Safety

07/14/2003


Hazardous gas detection

Sentry WebServer combines the power and flexibility of the Sentry gas-risk management system with the interoperability strength of the FieldServer WebServer. The server provides a graphical display of hazardous gas conditions using the Microsoft web browser.

Sierra Monitor Corp. sierramonitor.com Write 319 on PE card

Monitoring device

The Pac Ex 2 is a handheld combustible gas and oxygen monitoring device featuring an LCD concentration display with audible, visual, and vibrating alarms. An optional sample pump allows for confined-space measurements.

Draeger Safety, Inc. draeger.net Write 320 on PE card

Anchorage connectors

Anchorage connectors feature uniquely designed, portable, reusable anchor points for use in both fall protection and non-fall protection applications. The series includes various models that meet single-user and dual-user fall protection needs, the ability to be removed and reinstalled in a new location, and a temporary horizontal lifeline kit that is quick and easy to install.

Miller Grip bacou-dalloz.com Write 321 on PE card

Software DOT compliance

The Keller-Soft Safety Presentation Customizer is a new software program that brings together 50 PowerPoint computer-generated slide presentations into one package. The presentations cover a variety of DOT compliance topics as well as transport, OSHA/workplace, construction, and hazmat and environmental safety topics.

J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc. jjkeller.com Write 322 on PE card

Literature Hand protection

Grasp Hand Protection Report is a full-color booklet packed with information about how to protect hands and skin. Featured topics include chemical and physical hand hazards and the injuries they can cause, how to assess and select hand protection, and the costs of neglecting hand protection.

Marigold Industrial marigoldindustrial.com Write 323 on PE card





Top Plant
The Top Plant program honors outstanding manufacturing facilities in North America. View the 2017 Top Plant.
Product of the Year
The Product of the Year program recognizes products newly released in the manufacturing industries.
System Integrator of the Year
Each year, a panel of Control Engineering and Plant Engineering editors and industry expert judges select the System Integrator of the Year Award winners in three categories.
May 2018
Electrical standards, robots and Lean manufacturing, and how an aluminum packaging plant is helping community growth.
April 2018
2017 Product of the Year winners, retrofitting a press, IMTS and Hannover Messe preview, natural refrigerants, testing steam traps
March 2018
SCCR, 2018 Maintenance study, and VFDs in a washdown environment.
April 2018
ROVs, rigs, and the real time; wellsite valve manifolds; AI on a chip; analytics use for pipelines
February 2018
Focus on power systems, process safety, electrical and power systems, edge computing in the oil & gas industry
December 2017
Product of the Year winners, Pattern recognition, Engineering analytics, Revitalize older pump installations
Spring 2018
Burners for heat-treating furnaces, CHP, dryers, gas humidification, and more
April 2018
Implementing a DCS, stepper motors, intelligent motion control, remote monitoring of irrigation systems
February 2018
Setting internal automation standards

Annual Salary Survey

Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.

There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.

But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.

Read more: 2015 Salary Survey

The Maintenance and Reliability Coach's blog
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One Voice for Manufacturing
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The Maintenance and Reliability Professionals Blog
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Research Analyst Blog
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Marshall on Maintenance
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Lachance on CMMS
The Lachance on CMMS blog is about current maintenance topics. Blogger Paul Lachance is president and chief technology officer for Smartware Group.
Maintenance & Safety
The maintenance journey has been a long, slow trek for most manufacturers and has gone from preventive maintenance to predictive maintenance.
Industrial Analytics
This digital report explains how plant engineers and subject matter experts (SME) need support for time series data and its many challenges.
IIoT: Operations & IT
This digital report will explore several aspects of how IIoT will transform manufacturing in the coming years.
Randy Steele
Maintenance Manager; California Oils Corp.
Matthew J. Woo, PE, RCDD, LEED AP BD+C
Associate, Electrical Engineering; Wood Harbinger
Randy Oliver
Control Systems Engineer; Robert Bosch Corp.
Data Centers: Impacts of Climate and Cooling Technology
This course focuses on climate analysis, appropriateness of cooling system selection, and combining cooling systems.
Safety First: Arc Flash 101
This course will help identify and reveal electrical hazards and identify the solutions to implementing and maintaining a safe work environment.
Critical Power: Hospital Electrical Systems
This course explains how maintaining power and communication systems through emergency power-generation systems is critical.
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