FEATURED ARTICLESin Plant & Asset Management
Closing the Maintenance Management Loop
By Bill Lydon, Editor
Fluke is making significant investments in a cloud-based maintenance management software alternative for industrial users....
Smart Instruments Power Evolution to Predictive Maintenance
By Jeanne Schweder
Smart instruments are designed to help the maintenance staff at process plants anticipate equipment failures...
Level measurement: General process vs. inventory tank gauging
By Bill Sholette and Brian Howsare, Endress+Hauser
Determining what type of level instrumentation is required for a specific...
CMMS vs EAM: What is the difference? (Part 1)
What’s New in Process Technology
By Dave Bertolini and Anders Lif
Every EAM application can be used as a CMMS, but not every CMMS can be used...
NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
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PRODUCT NEWSin Plant & Asset Management
Omron Introduces F3SG-4RA Safety Light Curtain
The F3SG-4RA series meet all safety standards throughout the world to protect either finger or hands/arms.
Lenox releases turbo borescope
No, the VideoFlex Turbo doesn’t actually have a turbo. It’s just battery powered.
Process Sensors releases more Metis M3 pyrometers
Models M309, M316 and M318 make precise measurements on metals and bright/shiny materials
MEDIAin Plant & Asset Management
RESOURCESin Plant & Asset Management
The 180-page illustrated guide contains safety requirements and guidelines for North America to ensure the safety of machinery and people....
App accesses gear reducers, servo couplings and linear mounting kits from a smartphone or tablet.
Web software has been expanded to include air conditioners, heat exchangers, fans and blowers in a single user-friendly program.
WHITE PAPERSin Plant & Asset Management
By Don Lundberg, FCI
Nothing damages a pump faster than the build-up of heat from dry running conditions. When there’s no liquid to provide...
There are several benefits of using IEI Smart Lighting Solution: longer usage life, energy efficiency, ecologically friendly, supporting up...
By Anand Richard, Indiana State University
The only successful way to evade hacking is to constantly change the way a networked system or...
CASE STUDIESin Plant & Asset Management
Control Engineering Europe
MSI Tec designed a panel to control natural gas engines at the City of Tucson’s well pumps. Temperatures in Tuscon...
Xothermic used B-Scada’s Status Enterprise software to identify a failed thermocouple in a furnace at the unidentified glass plant.
Control Engineering Europe
Tüpras Kirikkale petroleum refinery suffered a series of electrical trips, caused by lighting strikes in the area....
EVENTSin Plant & Asset Management
The Modern Solutions Power Systems Conference (MSPSC) is a three-day event that focuses on discovering interdisciplinary solutions to the important issues affecting utility and industrial power systems including cybersecurity, safety and maintenance.
Sensors Expo & Conference is the only industry event in North America exclusively focused on sensors and sensor-integrated systems. Celebrating its 30th Anniversary this year, Sensors brings years of technical innovation and thought leadership to engineers involved in the development and deployment of sensors and sensing systems.
The agenda for this event is largely developed by customers, for customers with opportunities for knowledge sharing and networking. Join us as we discuss trends and new technologies impacting the automation industry.
TRAININGin Plant & Asset Management
This online on-demand course covers the objectives, benefits and basic/advanced features of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). The course discusses CMMS modules and state of the art technologies that are used with a CMMS. It explains how to develop system specifications based on your individual needs and how to justify, evaluate and implement a CMMS. It also illustrates how to...
This course will provide attendees with the knowledge and the tools required to successfully supervise and manage departments and groups involved in industrial control systems (manufacturing, sales, design, installation or maintenance).
The Online Certificate Program in Maintenance Management consists of three modules, which will help you evaluate your operation; plan, coordinate and schedule maintenance; and properly use preventive and predictive maintenance in your operation.