Predictive and Preventive Maintenance

Predictive and Preventive Maintenance August 21, 2023

Top 5 Plant Engineering content: August 14-20, 2023

Top 5 Plant Engineering content over the past week covered IIoT predictive condition monitoring, electrical safety, hazard protection trends and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: Grace Technologies
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance August 18, 2023

How IIoT is preventing costly downtime and ensuring safety

Unplanned downtime can cause problems for manufacturers, leading to production losses and safety incidents.

By Nick Schiltz
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance August 14, 2023

Top 5 Plant Engineering content: August 7-13, 2023

The top 5 Plant Engineering content from the past week covered predictive maintenance, compressed air vibration monitoring, IIoT predictive condition monitoring and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Brian Gross
Figure 1: In a potential failure (P-F) curve, oil analysis is used early to reveal if the oil is degrading or contaminated, to avoid issues that will cause the equipment to begin failing. If needed, it also can be used later in the interval to identify wear metals. Courtesy: Motion
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance August 9, 2023

Reduce dreaded pump problems or failures with condition monitoring

To avoid costly, unplanned downtime, leveraging condition monitoring in a reliability plan is essential

By Kristi-Jo J.H. Giba-Reiss
Courtesy: Schneider Electric
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance August 7, 2023

Top 5 Plant Engineering content: July 31 to August 6, 2023

The top 5 Plant Engineering content from the past week covered predictive maintenance best practices, compressed air, warehouse construction, and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance August 3, 2023

The benefits of IIoT predictive condition monitoring for maintenance programs

The use of industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) predictive maintenance technology is becoming increasingly important for businesses that rely on rotating equipment such as motors, pumps and fans

By Nick Schiltz
Courtesy: TrendMiner
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance August 1, 2023

Plant Engineering most-viewed content, July 2023

Read the best content in July 2023 including: Industrial analytics and maintenance, warehouse construction, machine maintenance efficiency and more.

By Chris Vavra
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance July 27, 2023

Benefits of developing an electrical preventive maintenance program

An electrical preventive maintenance (EPM) can help identify safety risks, correct reliability issues and give an overall view of the health status of a facility’s electrical infrastructure.

By Corey Hoffman, Joe Hulst and Randy Mouw
Courtesy: CFE Media
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance July 18, 2023

Four steps for improving pre-alignment machine maintenance efficiency

Pre-alignment is a crucial preparatory step that ensures accurate alignment and effective machine operation and various checks such as pipe strain and bearing clearances.

By Tyler Wall
Courtesy: TrendMiner
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance July 17, 2023

How industrial analytics helps manufacturers evolve from predictive to prescriptive maintenance

Advanced industrial analytics helps engineers predict when maintenance is needed and provide prescriptive instructions.

By Fréderick Motte