AC/DC: Is the digital transformation music to the ears of the steel industry?

Credit to Author: Steven Friscia| Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 21:22:54 +0000

Over the past year I have visited numerous steel plants across the US and Canada and I always return with the same question: why does a region like North America,… Read more »

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New standards, backed by drive technologies, are improving industrial motor and pump efficiency performance

Credit to Author: Merih Cagri Saglam| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:08:42 +0000

Regulatory agencies are releasing new standards that bolster industrial energy efficiency and boost global sustainability efforts. In the US, for example, the U.S. Department of Energy estimates that the National… Read more »

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Why Assuring Machine Safety Has Suddenly Gotten Easier for Machine Builders

Credit to Author: Sergio Moretto| Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 20:31:48 +0000

Machine safety is one of the core responsibilities of a machine builder. In fact, across most geographies, it is the machine builder who is held liable when machine safety systems… Read more »

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Higher Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) in Oil & Gas Downstream Operations Part 2: Decreasing OpEx

Credit to Author: Martin Turk| Date: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 16:13:49 +0000

Forward-thinking Oil & Gas executives are modifying their approach for evaluation of capital investments. Unique market conditions are being influenced by fluctuating prices and fundamental changes in the way fuels… Higher Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) in Oil & Gas Downstream Operations <br>Part 2: Decreasing OpEx appeared first on Schneider Electric Blog.

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All Motors contribute to the main busbar short-circuit, reality or dream?

Credit to Author: AVELINO DE OLIVEIRA| Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:32:37 +0000

This post is part of the motor management series discussing various aspects of the motor integration in the electrical network and industrial process. This blog post presents a new chapter… Read more »

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Is the IIoT only relevant for complex systems and sophisticated products?

Credit to Author: Philippe Rambach| Date: Wed, 06 Jun 2018 12:00:10 +0000

In our daily life we are seeing more and more things become connected. It’s not only things that we expect to be, and derive value from being, connected, like our… Read more »

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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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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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The future of material handling is “smart”

Credit to Author: Mark Duncan| Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:00:13 +0000

Are your machines talking to each other? Not long ago this would have been a question for a sci-fi movie, but today it’s becoming a fundamental goal. The increasing interconnection… Read more »

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Why Industries are rallying around the use of Services Oriented Drives

Credit to Author: Philippe Rambach| Date: Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:49:04 +0000

Over the last several years, Variable Speed Drives (VSDs) have proliferated across many industries and are now installed in large numbers. In many cases, however, the true potential of these… Read more »

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Building smarter pumping systems with automation

Credit to Author: Jack Creamer| Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:00:09 +0000

A case study on improving efficiencies and saving energy Growing concern for the environment is driving increased regulatory and consumer focus on energy and water efficiency – and pump manufacturers… Read more »

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