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Best practices for energy-efficient machines
Best practices for energy-efficient machines

Machine control designs are changing to integrate best practices in energy management. These steps include measurement and monitoring of energy use and control and optimization to minimize energy consumption.Read More

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Implementing energy management for machinery and processing plants
Implementing energy management for machinery and processing plants

Energy management doesn’t require a task force to implement. It can be done from the ground up by teaching energy management best practices to all employees at a facility and ensuring good habits... Read More

Evaluating servo system performance
Evaluating servo system performance

Servo system selection criteria involves more than just wattage and price. Other important servo criteria to consider include rated torque, rated speed, overload time, torque-to-inertia ratio,... Read More

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Pneumatic systems: 10 ways to save energy
Pneumatic systems: 10 ways to save energy

Manage pressure, find the leaks and build a strong system of equipment and people.Read More

Repair or replace motors Webcast: Viewer questions on motor matters
Repair or replace motors Webcast: Viewer questions on motor matters

VFD impact on TEFC motors, squirrel cage rotors and condition monitoring issues discussed.Read More

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Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are now accepting nominations for the Engineering Leaders Under 40 program, which recognizes manufacturing professionals under the age of 40 who have made significant contributions to their plant’s success, and to the control engineering and/or plant engineering professions. Nominations close June 24, 2015.
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Upcoming Webcast
Connecting Infrastructure

Presenter Dan McGrath from Panduit will review a maturity model and assessment approach to simplify robust industrial networking that will deliver improved overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) and path to innovation. He will also discuss tools and resources for developing a solid execution plan to transform their physical infrastructure from restrictive, poorly planned networks to more secure, effective and innovative network fabric that will deliver sustainable value.

Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 11 a.m. PT /1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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Apps for Engineers: Mobile apps for programming and work floor applications
Apps for Engineers: Mobile apps for programming and work floor applications

Motors and drives mobile applications have potential to help engineers do their jobs better. CFE... Read More

Converters for surface mount applications
Converters for surface mount applications

XP Power's surface mount (SMD) dc-dc converters, the ISB, ISC, and ISW series, are rated at 1, 3... Read More

Workcell for welding applications
Workcell for welding applications

Yaskawa Motoman's ArcWorld C-30 workcell is designed for welding of small- to medium-sized parts... Read More

Contactor series for military, commercial aircraft applications
Contactor series for military, commercial aircraft applications

TE Connectivity's (TE) Hartman KD400 series contactor is designed for 28 Vdc power systems in... Read More

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