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Discrete Sensors 101: Sensor types and best practices
Discrete Sensors 101: Sensor types and best practices

Measuring success: Understand which type of discrete sensors to use for what applications, terminology, and tips.Read More

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Motor maintenance trends: 6 factors to evaluate
Motor maintenance trends: 6 factors to evaluate

Recent EASA research studies provide new insights on repair vs. replace to help motors reliably drive machinery, pumps, conveyors, and other vital industrial equipment. Read More

Tips on sensor selection
Tips on sensor selection

Many different sensors are available to manufacturers and knowledge about the application type and basic operation conditioning requirements can create a more informed and accurate choice.Read More

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Motor repair or replacement? Start with a motor failure policy
Motor repair or replacement? Start with a motor failure policy

Fundamentals to help plants make the right decisions on motor failure policy include determining a motor's horsepower breakpoint and communicating a plan with the team.Read More

Five essential criteria for effective mobile HMIs
Five essential criteria for effective mobile HMIs

Mobile human-machine interface (HMI) strategies should consider security, ease of use, level of access and detail, and collaboration when bringing HMI interfaces from the control room to the plant... Read More

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Read, search, download, and share the digital edition of Control Engineering. Topics this month include: discrete and process sensor tips, auto-tuning control advice, mobile HMIs, and a system integrator roundtable. Read it on your computer or tablet now.
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Download the Control Engineering 2018 Career & Salary Report for findings including respondent regions, titles, functions, company size, staffing, energy, cybersecurity, outsourcing, and salary and non-salary compensation benchmarks by age, education, number of years with employer and industry, by job title, by job function, and by employees managed, among other information. Sponsored by: Miller Resource Group. Learn more.
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Extend the life of your electrical equipment
This webcast will discuss the opportunities connected with real-time monitoring of your electrical system, how to unlock the data to provide more insights for every member of your plant, and how such strategies as smart devices, instrumentation, communication networks and smart algorithms and human expertise open the door to use data in new ways.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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Modular system solution with safe power distribution
Modular system solution with safe power distribution

Woehner's CrossBoard is a modular system solution with which safe power distribution up to 100 A... Read More

Motor for general purpose manufacturing markets
Motor for general purpose manufacturing markets

Siemens' SIMOTICS AboveNEMA MV449 frame is designed for general purpose markets and features a... Read More

Compression latch for vehicle, machine control applications
Compression latch for vehicle, machine control applications

FDB Panel Fittings' DIRAK compression latch is now available in black to pair with black hinges and... Read More

Fork sensor series for mounting, liquid detection
Fork sensor series for mounting, liquid detection

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Engineering Leaders Under 40
Control Engineering and Plant Engineering are now accepting nominations for the 2018 Engineering Leaders Under 40 program to those who have made significant contributions to their plant and to the control engineering and/or plant engineering professions. Nominees must be working professionals who are under the age of 40 as of Sept. 1, 2018.
Nominations close: June 22, 2018.