Thursday, March 15, 2018
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Welding ergonomics
Welding ergonomics

The importance of ergonomics far surpasses comfort. A workplace environment or task that causes a welding operator to repetitively reach, move, grip, or twist in an unusual way—or even stay in a static posture for an extended time without proper rest—can do much more than become a literal pain in the neck. Over time,... Read More

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The drive to prevent downtime
The drive to prevent downtime

It doesn’t surprise us that six of the top 10 stories at www.plantengineering.com in 2017 were about maintenance. We’ve long contended that maintenance needs to be seen as a profit center and not a... Read More

The importance of smart manufacturing standards
The importance of smart manufacturing standards

In manufacturing, standards help organizations develop, manufacture, and supply goods and services in a more efficient, safer, and sustainable way. It's easy to take them for granted in spite of the... Read More

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Alarm management: 6 hazards, 4 strategies
Alarm management: 6 hazards, 4 strategies

An alarm management system communicates any hindrance in the smooth functioning of plant operations. Plant manufacturing remains a key element of the overall business ecosystem and business... Read More

Pump field services are vital to maintaining reliability
Pump field services are vital to maintaining reliability

The aftermarket support of large pumping equipment needs to be of the highest standard in order to ensure the availability of the equipment. Ideally, this would involve the expertise and engineering... Read More

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CFE Edu: Safety Arc Flash
Catapult your career forward at CFE Edu—an online educational platform with exclusive content built for you. 1 AIA CES approved LU/HSW available for attendees. This course will help you identify and reveal electrical hazards and identify the solutions to maintaining a safe work environment.
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Upcoming Webcast
How to Improve Troubleshooting Efficiency on the Plant Floor
In this webcast, presenter Alex Leclerc will demonstrate how to create a standardized digital knowledge base of procedures and troubleshooting solutions for getting machines back online.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Attendees qualify for a Certificate of Completion


Sponsor: Poka
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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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2018 Maintenance Study
Respondents to the Plant Engineering 2018 Maintenance Study identified seven important, high-level findings impacting the manufacturing industries today including maintenance strategies, unschedule downtime, and more. Sponsored by: ATS. View the study.