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Control
Automation
19/01/2022 VFD and servo drives One issue that often arises when designing closed-loop applications is the ... » Read More


16/12/2021 Motor testing Regular motor checks and inspections form a fundamental part of predictive ... » Read More

Saudi Aramco process data deal - 07/01/2022
Process+turbomachinery control - 08/12/2021
Mitsubishi: CNC robot programs - 30/11/2021
Parker process valve - 11/11/2021
New panel meter from Red Lion - 05/11/2021

Drives
and Motors
19/01/2022 VFD and servo drives One issue that often arises when designing closed-loop applications is the ... » Read More


16/12/2021 Motor testing Regular motor checks and inspections form a fundamental part of predictive ... » Read More

Guide to Ecodesign regulations - 11/08/2021
Houghton carries out on-site m - 04/08/2021
Building a new bread oven - 30/07/2021
Rotamec acquires Covelec - 29/07/2021
Hybrid-powered daughter craft - 20/07/2021

Energy and Environment
19/01/2022 Concrete goes green Health risks from acid rain, sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and nitric ... » Read More


11/11/2021 Building energy ratings The government is proposing a new scheme to log energy consumption and ... » Read More

Slicker Recycling of batteries - 13/12/2021
Vodafone & self-powered masts - 26/11/2021
Nuclear site safety report - 23/11/2021
Rolls-Royce wins SMR funding - 15/11/2021
Paper mill heat for greenhouse - 27/10/2021

Facilities
Management Services
19/01/2022 Explosive atmospheres - intro Many different industrial environments can contain explosive atmospheres ... » Read More


19/01/2022 Training: practical to virtual While many engineering courses are available online, how well, poorly or ... » Read More

Factory HVAC emissions issue - 17/11/2021
Backstop clutch for mine - 08/11/2021
Protec bought by Bosch - 03/11/2021
Pneumatic conveyor uses pipe - 29/10/2021
Zurich: eng. surveyor course - 19/10/2021

Health and
Safety
19/01/2022 Explosive atmospheres - intro Many different industrial environments can contain explosive atmospheres ... » Read More


18/11/2021 Missed opportunity? Data not only has a role to play in driving automation and improving ... » Read More

Socotec tests asbestos alarm - 17/12/2021
AMETEK acquires Alphasense - 15/12/2021
Bulk box and bin filler - 08/12/2021
Getac expands Ex-proof tablets - 01/12/2021
Sign blindness report - 05/11/2021

Legislation and Compliance
19/01/2022 Explosive atmospheres - intro Many different industrial environments can contain explosive atmospheres ... » Read More


19/01/2022 Training: practical to virtual While many engineering courses are available online, how well, poorly or ... » Read More

ALARP guide for engineers - 10/11/2021
New HSE dust campaign - 29/09/2021
TÜV SÜD's machinery UKCA audit - 21/05/2021
Chemical plant fined for leak - 17/05/2021
SOCOTEC uses QR for compliance - 10/05/2021

Maintenance Repair and Operations
19/01/2022 Profile: coming in to land Kelly Cole started her engineering career as an apprentice technician at ... » Read More


19/01/2022 Rise of the plug-and-play CM ‘Plug and play’ condition monitoring offerings over the past year claim to ... » Read More

SamsonVT's maintenance R&D gig - 13/01/2022
Schaeffler bearing housings - 13/01/2022
SICK launches Monitoring Box - 12/01/2022
Bishopdale buys Vapor-Tek - 12/01/2022
Thermal imaging for descaling - 11/01/2022

Plant
Equipment
19/01/2022 Diesel alternatives Plant operators are moving away from conventional diesel-powered equipment ... » Read More


19/01/2022 Profile: coming in to land Kelly Cole started her engineering career as an apprentice technician at ... » Read More

Bosch-VW battery factory deal - 20/01/2022
Parker accumulator blocks - 19/01/2022
Schaeffler's OPTIME lubricator - 19/01/2022
Stromag brakes ready for HPC - 14/01/2022
Kempston takes on Bürkert kit - 14/01/2022

Plant
Practice
19/01/2022 HS2: full steam ahead Just over a year since construction began on Phase One of HS2, how far has ... » Read More


19/01/2022 Concrete goes green Health risks from acid rain, sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and nitric ... » Read More

HS2 train suppliers named - 11/01/2022
Mechan supplies e-shunter - 07/01/2022
Amey celebrates Metrolink wins - 16/12/2021
E-container ship begins tests - 10/12/2021
Specialist trains fix railway - 07/12/2021

Test and Measurement
19/01/2022 Concrete goes green Health risks from acid rain, sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and nitric ... » Read More


19/01/2022 Rise of the plug-and-play CM ‘Plug and play’ condition monitoring offerings over the past year claim to ... » Read More

Saudi Aramco process data deal - 07/01/2022
Sensor optimises yoghurt line - 07/01/2022
Veolia's wastewater COVID test - 04/01/2022
AMETEK acquires Alphasense - 15/12/2021
E-container ship begins tests - 10/12/2021

Training
Skills
19/01/2022 Safety leaders The Sir Moir Lockhead safety award recognises leaders in operational ... » Read More


19/01/2022 Turning the apprentice ship In the quest to breathe new life – and success – into apprenticeships ... » Read More

ALARP guide for engineers - 10/11/2021
Sign blindness report - 05/11/2021
Zurich: eng. surveyor course - 19/10/2021
MTC apprentices shortlisted - 06/10/2021
Compressed air apprenticeship - 15/09/2021

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