Go Lean and Green: Align The Machine

April 16, 2010

February 2010 · Maintenance Technology Magazine Going green is not something to be taken lightly. Not only is our livelihood at risk, our very lives may depend on how well we meet the challenges of living green. To cover all the benefits of going green would require multiple, book-length documents; therefore, we will limit this discussion […]

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Are Your Vertical Pumps Throwing Money Down the Drain?

April 16, 2010

February 2010 · Pumps & Systems Magazine Vertical pumps are designed to be “self-aligning” due to the rabbet fit between pump and driver, thus eliminating the need for precision shaft alignment. Notwithstanding these advantages, this article will focus on the need for alignment of vertical pumps. Read Are Your Vertical Pumps Throwing Money Down the Drain?.

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Training and Certification|Converting training costs into value on the plant floor

April 16, 2010
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March 2010 · Plant Services Magazine During these tough times, industries attempt to cut all costs deemed not absolutely necessary for the day-to-day operation of the plant. Many times training budgets are among the first costs to be curtailed. This usually happens because the true value of training may not be fully understood, and training […]

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Train well for long-term benefits

April 16, 2010

April 2010 · Energy-Tech Magazine The importance of training is often given short shrift in industry, when it is in fact a vitally important profit center for the business. A well-trained employee gets the job done better, faster and cares more. An employee that has been well trained appreciates the fact that the company cares […]

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