Precision Components

Extending the Life of Precision Components in Demanding Applications: Part 1 of 2

Although bearings, gears, rollers, and other precision components are generally made of hardened steel or metal alloys, those utilized in high load applications still...
Motor-Driven

Toward a New Era of Motor-Driven Compressor

Demands for reductions in CO2 emissions from factories continue to rise in response to global warming concerns. Such demands, coupled with the desire to...
Screw Pumps

Benefits of Screw Pumps in Oil-and-Gas Fluid-Handling Applications: Part 2 of 2

As mentioned in part 1 of this series, the solution to the shortcomings of centrifugal pumps can be positive displacement (PD) screw pumps. The...
IR

Benefits of Permanently Installed Automatic Insulation Resistance (IR) Testing: Part 3 of 3

Throughout this series, we have noted the critical need for accurate electrical condition (IR) of the insulation in your equipment and the issues that...
IR testing

Benefits of Permanently Installed Automatic Insulation Resistance (IR) Testing: Part 2 of 3

In part 1 of this series, we noted how it is critical to know the electrical condition (IR) of the insulation in your equipment...
IR Test

Benefits of Permanently Installed Automatic Insulation Resistance (IR) Testing: Part 1 of 3

Since over 80 percent of electrical maintenance testing involves evaluating insulation integrity, Insulation Resistance Testing (IR) is a very important test. This is because...
KVA

Municipal Utility District Reduces Energy Demand Penalties and Implements Condition Based Monitoring Program

Unlike residential consumers, industrial and commercial companies are required to pay for the reactive KVA demand power along with the active KW energy consumed....

Highly Efficient Motor for Peristaltic Pumps

Forty percent of the world’s electricity generated today is used solely to power electric motors. In addition, over 40 percent of such electricity is...

Going Against the Current: Part 2 of 2

As we saw in part 1 of this article last month, today’s electronically-controlled dosing pumps are often overloaded with electronic application options that are...

Going Against the Current

The LDT Dosatron proportional dosing system is used for the dosing of coolant lubricants and its innovative design significantly increases the energy efficiency of...