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Motor & Drive Systems 2015
January 21st 2015
Sponsored by the International Society of Automation (ISA), the 12th annual conference focuses on technical advancements impacting the design and integration of motor, drive systems and motion control for manufacturing. Click here for more information.
BC Coroner’s office to hold a public inquest into the two Burns Lake Forest Products mill deaths.
Baldor Electric Co. has expanded its RPM AC permanent magnet motor line to 1,200 hp.
This time of year many plants are starting up their chillers. Common testing for electric motors includes vibration analysis for mechanical components and insulation resistance (Meg-Ohm) testing for winding insulation.