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Standards May 21, 2018

Indoor air quality increases workforce productivity

A plant’s air quality is one of the leading contributors to workforce comfort because, at the end of the day, nothing is quite so pervasive as the air employees breathe.

By Jeff Chastain
Standards April 18, 2018

Better eyewash stations reduce injury

An eyewash station designed for treating chemical eye burns should be placed where a person in mid-emergency will find it easily and it must be operable without mistakes or confusion in a moment of crisis.

By Imants Stiebris, Speakman & Stevewn Miller, CDT
Standards March 28, 2018

Improving documentation change control process

In regulated environments, companies are expected to establish procedures for document change control as a way of ensuring product quality and safety.

By Niranjan Kulkarni, CRB
Standards March 26, 2018

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, March 19-25

Articles about improving engineer safety, condition-based maintenance, the 2018 Maintenance Survey, ERP best practices, and smart actuators were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, March 19-25. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Standards March 24, 2018

Six ways to reduce waste in a manufacturing process

Companies small and large, across all industries, are faced with waste in their manufacturing process. Six tips on how waste enters the process and how to monitor it are highlighted.

By Renee Benson, CRB
Standards March 5, 2018

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, February 26 – March 4

Articles about decommissioning paint shops, HVAC systems, following best practices, preventing downtime, and industrial cybersecurity were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, February 19-25. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Standards December 19, 2017

The best of the best: The top 15 stories of 2017

Plant Engineering’s top stories for 2017 covered preventive vs predictive maintenance, IIoT, electric motor maintenance, and much more.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Standards December 18, 2017

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, December 11-17: 2018 System Integrator Giants, robot implementation, 2017 Top Plant, and more

Articles about 2018 System Integrator Giants, robot implementation, 2017 Top Plant, smart maintenance systems, and changes to NFPA 70E were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, December 11-17. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Standards December 11, 2017

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, December 4-10: 3D robotic welding, IIoT, condition monitoring, and more

Articles about 3D robotic welding, IIoT, condition monitoring, making assets part of the supply chain, and changes to NFPA 70E were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, December 4-10. Were you out? You can catch up here.

By Sierra Grayson, CFE Media
Standards December 8, 2017

Using wireless in safety shower alarm retrofits

Wireless monitoring systems save money compared to wired solutions.

By Alex Patterson and Marcio Donnangelo, Emerson Automation Solutions