Tuesday, November 26, 2013
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Augmented reality enhances plant floor view, productivity
Augmented reality enhances plant floor view, productivity

A provider of process automation services and solutions develops applications that employ panels, automated equipment, drives, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), human machine interfaces (HMIs), and database, Web, network, and custom components. The company delivers turnkey processes for unique customer... Read More

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A road map to reliability
A road map to reliability

When Perry Finco began as the maintenance manager at Premier Silica’s Brady operation in spring 2012, he set a goal of bringing the 35-year-old facility up to 90% efficiency. However, because he and... Read More

Showcase your plant’s success to a global audience
Showcase your plant’s success to a global audience

As part of its 2014 Global Automation & Manufacturing Summit, Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are looking for manufacturers who want to share their success stories with a... Read More

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Finding the hidden value in asset hierarchy validation
Finding the hidden value in asset hierarchy validation

Throughout industry we constantly hear statements like these: “I do not have time to accomplish what needs to be done.” “I can barely keep the plant running and you want me to validate the system... Read More

Increase motor reliability by monitoring and reducing operating temperature
Increase motor reliability by monitoring and reducing operating temperature

Although summer heat waves provide poignant reminders that “heat kills,” high temperatures can harm electric motors as well as people. In fact, operating a three-phase induction motor at just 10 C... Read More

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Energy Efficiency: Your Hidden Advantage eGuide
This informative eGuide includes article highlighting the energy audit study, a four-step approach to more efficient energy use and a white paper covering upgrades important for profitability.
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Featured Webcast
Driving Electrical Safety in Your Plant
The proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is a critical component of any electrical safety program, and yet proper PPE use often is overlooked, diminished, or simply disregarded by electrical workers in manufacturing. Plant Engineering will present a Webcast on December 5th at 1 p.m. CT that will discuss the importance of PPE to mitigate arc flash dangers and other electrical safety issues.

Event Sponsor: Siemens

Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 2 p.m. ET/1 p.m. CT/11 a.m. PT

One (1) RCEP / ACEC Certified Professional Development Hour (PDH) available for all attendees.
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Featured 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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