Author Archive | Jane Alexander

2:56 pm
October 7, 2015
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LUDECA Recognized as SMRP Approved Provider of Continuing Education and Training

LUDECA Inc. has been named by the Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP) as an approved provider of continuing education and training aligned with key subject areas related to reliability and physical asset management. As a SMRP Approved Provider, LUDECA is recognized for its best-in-class continuing education training programs for precision shaft alignment of rotating equipment […]

2:04 pm
October 7, 2015
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Rexroth Enhances Its North American ‘GoTo’ Focused Delivery Program for Drives and Controls

Rexroth (Charlotte, NC), has updated its North American GoTo Focused Delivery Program to reflect additions across all product lines and shorter lead times. According to the company, the program now covers over 4,000 products, 98% of which are available to ship in 10 days or less. With these enhancements, the company said, its customers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico will be able to benefit […]

1:06 pm
October 5, 2015
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Fluke Connect Student Contest Set to Reward Real-World Innovations

Fluke Corp. (Everett, WA) invites students enrolled in two- and four-year colleges, universities, trade/tech schools, and apprenticeship programs in the United States to demonstrate their skills and innovation in the 2015 Fluke Connect Student Contest. The first place team and its advisor will receive an all-expenses paid trip to visit Fluke Park for three days and two […]

12:16 am
October 2, 2015
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U.S. Tsubaki Rolls Out High-Performance, Extended-Life Titan Series Chain

U.S. Tsubaki Power Transmission (Wheeling, IL) has added Titan Series Chain to its extensive Roller Chain line-up. According to the manufacturer, Titan Series Chain incorporates the best features of Tsubaki’s standard ANSI chain coupled with new and unique features like “Titan specific” chain construction to outperform other extended-life products. Components includes special coated pins and pin links, black […]

4:31 pm
September 30, 2015
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Schneider Electric Software Drives Operational and Energy-Efficiency Improvements in Pima County, AZ, Wastewater Reclamation Efforts

Lake Forest, CA-based Schneider Electric Software highlighted a number of real-world success stories at its recent Wonderware conference in Dallas. Among these end-user case studies was the notable experience of Pima County, AZ, which harnessed Wonderware HMI SCADA and IntelaTrac mobile workforce and decision-support system at its critical Tres Rios wastewater reclamation facility. According to those involved in the project, these Schneider Electric Software solutions increased operational efficiency at the […]

11:22 pm
September 29, 2015
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Emerson and OSIsoft Improve Field Device Capabilities with PI Connector for HART-IP

  Emerson Process Management (Austin, TX) and OSIsoft (San Leandro, CA) have introduced the OSIsoft PI Connector for HART-IP, a link between HART field devices and OSIsoft’s PI System enterprise software infrastructure for managing streaming sensor data in real-time. Jointly developed by the two companies, the new link automatically and seamlessly maps wired and WirelessHART devices to […]

12:43 am
September 25, 2015
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‘Sullair Powered by IHI’ Branded Centrifugal Compressors Up to 30,000 hp Now Available through Sullair Distribution Channels

Sullair (Chicago) has announced that centrifugal compressors are now available through Sullair distribution channels. Sullair and another compressor expert, IHI, have been part of a joint venture since 2004 designing, producing and selling advanced centrifugal compressors. The new line, branded “Sullair powered by IHI,” will be supported by key distributors throughout North, Central, and South America. […]

11:25 pm
September 23, 2015
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Eaton Adds Power Xpert C445 Relay to Advanced Motor-Protection Lineup

According to Eaton (Cleveland, OH), its recently introduced Power Xpert C445 motor-management relay provides high levels of monitoring accuracy and protection for equipment systems, from the incoming power source feeding a motor, all the way to an individual pump or load. The latest addition to the company’s C400 advanced motor-protection series, the C445 incorporates a number of intelligent features […]