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Predictive Maintenance Features

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    • Predictive Maintenance
    • (16/05/2022)

    From downtime to uptime: the need for predictive maintenance

    “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” is a catchy phrase, but it’s not a good rule of thumb. Unscheduled downtime and poor asset quality costs manufacturing and process industries an estimated $20 to $60 billion each year. 

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    • Energy Efficiency
    • (10/05/2022)

    Reduce, reuse, recycle and repair

    Electric motors account for up to 40 percent of electricity consumption worldwide and 70 percent of industrial electricity consumption. International regulations, such as the recent EU ecodesign requirements, help ensure that motors operate as sustainably as possible. 

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    • Automation
    • (30/03/2022)

    Obsolescence management — why you should stop procrastinating

    We’re all guilty, every once in a while, of putting off tasks we’re not eager to deal with. In fact, statistics suggest that procrastination is a very common habit, with 25 per cent of the adult population considering it a personality trait. However, when it comes to industrial equipment, there are some things that just cannot be postponed. Here Neil Ballinger, head of EMEA at EU Automation, explains why lifecycle management is one of them.

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    • Predictive Maintenance
    • (23/03/2022)

    Edge computing platforms provide double redundancy and reduce system failover time by 90 per cent

    It’s the vital dual service that virtually all residents of any municipality rely on every day — but that hopefully goes unnoticed: drinking water consumption and wastewater disposal. Water utilities are the foundation of any city or town, but for the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) in the US, the challenge is magnified by that fact that it services some of the nation’s most important buildings, including the White House.

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    • Predictive Maintenance
    • (07/02/2022)

    Predictive maintenance: Avoid unscheduled machine downtime

    Increase plant availability and ensure process conformity with smart plastic solutions from igus.



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