‘18

A new report from IHS Markit cites eight major trends in technology for 2018 that will impact operations and supply chain for the next decade. “Technology industries have both enabled and... Read More

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In this webcast, presenter Shon Isenhour will discuss the best practices on data management in maintenance and how maintenance will benefit from Big Data.

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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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It’s often called the “fifth utility.” Compressed air plays a vital role in most manufacturing plants, and availability of compressed air is crucial to a wide variety of operations. When we talk about energy management in manufacturing, compressed air often gets overlooked. The digital report features articles on preventing compressed air leaks and centrifugal air compressor basics. Download the digital report.