Posts Tagged ‘online condition monitoring’

Early Detection of Impending Pump Failures

Posted in Asset Management, Reliability on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015. 6 comments so far
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Even non-critical pumps in your process can cause spills, vapor clouds, fires and worse. Most of these failure incidents provide warning well in time to solve the problem—if feedback mechanisms are in place for your operators and maintenance personnel. In tce, the online magazine of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, Emerson’s Cranford Johnstone authored an […]

Condition Monitoring of Critical Mining Conveyors

Posted in Metals, Mining, Minerals on Monday, November 25th, 2013. 2 comments so far
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In the equipment-intensive mining industry, monitoring the health of conveyors is critical to overall productivity, as Emerson’s Douglas Morris highlights in today’s post. In mining, there are two ways to move material from the pit to the processing plant: trucks or long haul conveyors. As mines are constructed in more remote locations, there is a […]