3 safety measures for motors with individual power factor correction

Credit to Author: Jerome Guillet| Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:51:18 +0000

In the continuity of the previous article on 5 Steps for Efficient Motor Management Design, we tackle power quality domain and raise awareness on a particular case of motors with… Read more »

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An Alternate “Stranger Things” Ending Thanks to a Reliable UPS System

Credit to Author: Don Strickland| Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:11:58 +0000

By now hopefully anyone who’s interested has already seen “Stranger Things 2,” season two of the hit Netflix sci-fi thriller. If not, consider this a spoiler alert, stop reading and… Read more »

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How to Help Customers Choose the Right UPS

Credit to Author: Gael Souchet| Date: Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:07:42 +0000

For electrical contractors and other IT service and equipment providers, helping customers decide which uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is best for their needs requires asking lots of questions to determine… Read more »

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Don’t forget! The Industrial Internet of Things Relies on Stable Power

Credit to Author: Vincenzo Salmeri| Date: Fri, 01 Dec 2017 17:56:03 +0000

According to McKinsey & Company, digitizing information-intensive processes can cut costs by up to 90 percent and reduce turnaround times by several orders of magnitude. Accenture forecasts reinforce this vision… Read more »

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Proceed with Caution: How to Safely Recover a Building from a Power Outage

Credit to Author: Patrick Bois| Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 20:35:37 +0000

Extreme weather appears to be all too common of late, with multiple devastating hurricanes and major storms hitting the Caribbean, southeastern U.S. and even Ireland over the last couple of… Read more »

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Equipping Tomorrow’s Healthcare Facilities for the Digital Age

Credit to Author: Mohamed Shishani| Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:00:11 +0000

The main mission of any healthcare facility is to provide cost-effective care, patient satisfaction and safety, and financial performance. However, according to a recent survey commissioned by Schneider Electric, many… Read more »

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Not Your Father’s UPS: Latest Models Offer Improved Efficiency, Management, Batteries and More

Credit to Author: Gael Souchet| Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:55:09 +0000

Uninterruptible power supply (UPS) technology has changed quite a bit over the past several years, with newer devices offering far more intelligence and energy efficiency than previous generations. Electrical contractors… Read more »

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A Look Ahead: What’s New for Offshore Oil and Gas UPS Solutions

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 19:40:29 +0000

Downtime in the oil and gas industry is expensive. What’s more, the cost of a mishap on an offshore platform can run in the billions of dollars and have an… Read more »

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Prepare for the winter corrosion speedup

Credit to Author: Josep Lopez| Date: Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:00:16 +0000

How does the condensation process affect electrical and electronic equipment during winter? On one hand, automation and control facilities with critical functions and processes are always exposed to changing environments… Read more »

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Digitalization in Oil & Gas: Where is the Business Value?

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2017 17:21:07 +0000

In this era of low oil & gas commodity prices, improvements to process and technology efficiencies begin to emerge as a critical success factor. Aging assets across application areas that… Read more »

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3 Steps for Countering Oil & Gas Cybersecurity-related Business Continuity Threats

Credit to Author: Philippe Carle| Date: Thu, 09 Nov 2017 18:26:09 +0000

Cyber-attacks cost companies worldwide an estimated $300-400 billion each year in unanticipated downtime and that number is projected to increase sharply. Some large industrial organizations estimate their cost of downtime… Read more »

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