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News Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
September 22, 2020  

ABB and IPS partner to provide drives and motor services

Will provide solutions to customers in Western Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
July 30, 2020  

Preventing VFD-induced bearing damage in electric motors

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: eMotors Direct. eMotors

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General
June 1, 2020  

Benefits of stainless steel washdown motors

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: eMotors Direct. Best

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
May 9, 2019  

TECH TIP: Bad vibrations and motors

Watch for electrical component damage.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General
April 9, 2019  

Benefits of soft starters for electric motors

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: They relieve stress

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
March 26, 2019  

Electrical machines: Keep your eyes open

MotorDoc LLC advises get insights from visual inspections.

Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Operations Production
August 22, 2017  

TECH TIP: How’s your motor running?

Use voltage, current readings to check conditions.

Tech Centre Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Technology
July 4, 2017  

Smarten up your motors: connect with the world of IIoT

Food plant managers can retrofit most motors with smart sensors to bring their plants into the digital age.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 7, 2017  

Honda, Hitachi to develop, make motors for electric vehicles

Will have manufacturing and sales operations in the US and China.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 26, 2015  

Motors streamline IP69K connectivity

Hygienic connections.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 25, 2015  

Magnets improve motor torque to inertia ratio

DC bus voltages up to 96 V.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 23, 2015  

Ground straps protect against VFD currents

Channels currents away from bearings and safely to ground through the motor frame.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
March 11, 2015  

Power supply for DC brushless motors

3-phase DIN rail mount.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
March 11, 2015  

IronHorse motors expands line

Single-phase AC motor.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
March 5, 2015  

Speed drive replaces r-angle gearbox

For industrial cooling towers.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Technology
December 17, 2014  

Induction motors cut energy use

Baldor Electric Co.’s energy efficient AC–GPM induction motors are

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
October 29, 2014  

When motors fail

Camtac sends in the ASG team.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Technology
June 23, 2014  

What’s new in motors and controls

Motors and controls from CIEN, PLANT’s technology section.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations
March 14, 2012  

Health-check: On- and off-line

How are your motors feeling?

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability
March 29, 2011  

Green manufacturing: quick energy wins

When you use less energy, the savings will come from reduced kWh consumption and peak demand charges.

News Energy Sustainability
November 30, 2010  

ABB buys Baldor Electric in a $4.2B deal

ABB is firming up its position as a global supplier of industrial motors with the $4.2 billion purchase of the Baldor Electric Co.