Friday, June 8, 2018
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Motor maintenance trends: 6 factors to evaluate
Motor maintenance trends: 6 factors to evaluate

For many industrial plants, maintenance strategies and decisions relating to the electric motors in use are among their most critical. Without question, motors are the primary workhorses for many of these plants—driving machinery, pumps, conveyors, and other vital equipment. So when they don’t work properly or fail,... Read More

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Gaining efficiency from hydronic boilers
Gaining efficiency from hydronic boilers

Hydronic heating can be used for many applications. Typical applications include hydronic building heat, snow melting (sidewalks, loading docks), indirect domestic hot water (where showers, sinks,... Read More

CHP: Brewing up energy savings
CHP: Brewing up energy savings

Combined heat and power (CHP) systems—also known as cogeneration systems—generate electricity and usable thermal energy from onsite generator sets. CHP systems can reduce operating costs, increase... Read More

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The ABB Ability™ Smart Sensor for low voltage motors picks up data on vibration, temperature and other parameters that provide information on the condition of operating motors, enabling decisions, which reduce maintenance costs and unplanned downtime. Click here to view.
Best practices for compressor storage
Best practices for compressor storage

Air receivers store compressed air and are used to temporarily satisfy fluctuations in plant air demand. There are other benefits of a wet receiver such as cooling and cleaning the air before it... Read More

Understanding burners for heat-treating furnaces
Understanding burners for heat-treating furnaces

Heat treating is an industrial process that alters the physical properties of metal by heating parts or components to extreme temperatures to achieve a desired hardness. According to the book,... Read More

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2019 System Integrator Giants
The System Integrator Giants program (SI Giants) lists the top 100 system integrators among companies listed in the CFE Media Global System Integrator Database, ranked solely on total system integration revenue. The 2019 System Integrator Giants program is open for submissions!
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AVO Training Institute
AVO offers the largest selections of Hands-On, Electrical Maintenance Training Courses available. A few of our maintenance courses include; Substation Maintenance I & II, Protective Relay Maintenance, Circuit Breaker Maintenance, Cable Splicing, and more. Learn more.
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IIoT Webcast Series 2018, Part Two: The role of connectivity in collaborative projects
This webcast will look at how engineers develop products, execute projects, and sustain productivity–with support from a cyber-physical world. IIoT supports digital transformation. Going forward, decisions made as to how industrial enterprises, and project managers, can leverage a maturing IIoT market, will have impact.

Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Sponsored by: Emerson Reliability Solutions, Epicor, Kepware Technologies, Oracle +NetSuite, Universal Robots
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Products
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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Webinar: New Alternatives for Voltage Testing
In a 10-year period, more than 24,000 electrical injuries were recorded in U.S. workplaces. Moreover, about 35% of these incidents occurred during routine industrial maintenance, including a majority on low-voltage, three-phase systems. Learn more.