Strong Remodeling Spending to Slow Pace Heading Into 2015

Growth in home improvement activity is expected to peak during the second half of 2014 and then begin to ease heading into next year. Content Classification: ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Emerson Network Power's New ASCO® Power Quality Analytics Increases Reliability, Efficiency and Facilitates Compliance

Emerson Network Power debuts new ASCO® Power Quality Analytics for Critical Power Management Systems (CPMS) that measurably increases on-site power reliability and efficiency, and facilitates regulatory compliance. ...read more From: Emerson - Liebert    

Receptacle Outlet for Peninsular Countertops

By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant Receptacle outlets for countertop spaces shall be installed in accordance with 210.52(C)(1) through (C)(5). <a target=_blank ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Eight-channel thermocouple conditioner

The Sensor Connection has expanded its line of measurement and control instrumentation with the addition of the model TCA-MS-K-8-A4. This 8 Channel Type K Thermocouple Amplifier Module converts the low output voltage signal from 8 Type K thermocouple probes to 8 independent linearized 0 to 5 Vdc output voltages. This ...read more From: Plant Engineering    

Computer gateways

ProSoft Technology's PLX30 gateways feature two independent ports that let each protocol reside on a separate subnet, allowing users to pass information between subnets without changing the end device's IP address. The new gateways support EtherNet/IP to Modbus TCP/IP, EtherNet/IP to Siemens Industrial Ethernet, and Modbus TCP/IP to Siemens Industrial ...read more From: Plant Engineering    

Strong Remodeling Spending to Slow Pace Heading Into 2015

July 25th, 2014 by

Growth in home improvement activity is expected to peak during the second half of 2014 and then begin to ease heading into next year. Content Classification: ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Emerson Network Power's New ASCO® Power Quality Analytics Increases Reliability, Efficiency and Facilitates Compliance

July 25th, 2014 by

Emerson Network Power debuts new ASCO® Power Quality Analytics for Critical Power Management Systems (CPMS) that measurably increases on-site power reliability and efficiency, and facilitates regulatory compliance. ...read more From: Emerson - Liebert    

Receptacle Outlet for Peninsular Countertops

July 25th, 2014 by

By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant Receptacle outlets for countertop spaces shall be installed in accordance with 210.52(C)(1) through (C)(5). <a target=_blank ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Eight-channel thermocouple conditioner

July 25th, 2014 by

The Sensor Connection has expanded its line of measurement and control instrumentation with the addition of the model TCA-MS-K-8-A4. This 8 Channel Type K Thermocouple Amplifier Module converts the low output voltage signal from 8 Type K thermocouple probes to 8 independent linearized 0 to 5 Vdc output voltages Read More...

Computer gateways

July 25th, 2014 by

ProSoft Technology's PLX30 gateways feature two independent ports that let each protocol reside on a separate subnet, allowing users to pass information between subnets without changing the end device's IP address. The new gateways support EtherNet/IP to Modbus TCP/IP, EtherNet/IP to Siemens Industrial Ethernet, and Modbus TCP/IP to Siemens Industrial Read More...

Plant Engineering 2014 Workforce Development Study: 6 key findings

July 25th, 2014 by

In June 2014, more than 200 plant engineers and managers within the Plant Engineering audience responded to the 2014 Workforce Development study. The study asked key questions on the causes and effects of the lack of a skilled workforce in the U.S., what ...read more From: Plant Engineering    

Cummins Named to Gartner's Supply Chain Top 25 for Third Consecutive Year

July 24th, 2014 by

COLUMBUS, IN -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/14 -- For the third consecutive year, Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) was one of only two industrials recognized by Gartner as a top 25 supply chain company in its annual survey. The survey was released by Gartner during their recent Supply Chain Executive Conference Read More...

Report: Growth of unorganized players is mayor challenge for organized players in the global UPS market

July 24th, 2014 by

Despite witnessing decline in 2009, the UPS market has rebounded, globally, over the last four years, states a newly released report by TechSci Research („Global UPS Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019“) Widening energy demand-supply gap, particularly in the APAC region, growing SMB IT spending, and growth in the number Read More...

What’s Wrong Here? Hint: Two Connectors Are Better Than One

July 23rd, 2014 by

By Russ LeBlanc, NEC Consultant How well do you know the Code? Think you can spot violations the original ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine     

Code Q&A: Grounding Requirements for Multiple Services

July 23rd, 2014 by

By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant Q. When a building has more than one service (as allowed by Sec. 230.2), ...read more From: Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) Magazine