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World's largest wind turbine test facility aims to resolve stresses of more wind generation
World's largest wind turbine test facility aims to resolve stresses of more wind generation

The U.S. Dept. of Energy expects wind power to meet 20% of U.S. power needs by 2030 (up from 4.2% today), which requires advancing the technologies used to develop and test wind turbines and their interactions with the power grid. Using NI integrated hardware and software tools, Clemson University unveiled the... Read More

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Reducing harmonics with IEEE 519 practices, procedures
Reducing harmonics with IEEE 519 practices, procedures

With increased use of nonlinear loads, power supply harmonics are more noticeable than ever. Controlling and monitoring industrial system designs and their effects on utility distribution systems... Read More

Global reshoring efforts aim to boost manufacturing and production
Global reshoring efforts aim to boost manufacturing and production

The EU-funded SMErobotics program and the Fraunhofer Institute have been developing and aiding the commercialization of robotic technologies to augment the skills and productivity of small... Read More

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Three ways to transform a manufacturing facility's management and operations
Three ways to transform a manufacturing facility's management and operations

How do you transform an entire organization, tailor innovation to meet evolving demands, and continuously build this momentum for change? At Bombardier Aerospace, inspiring leadership, employee... Read More

Reduce HVAC energy consumption with FHP and VFD operations
Reduce HVAC energy consumption with FHP and VFD operations

I’m going to make a bold statement right up front by saying: All air-cooled chillers are over-sized. Now let me explain why I take this position. Among other considerations, Air –cooled chillers are... Read More

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Machine Safety: Which takes precedence, a Type-B or a Type-C safety standard?
Machine Safety: Which takes precedence, a Type-B or a Type-C safety standard?

In the hierarchy of Type A, B, and C safety standards, doesn’t a Type B safety standard take... Read More

Machine Safety and safety maturity: Are you safe without injuries?
Machine Safety and safety maturity: Are you safe without injuries?

According to the International Labor Organization, every 15 seconds approximately 160 workers have... Read More

Machine Safety: Do not tell employees that a safety compliant machine is safe
Machine Safety: Do not tell employees that a safety compliant machine is safe

Purchasing a new machine compliant to the latest machine safety standards and delivered with... Read More

Machine Safety: Does a CE mark make a machine safe?
Machine Safety: Does a CE mark make a machine safe?

Machine safety discussions have risen to new heights with improved computing technology and... Read More

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