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Data-driven automated maintenance
Data-driven automated maintenance

For a 100-year-old Midwestern plant that produces high-performance race car tires, changing from a reactive maintenance program to a preventive maintenance (PM) program was where the rubber met the road. With assets ranging from 20 to 80 years old, breakdown work orders outnumbered planned maintenance work orders by... Read More

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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... Read More

Cyber incidents add to downtime costs
Cyber incidents add to downtime costs

Manufacturers may understand the cost of downtime, but when a cyber incident is added into the mix, costs could quickly spiral out of control if there is not a solid security plan in... Read More

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Avoid alarm overload with consolidation and escalation
Avoid alarm overload with consolidation and escalation

An operator's dream shift doesn't include being overloaded by alarms. In reality, though, it happens more often than operators and supervisors prefer. When a flood of supervisory control and data... Read More

Setting internal automation standards
Setting internal automation standards

Companies, plants, and facilities require a set of internal standards, or best practices, for their automation systems' hardware and software. These standards ensure consistency and safety, while... Read More

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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 January/February issue includes articles about the welding ergonomics, the 2017 Salary Survey, and surge protection.
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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.
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Featured Webcast
Maintenance in the Age of Big Data
In this webcast, presenter Shon Isenhour will discuss the best practices on data management in maintenance and how maintenance will benefit from Big Data.

Thursday, March 8, 2018, at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

One (1) Certified Professional Development Hour (PDH) available for all attendees.


Sponsors: Dude Solutions, Pruftechnik, and Vac-U-Max
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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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