Biz Intelligence

  • Prevent VFD-induced damage in electric motors

    February 1, 2019 by William Schrottky

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: eMotors Direct suggests two methods to avoid bearing failure Electric motors fitted with variable frequency drives (VFD) are at risk of bearing damage due to a build-up of current in the rotor that discharges

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Digital transformation is achievable for all manufacturers

    January 31, 2019 by Dale Kehler

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: A ‘DX’ strategy unlocks real value today and transforms your business for future success Global spending on digital transformation (DX) technologies and services was projected to be $1.1 trillion in 2018, according to International

  • Business Intelligence General Operations Sustainability

    Engineering for efficiency: Keeping the water flowing

    January 7, 2019 by RITTAL

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: How MetroVan performed a critical infrastructure upgrade while meeting environmental and economic obligations. When MetroVancouver wanted to create and install a complex pumping system, including pump drives, to perform efficiently while curtailing rising energy

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    White paper offers roadmap to adopting Industry 4.0

    December 7, 2018 by Bosch Rexroth

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: Bosch Rexroth’s report, ‘A practical roadmap for the implementation of Industry 4.0’, argues that Industry 4.0 is an evolution not a revolution and includes practical suggestions for a three step approach, supporting the steady