Annual report finds fall protection citations drop 14% from 2016
Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, September 11-17: motor repair, causes of bearing failure, 2017 Engineering Leaders Under 40, and more
Articles about motor repair, causes of bearing failure, 2017 Engineering Leaders Under 40, unleashing captive data, and reducing energy waste were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, September 11-17. Were you out? You can catch up here.
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Counterfeit bearings are becoming a major problem for companies and they pose dangers to machines as well as workers and there are steps and organizations out there looking to stem the tide.
The food safety quality for a future facility depends on whether the people designing and constructing the plant can communicate effectively.
Use enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems to manage processes and procedures for food and beverage manufacturing facilities.
A step-by-step look at how to rework a motor branch circuit as well as tips when a motor control center (MCC) is not involved in the project.
Safety is paramount with electrical test instruments and great care must be taken when using equipment or understanding the codes involved.
Companies looking to improve their facility's energy efficiency should look at factors such as utilizing energy bills, conserving water, saving electricity through strategic placement, and other small, but helpful tips that go a long way to improving efficiency in many ways.
NFPA 70E-2015 requires employers to implement and document an overall electrical safety program. An NFPA 70E-compliant electrical safety program can be broken down into eight easily understood pieces. Knowledge gained from appropriate training is the key factor that will make or break a company’s electrical safety program.