Thursday, December 21, 2017
Maintenance Electrical Mechanical Energy Management Plant Automation Safety
Featured Item
2017 Top Plant: Data-driven pioneers
2017 Top Plant: Data-driven pioneers

Extraordinary manufacturing companies are more than just a collection of production cells, robotic placement machines, manual assembly lines or visual inspection equipment—they are people who empower a data-driven culture. People and technology have come together to make the Rockwell Automation plant in Twinsburg,... Read More

More Headlines
The evolution of power monitoring and maintenance
The evolution of power monitoring and maintenance

In a perfect world, organizations would be able to keep their eyes on IT infrastructure and power management equipment constantly, making sure they are protecting critical power and running... Read More

5 steps to robot implementation success
5 steps to robot implementation success

A plant engineer has decided that robotic automation is the best solution to reduce costs, increase production, and address labor shortages, but what happens next? Before calling a system integrator... Read More

Sponsorship
Tsubaki SMART TOOTH®
Tsubaki SMART TOOTH® sprockets utilize Tsubaki’s patented Wear Indicator Technology that allows customers to identify and schedule drive system maintenance before critical component failure occurs. Just Look for the BLUE! Learn more.
Next-gen asset performance management software shows the big picture
Next-gen asset performance management software shows the big picture

Manufacturing is at the brink of the next generation industrial automation revolution, driven by advances in robotics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. To remain competitive, complex,... Read More

IIoT and condition monitoring turn data into decisions
IIoT and condition monitoring turn data into decisions

For manufacturers, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) represents tremendous revenue potential in a variety of ways. In product development, connected sensors on product componentry can gather... Read More

Linked In Twitter Facebook Google+ Rss
Featured Item
Digital Edition
Did you know a digital version of the magazine is released every month? It is easily viewed from your desktop or tablet device and includes interactive links. The December issue includes articles about the 2017 Top Plant winner, Best practices, Plant Engineering at 70, and the top 10 stories of 2017.
Click to view now.
Sponsorship
HARDLINER™ - Never Clean or Sanitize Hard Hats Again
Disposable Sanitary Hard Hat Liners. Save time and money cleaning the inside of hard hats and suspensions. HARDLINER™ is a soft disposable cloth that fits the inside of hard hat suspension. Helps prevent the transfer of hair and scalp disease. Hardliner is an aid to help comply with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.132(a).
For information or a free sample please contact GKR @ 800-526-7879 or www.gkrindustries.com.
Featured Program
2018 System Integrator Giants
The 2018 System Integrator Giants were announced on December 12th. If you needed any further affirmation that global manufacturing continues to drive overall economic growth, the changes at the top of the 2018 System Integrator Giants list ought to provide the final proof.
View the Giants.
Featured Products
Virtual Reality Simulator
Virtual Reality Simulator

The Virtual Reality Simulator allows the user to enter a simulated warehousing environment... Read More

Brushless Motor
Brushless Motor

The Torquer Brushless Motor Series direct drive frameless motor is designed to be directly embedded... Read More

LED High Bay Lamp
LED High Bay Lamp

The new J Series provides a powerful LED replacement for up to 400W MH lamps that operate in dusty... Read More

Multi-Volt Timers
Multi-Volt Timers

The dual voltage mechanical timers feature voltages ranging from 120 to 277VAC, replacing all... Read More

Related Content
Sponsorship
Maintenance & Safety Digital Report
The maintenance journey has been a long, slow trek for most manufacturers. It migrated to preventive maintenance, where work was done on a calendar schedule, and then to predictive maintenance, where the condition of the machine and its basic parts were monitored to understand their health, and parts replaced when performance began to deteriorate.
Download the digital report.