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Examine all factors when choosing between a reciprocating piston or rotary compressor
Examine all factors when choosing between a reciprocating piston or rotary compressor

When it comes to compressing air, there is more than one way to skin a cat, so to speak. If you’ve been in the market for a new air compressor, you’ve likely noticed this. There are a variety of technologies available to produce the same basic thing: compressed air. The trick is to find the type of compressor that... Read More

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4 levels of asset reliability at steelmaker ArcelorMittal
4 levels of asset reliability at steelmaker ArcelorMittal

In building its World Class Equipment Reliability System at global steelmaker ArcelorMittal, USA maintenance division manager Scott Piech noted that the company had to teach some old dogs some new... Read More

Motor base support and alignment
Motor base support and alignment

When motor vibration problems occur, the magnitude and direction of the vibration can give a good indication of where to look for the cause. When vibration is higher in the vertical plane, one of the... Read More

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Commissioning, testing gensets using resistive/reactive load banks
Commissioning, testing gensets using resistive/reactive load banks

When examining the key differences between resistive and resistive/reactive load testing—and why the latter is necessary—it is important to focus on addressing a facility’s emergency power generation... Read More

Safety and risk minimization in the operator control of plant machinery
Safety and risk minimization in the operator control of plant machinery

Modern machines are being produced with faster lead times—and designed to operate at considerably higher speeds than in the past. In the great race to meet production deadlines and budgets, safety... Read More

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