Standards

Courtesy: Samuel Engineering
Electrical April 8, 2021

Install medium-voltage cables in petrochemical plants

How to ensure code requirements for hazardous environments are satisfied

By Garrett Nariman, PE
Courtesy: STLE
Lubrication February 24, 2021

Food grade lubricants and their regulation

Voluntary standards and third-party registration programs continue to grow regarding food safety for lubricants.

By Debbie Sniderman
Courtesy: Eaton
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 February 1, 2021

How cybersecurity is affecting control and automation

Engineers working with industrial cybersecurity need to understand the increased risks as automation becomes interconnected. Build industrial systems that will operate securely throughout the lifecycle.

By Max Wandera
Courtesy: Propane Education & Research Council
Material Handling October 1, 2020

Fundamentals of forklift safety

Keep employees safe and productive by reinforcing these safety reminders

By Matt McDonald
Brian Mathews, 36, Engineering Manager, Scientific Dust Collectors, Alsip, Ill., BS Engineering, Dordt College
Events and Awards September 17, 2020

2020 Engineering Leader Under 40: Brian Mathews, 36

Engineering Manager, Scientific Dust Collectors, Alsip, Ill., BS Engineering, Dordt College

By Amanda Pelliccione
Courtesy: Megha Tatiya
Asset Management September 10, 2020

Advanced capabilities are being incorporated into EAM systems

Tools are meant to support actionable insights

By Megha Tatiya
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Safety September 7, 2020

Why bother with functional safety management?

Functional safety (FS) and the management of these systems is as important to the effective operation as the technical implementation of the solution.

By David Green
Courtesy: CRB
Safety July 13, 2020

Seven steps to plan for re-entering the workplace

When people return to the office after the COVID-19 pandemic has subsided enough, it is important to have a concrete plan in place during those early days to enhance safety and worker confidence.

By CRB
Lubrication June 16, 2020

Create a strategy to control industrial lubricant contamination

Identify the source, deal with it

By Debbie Sniderman and Evan Zabawski
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Arc Flash May 18, 2020

A look at electrical safety programs

The 2020 Plant Engineering electrical safety survey examines how your plants’ electrical safety programs measure up

By Jack Smith and Amanda Pelliccione