What makes motors standard and what could make them special?
Morten Wierod of ABB on IIoT, Motors & Drives & Automation
Motion leader describes upcoming challenges in motors and drives.
Avoid operational problems during installation and startup
How fluid drive, eddy current drive and wound rotor motors work to achieve true variable speed control.
New requirements in 2020 offer opportunities for improving system function.
The Pumps & Systems editorial staff spoke with several industry leaders from Eaton for the 2019 State of the Industry issue. Eaton contributors: Nicole George, product manager, pumping variable...
Select enclosures based on the environment and conditions of the installation.
How new digital technologies enhance reliability.
Failures could increase the chance of an arc flash hazard and require more downtime for repairs.
Ground fault detectors provide economic efficiency by improving operational availability.
Early inspection revealed a winding fault in one municipal utility district.
Drives with embedded pump functions can provide advantages.
This newer technology excels at the high duty cycle, low speed applications that can cause problems with other motors.
Use a systems approach and updated technology for better operation.
Follow these steps to protect your VFDs.
Power quality and grounding are a couple of things to consider for optimal motor and system operation.
Start with NEMA standards, then consider other conditions.
Changing motor performance can impact interconnecting equipment.
It is installed between the motor and the driven equipment.
Learn how to protect employees and equipment.
Extra precautions are needed in combustible environments such as grain handling and processing facilities.
Integrate components to create a robust and reliable system.
The adjustable flow method changes the flow curve and drastically reduces power requirements.
Follow these tips for easy, affordable compliance
Learn how these drives are different from other variable speed equipment.
Several kinds of equipment can help, depending on the system.
These companies work to balance effective manufacturing and customer needs.