Motor Management for Energy Efficiency: 3 Enablers to Reduce Costs and Boost Asset Uptime

Credit to Author: Henry Kim| Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 12:00:37 +0000

On average, electric motors consume approximately 60% of the electricity produced to support manufacturing industries, for heavy industries this number ramps to 90%. Yet, oftentimes modern energy management principles are… Read more »

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4 Ways VSDs Improve HVAC System Energy Efficiency and Safety during Pandemics

Credit to Author: Dinc Demirel| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 13:00:45 +0000

Building owners are faced with the dual challenge of controlling energy consumption while safeguarding the health and well-being of building occupants. On the energy efficiency front, buildings account for 40%… Read more »

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Designing efficient motor control solutions for smarter machines

Credit to Author: Guest Blogger| Date: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 16:01:38 +0000

Most processes in industrial plants depend on electric motors. Conveyor belts, pumps, compressors, agitators, fans – all of these need reliable motors and motor control. And around 85 percent* of… Read more »

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How to estimate electrical network stress during large motor starting in pre-design phase

Credit to Author: Jerome Guillet| Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:21:47 +0000

This post is part of a series of motor management blogs discussing various aspects of large motor integration in the electrical network and industrial process. In a previous blog post,… Read more »

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Avoid electrical network stress during large motor starting using simplified calculations at design stage

Credit to Author: Jerome Guillet| Date: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:16:07 +0000

This post is part of a series of motor management blogs that discuss different aspects of large motor integration in the electrical network and industrial process. Voltage drop during load… Read more »

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VFDs and soft starters: is there really a competition?

Credit to Author: Mohamed Gamal| Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 15:45:33 +0000

This post is part of our series on motor management which covers various aspects of motor integration in an electrical network and the industrial process. End-users are frequently coming to us with… Read more »

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Solving the LV vs MV dilemma in motor management for mining

Credit to Author: Delcho Penkov| Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 20:05:56 +0000

(This blog is part of our series on motor management which covers various aspects of motor integration in an electrical network and the industrial process.  See end of blog for other topics)… Read more »

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Large Motor Starting 101: Discover the constraints

Credit to Author: Delcho Penkov| Date: Thu, 05 Apr 2018 10:30:22 +0000

Motor starting is a hot topic for many of us, and I had an opportunity to verify this at the last PCIC Oil & Gas conference during the presentation of… Read more »

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