Test & Measurement http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6624/more en Partial Discharge and Asset Management http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/partial-discharge-and-asset-management <div class="field-byline"> By Thomas Sandri, Shermco Industries, Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For more than 50 years, companies have performed partial discharge (PD) testing on electrical assets as part of ongoing predictive maintenance programs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/partial-discharge-and-asset-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/test-measurement/partial-discharge-and-asset-management#comments Test & Measurement Ops & Maintenance Silver Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:27:00 +0000 47861 at http://ecmweb.com The Language of Heat http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/language-heat <div class="field-byline"> By Tom Zind, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thermal imaging technology that flags possible electrical problems before they fully form and wreak havoc clearly demonstrates that heat generates light. But if light is also defined as the unvarnished truth, that may only be accurate in the purely physical sense. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/language-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/language-heat#comments Test & Measurement Ops & Maintenance Wed, 16 Oct 2013 15:52:00 +0000 36031 at http://ecmweb.com Can You Name That Animal? http://ecmweb.com/ops-amp-maintenance/can-you-name-animal <div class="field-byline"> By EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Infrared imaging equipment can disguise the identity of some pretty cute critters. See if you can name all 10 animals in this photo gallery correctly by posting your comments under each photo.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/ops-amp-maintenance/can-you-name-animal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/ops-amp-maintenance/can-you-name-animal#comments Test & Measurement Galleries Contractor Design Ops & Maintenance Wed, 16 Oct 2013 15:00:00 +0000 36111 at http://ecmweb.com NETA and ARCOM Collaborate on MasterSpec Electrical Testing Requirements http://ecmweb.com/news/neta-and-arcom-collaborate-masterspec-electrical-testing-requirements <div class="node-body article-body">This February, NETA and ARCOM launched a collaboration to incorporate enhanced requirements for electrical testing in The American Institute of Architects (AIA) MasterSpec master guide specification sections</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/news/neta-and-arcom-collaborate-masterspec-electrical-testing-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/news/neta-and-arcom-collaborate-masterspec-electrical-testing-requirements#comments Test & Measurement News Thu, 19 Sep 2013 20:43:00 +0000 34941 at http://ecmweb.com Failures in Outlet Testing Exposed http://ecmweb.com/contractor/failures-outlet-testing-exposed <div class="field-byline"> By Mike Sokol, No~Shock~Zone Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why standard outlet testing methods fail to reveal reverse polarity bootleg ground miswiring situations</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/failures-outlet-testing-exposed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/failures-outlet-testing-exposed#comments Bonding & Grounding Test & Measurement Shock & Electrocution Contractor Mon, 15 Jul 2013 20:43:00 +0000 32601 at http://ecmweb.com Submetering Trends in Commercial Buildings http://ecmweb.com/metering-amp-monitoring/submetering-trends-commercial-buildings <div class="field-byline"> By Tom Zind, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Submetering initiatives advance as buildings draw increased scrutiny over energy usage and efficiency</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/metering-amp-monitoring/submetering-trends-commercial-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/metering-amp-monitoring/submetering-trends-commercial-buildings#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Metering & Monitoring Test & Measurement Mon, 17 Jun 2013 00:02:00 +0000 31621 at http://ecmweb.com The Case of the Secondary School Fault http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/case-secondary-school-fault <div class="field-byline"> By Christopher B. Shiver, P.E., Chris Shiver, P.E. LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Electrical contractor’s failure to verify integrity of cable insulation results in arc flash event, injury, and litigation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/case-secondary-school-fault" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/case-secondary-school-fault#comments Accidents & Investigations Arc Flash Test & Measurement Contractor Safety Tue, 16 Apr 2013 18:29:00 +0000 28891 at http://ecmweb.com Shermco Industries' James R. White Appointed Principal Member of NFPA Code Making Panel 13 http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/shermco-industries-james-r-white-appointed-principal-member-nfpa-code-making-pa <div class="node-body article-body">James R. White, training director for Shermco Industries, has been appointed to be the Principal member of NFPA Code Making Panel 13 of the National Electrical Code </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/shermco-industries-james-r-white-appointed-principal-member-nfpa-code-making-pa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/shermco-industries-james-r-white-appointed-principal-member-nfpa-code-making-pa#comments Fire & Security Test & Measurement Ops & Maintenance Fri, 29 Mar 2013 21:10:00 +0000 28541 at http://ecmweb.com Testing and Troubleshooting Power Distribution Wiring Systems http://ecmweb.com/training/testing-and-troubleshooting-power-distribution-wiring-systems <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Boyd, National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC) </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Online training helps provide essential safety requirements for working with energized power distribution systems</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/training/testing-and-troubleshooting-power-distribution-wiring-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/training/testing-and-troubleshooting-power-distribution-wiring-systems#comments Test & Measurement Training Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:10:00 +0000 27941 at http://ecmweb.com Testing Flood-Damaged Electrical Equipment http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/testing-flood-damaged-electrical-equipment <div class="field-byline"> By Don Genutis, EA Technology </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Proper testing assures long-term reliability of flooded equipment following natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/testing-flood-damaged-electrical-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/test-amp-measurement/testing-flood-damaged-electrical-equipment#comments Test & Measurement Ops & Maintenance Wed, 13 Feb 2013 17:08:00 +0000 26841 at http://ecmweb.com