FEATURED ARTICLESin Electrical & Control Panels
War of the Currents: AC/DC Power & Direct Current in the Data Center
By Darren Halford, EU Automation
George Westinghouse and Thomas Edison, arguably two of the brightest minds in science, engaged in a decade-long...
Harmonic Distortion in Data Centers
By Ian Wallace, TCI
While harmonics can negatively impact power reliability and cooling costs, this article presents solutions such as active...
Analyzing space requirements for side-by-side PSU operation
In this topic, we take a look at the constraints of operating 2 PSU side by side and what are the special installation requirements under such...
Thermal imaging electrical maintenance application
By Tony Shockey
Thermal imaging is a non-contact way to find electrical problems. Loading, safety, and emissivity are important points to consider...
NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
- Allied Electronics announces expansion into South America
- NEMA announces four new members to board of governors
- ABB's flash charging technology chosen by Geneva transit operator
- World cable management market to reach $25.1 billion by 2022
- Allied receives two distinguished awards from HARTING
- Exar appoints Ryan Benton as CEO, Keith Tainsky as CFO
- Phoenix Contact UPS receives UL 1778 HAZLOC rating
- Molex Acquires Interconnect Systems
- Alpha Wire shrinks coaxial cables down to 50 AWG
- Cressall appoints Damiano Natali R&D and FEA engineer
- QSFP-DD plans to increase pluggable module speeds to 400 Gbps
- Harting hires Dr. Vivek Dave Director of Technology
PRODUCT NEWSin Electrical & Control Panels
Phoenix Contact introduces PT 2,5/S-QUATTRO terminal blocks
Up to four 12 AWG conductors can be connected in one feed-through terminal block. The terminal blocks feature Phoenix Contact’s push-in...
Fluke introduces 368 FC & 369 FC leakage current clamps
The Fluke 368 FC and 369 FC leakage current clamps are designed to help industrial electricians and maintenance technicians identify, document,...
Saelig announces TGP3100 series of pulse generators
The TGP3100 series can generate precision pulses from 1 mHz up to 50 MHz with pulse width and delay resolutions of 100 psec. Single and dual...
MEDIAin Electrical & Control Panels
RESOURCESin Electrical & Control Panels
MicroPower Direct's free power conversion glossary contains 19 pages and 800 definitions of terms associated with a range of power technologies and...
The purpose of this paper is to provide guidance to engineers regarding the National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements for selective coordination.
The Global Short-Circuit Current Rating (SCCR) Selection Tool helps machine builders select the right combination of panel components to meet UL...
WHITE PAPERSin Electrical & Control Panels
Harsh environments similar to those found in water and wastewater facilities can affect the ability of an electrical enclosure to...
Many equipment manufacturers have switched from point-to-point (hard) wiring to connector-based cable assemblies in factory and...
Inaccurate measurements and process oversights can result in imperfect product, decreased output, non-compliance with industry...
CASE STUDIESin Electrical & Control Panels
Although the original intent was to use the power management system to reduce processor throughput and keep the board operating under 20 watts per...
The entire Dalian metro system includes more than 50 redundant Allen-Bradley MicroLogix and CompactLogix controllers with about 100,000 I/O points...
Freudenberg needed to replace an AC drive within their nonwoven production facility in Kaiserslautern, Germany. The need for a small footprint...
EVENTSin Electrical & Control Panels
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Attend industry forums, hands-on labs, and technical sessions to expand your knowledge and use of the latest control, power and information technologies. With over 170 exhibits, take advantage of automation expertise from Rockwell Automation and members of our PartnerNetwork