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2018 Engineering Leaders Under 40
2018 Engineering Leaders Under 40

The 2018 CFE Media Engineering Leaders Under 40 are in a class by themselves, but they also have plenty of experience in a class. These 30 manufacturing professionals are by far the best educated group we've recognized since the program began almost a decade ago. They've taken that formal education and turned it into... Read More

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Making a change in your plant
Making a change in your plant

If there was one overriding topic at the recently-completed International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, it was change. New products and new strategies were in wide availability,... Read More

AI and maintenance: Embracing the numbers
AI and maintenance: Embracing the numbers

In June, Hitachi and Sullair announced they will be using an artificial intelligence (AI) platform that will integrate real-time operational data in Sullair compressors and use the data to determine... Read More

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Your tablet is your new HMI
Your tablet is your new HMI

A year ago, Plant Engineering lamented the death of the human-machine interface (HMI), at least as we have known it. The increased use of tablets, smartphones and other portable devices has moved the... Read More

‘Engagement is critical in the implementation of change’
‘Engagement is critical in the implementation of change’

The concept of a Digital Twin—the exact digital replica of a plant’s physical asset—has become among the most intriguing and potentially game-changing concepts in the manufacturing’s Digital Age.... 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 September issue includes articles about the 2018 Engineering Leaders under 40, women in engineering, and reducing waste in the manufacturing process.
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Upcoming Webcast
Predictive maintenance: Monitor, measure and act
A recent survey conducted by C&W Services and Plant Engineering finds that while asset data is available for almost every piece of equipment on a plant floor, managers utilize only fraction of the data to make maintenance decisions.

Join us for a webcast where we will present a detailed look at this important study and discuss the ways manufacturers can take greater advantage of maintenance data to reduce costs, improve safety and increase uptime.

Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

Sponsor: C&W Services
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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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