The Internet of Things (IoT) has given way to breakthroughs in
everything from safety and efficiency to better decision-making and
increased revenue generation. In power generation, the rise of...
On November 2, 2016
Gas and steam turbines are staples in the electricity generation
industry. As the market becomes more competitive, keeping assets
running efficiently at power generation plants is more critical
On October 27, 2016
In the last decade or so, we’ve seen a fast-paced implementation of
Internet-driven technology into our daily lives. It can be
overwhelming to think about. Remember the last time you made...
On October 24, 2016
While standard, liquid-filled gauges are reliable, they have
significant downsides that adversely impact a company’s bottom
line. Specifically, they can add to the time spent manually
On September 29, 2016
Keeping product quality high and minimizing scrap is key to
maintaining a profitable injection molding process, especially in
automotive. While this is a simple notion, the solution isn’t
On September 22, 2016
The oil and gas industry works with numerous chemicals during
drilling processes, some of which can be under high pressure. A
recent customer needed a solution that allowed workers to measure
On September 14, 2016
When your job requires you to run diagnostics on a bulldozer that’s
moving along a railroad track, safety is a chief concern. However,
when you’re using wired monitoring devices, trying to do the...
On September 7, 2016
Traditionally, running diagnostics on heavy equipment vehicles in
the field requires wired condition monitoring systems that are
effective, but cumbersome. Excessive wiring can get wrapped or
On August 30, 2016
And getting started is easier than you think. From smart
thermostats and garage door openers, to fitness devices that
wirelessly connect to your smartphone, the Internet of Things (IoT)
is all around,...
On June 21, 2016
Internet of Things is more than a buzzword. It’s something
that is being felt in various parts of the Industry today.
It’s also something that when its building blocks are combined
together lead to...
On May 16, 2016
Compared to their land equivalents, marine engines have to shoulder
a much heavier burden. With highly capricious and volatile weather
that can vary from Arctic cold to equatorial heat, the...
On April 12, 2016
Rising tide of clean power. Gearbox lubrication and thorough
sealing of equipment in the Atlantis project. Turning on the lights
is taken for granted by most, yet with a quarter of...
On April 12, 2016
The global oil and gas industry is a highly competitive market in
which companies must be willing to adopt cutting-edge technologies
to get the most out of oil reserves, keep their operations...
On April 6, 2016
The value of condition monitoring reduces maintenance time and
labor costs. Monitoring your assets' conditions using gauges
and clipboards is no longer cost-effective. Today, the
Industrial loT allows...
On March 8, 2016
As today’s metal forming plants become more complex, detecting and
identifying issues with all of the moving parts is becoming
increasingly important, though time-consuming. Traditional manual
On March 3, 2016
Reactive and preventive maintenance practices just don’t cut it in
modern manufacturing. Predictive maintenance – changing parts and
fluids only when their conditions deem necessary – is truly...
On February 22, 2016
Manufacturing executives recognize the inherent value of increasing
a production plant’s efficiency. Whether producing more at the same
cost, or the same at a lower cost, the bottom line is…well,...
On February 9, 2016
The terms Preventive and Predictive maintenance are often
interchanged, but drastically different. Knowing the difference can
help save you time and money with your maintenance plan. Preventive
On February 2, 2016
As of January 2015, ships working in emission control areas (ECAs)
have been obliged to comply with the 0.1% sulphur content for
fuels. With the ECA limits on sulphur now in much wider
use, more ships...
On December 31, 2015
Diagnostic sensing devices come in all shapes and sizes, but for
certain applications some sensors can be more of a headache than
others. This is especially true with mobile equipment,...
On December 15, 2015