Corroded pipelines and leaks lead to new requirements for Esso’s Longford plant
WORKSAFE Victoria has imposed a condition on Esso’s licence to operate its Longford plant, after corroded pipelines caused crude oil or gas to leak.
WEG motor saves energy in paper production
WEG motors provided up to 30 per cent energy savings in operations in a paper making machine installed by Portucel-Soporcel at its industrial complex in Portugal.
Keeping motors running
Diagnosing motor problems before they arise is best done through regular inspections, helping to save money and increase uptime, Annie Dang writes.
Robots: finding a good match
When choosing the right industrial robot, having the right approach can lowers costs of investment and lift production efficiencies, Annie Dang writes.
Automation software to improve forklift safety
Forklifts are dangerous to operate and their potential to cause serious injuries is often underestimated. Automation technology provides a new avenue for forklift safety. Annie Dang writes.