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Control
Automation
04/07/2019 Smart moves Intelligent drives have evolved beyond simply providing high performance ... » Read More


03/06/2019 Doing the dirty Recent research has suggested that more than four in five Brits want ... » Read More

ABB aquaculture project - 31/05/2019
Boulting resource hub launch - 02/05/2019
TÜV: IoT cellular test service - 12/04/2019
ABB launches VSD hire fleet - 22/03/2019
BCAS compressed air guide - 14/03/2019

Drives
and Motors
30/04/2018 Energy-efficiency expectations Using a digital twin can help manage energy efficiency across sectors, as ... » Read More


23/02/2015 Premium efficiency Since 1 January 2015, IE3 premium-efficiency motors have been compulsory ... » Read More

Rotamec buys Pontypool firm - 28/03/2019
ABB launches VSD hire fleet - 22/03/2019
Schaeffler makes acquisition - 12/12/2018
ABB doubles centre size - 02/11/2018
Volvo tests electric quarrying - 30/08/2018

Energy and Environment
08/05/2019 Comment: Give and take Over the years covering industry, I’ve written a lot about nature and the ... » Read More


08/05/2019 Tapping into nature A Queen’s Quay regeneration project in Clydebank is set to be the site of ... » Read More

Axil supporting Whirlpool - 17/06/2019
Research centre expands - 11/06/2019
Raising awareness of arc flash - 06/06/2019
Ørsted gas products - 28/05/2019
MAN plants cut CO2 emissions - 24/05/2019

Facilities
Management Services
08/05/2019 A clean start A spotless, well-maintained HVAC system not only reduces overheads, but ... » Read More


05/02/2019 Raising the game Many commercial and industrial processes present widely variable or even ... » Read More

Raising awareness of arc flash - 06/06/2019
MAN plants cut CO2 emissions - 24/05/2019
Boiler house transformation - 22/05/2019
Manus award winners named - 18/04/2019
Radius acquires Plant-i - 17/04/2019

Health and
Safety
03/06/2019 Heart of the workhorse Forklift trucks that run on electricity are common throughout industry. ... » Read More


08/05/2019 Safety drive Industry bodies are pushing ‘best practice’ to improve health and safety ... » Read More

Raising awareness of arc flash - 06/06/2019
National testing standards - 14/05/2019
RoSPA awards for Amey - 10/05/2019
Filtermist improves LEV offer - 01/05/2019
JCB for waste firm - 30/04/2019

Legislation and Compliance
08/05/2019 Safety drive Industry bodies are pushing ‘best practice’ to improve health and safety ... » Read More


07/03/2019 Dust busting Exposure to dust and other particles can result in breathing and lung ... » Read More

EEF launches approved course - 07/03/2018
Thorough Examination limits - 10/05/2017
ATEX lift trucks - 23/03/2017
Post Brexit staffing concerns - 07/03/2017
ATEX control panels - 02/02/2017

Maintenance Repair and Operations
04/07/2019 Spare the headache Operators and maintenance engineers will have a variety of tools, stock ... » Read More


04/07/2019 Another way Ramsoft’s approach to a critical spares review » Read More

ABB software support - 11/07/2019
New hub for parts supplier - 10/07/2019
SOE Symposium information - 05/07/2019
Bearing help for Tokyo 2020 - 27/06/2019
Motor monitoring for EDF - 26/06/2019

Plant
Equipment
04/07/2019 Smart moves Intelligent drives have evolved beyond simply providing high performance ... » Read More


03/06/2019 Inside job Manually-operated inspection vehicles are used to inspect pipelines and ... » Read More

Fullwood & Festo collaborate - 12/07/2019
Veolia helps Dwr Cymru - 08/07/2019
New boilers for golf resort - 05/07/2019
Chopper pumps for dry dock - 04/07/2019
Paint centre robot solution - 03/07/2019

Plant
Practice
04/07/2019 Outrunning obsolescence Machinery from any era can be kept operational, given enough time and ... » Read More


04/07/2019 HIPP, HIPP, Hooray! High integrity pressure protection systems (HIPPS) have become ... » Read More

New hub for parts supplier - 10/07/2019
Chopper pumps for dry dock - 04/07/2019
Bearing help for Tokyo 2020 - 27/06/2019
Hitting new heights - 20/06/2019
Axil supporting Whirlpool - 17/06/2019

Test and Measurement
03/06/2019 Doing the dirty Recent research has suggested that more than four in five Brits want ... » Read More


08/05/2019 Comment: Give and take Over the years covering industry, I’ve written a lot about nature and the ... » Read More

Research centre expands - 11/06/2019
Eriks flow control engineering - 07/06/2019
ABB aquaculture project - 31/05/2019
SEEPEX for Thames Water - 29/04/2019
‘Concreteberg’ found in sewer - 18/04/2019

Training
Skills
04/07/2019 Comment: Speak up The Chernobyl disaster of 1986 seems to have hit the headlines again in ... » Read More


04/07/2019 HIPP, HIPP, Hooray! High integrity pressure protection systems (HIPPS) have become ... » Read More

New staff member at OE - 08/07/2019
Siemens uni curriculum - 28/06/2019
Bearing help for Tokyo 2020 - 27/06/2019
Maintec speakers named - 25/06/2019
Pilot schemes launched - 24/06/2019

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