Ops & Maintenance http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en National Electrical Safety Code Continues to Be Refined http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/national-electrical-safety-code-continues-be-refined <div class="node-body article-body">Refinement of the National Electrical Safety Code® never stops</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/national-electrical-safety-code-continues-be-refined" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/national-electrical-safety-code-continues-be-refined#comments Around the Circuit Ops & Maintenance Fri, 22 May 2015 20:03:00 +0000 118461 at http://ecmweb.com What If You Can’t Shut the Power Off, Part 2 http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/what-if-you-can-t-shut-power-part-2 <div class="node-body article-body">In Part 1, we acknowledged you can’t always isolate equipment from its energy sources to work on it. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/what-if-you-can-t-shut-power-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/what-if-you-can-t-shut-power-part-2#comments Test & Measurement mro-insider Silver Mon, 18 May 2015 19:08:00 +0000 117861 at http://ecmweb.com ivansmuk/iStock/Thinkstock A New Approach to Electrical Safety http://ecmweb.com/safety/new-approach-electrical-safety <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Organizations forced to send workers into the teeth of energized electrical equipment face a generally toothier set of rules for ensuring their safety heading into 2015.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/safety/new-approach-electrical-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/safety/new-approach-electrical-safety#comments Contractor Ops & Maintenance Safety Silver Mon, 18 May 2015 15:34:00 +0000 117521 at http://ecmweb.com Arc Flash Clothing Labeling Requirements http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/arc-flash-clothing-labeling-requirements <div class="node-body article-body">In the late ’70s to early ’80s, the first arc flash suits began to appear on the market (Photo 1), most of which were made from double-layer 6 oz/yd2 meta-aramid and featured polycarbonate (plastic) windows for the face shield.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/arc-flash-clothing-labeling-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/arc-flash-clothing-labeling-requirements#comments Arc Flash Contractor Ops & Maintenance Silver Mon, 18 May 2015 14:05:00 +0000 117471 at http://ecmweb.com Tip of the Week: Properly Allocate Your Motor Maintenance Resources http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-properly-allocate-your-motor-maintenance-resources <div class="node-body article-body">Keep track of failure causes and which have the greatest dollar impact.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-properly-allocate-your-motor-maintenance-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-properly-allocate-your-motor-maintenance-resources#comments Electrical Testing Motors Mon, 18 May 2015 12:00:00 +0000 117691 at http://ecmweb.com The ABCs of Bearing Inspection http://ecmweb.com/motors/abcs-bearing-inspection <div class="node-body article-body">Many of you have good in-house predictive maintenance departments, and others outsource that work to others. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/motors/abcs-bearing-inspection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/motors/abcs-bearing-inspection#comments Motors Mon, 04 May 2015 16:02:00 +0000 116091 at http://ecmweb.com Tip of the Week: NFPA 70E Requirements Do Apply to You http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-nfpa-70e-requirements-do-apply-you <div class="node-body article-body">Both OSHA and the courts put a heavy weight on following industry standards</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-nfpa-70e-requirements-do-apply-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/tip-week-nfpa-70e-requirements-do-apply-you#comments Electrical Testing Ops & Maintenance Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:00:00 +0000 115231 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Troubleshooting Quiz - April 21, 2015 http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/electrical-troubleshooting-quiz-april-21-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">A major process area in the plant has been experiencing phantom problems. Tanks that appear nearly empty on the control console suddenly show full. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/electrical-troubleshooting-quiz-april-21-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/electrical-troubleshooting-quiz-april-21-2015#comments Test & Measurement mro-insider Silver Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:23:00 +0000 114771 at http://ecmweb.com Guru3Ds/iStock/Thinkstock Are You Sure You Have No Energy? http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/are-you-sure-you-have-no-energy <div class="node-body article-body">Is the equipment you’re about to work on really de-energized? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/are-you-sure-you-have-no-energy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/ops-maintenance/are-you-sure-you-have-no-energy#comments mro-insider Ops & Maintenance Silver Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:33:00 +0000 114791 at http://ecmweb.com tolokonov/iStock/Thinkstock Fixing Noncritical Equipment http://ecmweb.com/motors/fixing-noncritical-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">Sometimes with non-critical equipment, there’s a mindset that the repairs can be done to a lower standard. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/motors/fixing-noncritical-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/motors/fixing-noncritical-equipment#comments Motors mro-insider Silver Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:30:00 +0000 114781 at http://ecmweb.com