One of the most visible elements of industrial safety is the use of lock-out-tag-out (LOTO) devices, familiar to those with experience. But, if you are new to the workforce, a brief introduction may be helpful.
February 16, 2022 by David Peterson
Safety is of utmost importance in the day-to-day operations of any system, especially a system where humans and machines work together. Learn all about Safety Instrumented Systems and what it takes to keep workers safe, and the system running smoothly!
December 28, 2021 by David Peterson
Field oriented control (FOC), also called vector control, can control 3 phase alternating current motors, as well as brushless DC motors; read more to learn its advantages, how it works, and its best applications.
June 24, 2021 by Damond Goodwin
Variable frequency drives (VFDs) can output simulated waveforms of nearly any frequency. However, in order to be truly useful, harmonics and resonance in the system must be avoided and frequency parameters should be put in place.
March 08, 2021 by David Peterson