Sags/Swells/Interruptions http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6628/more en Implementing a Standby Generator Maintenance Program for Diesel Engines http://ecmweb.com/ops-amp-maintenance/implementing-standby-generator-maintenance-program-diesel-engines <div class="field-byline"> By David Kovach, Cummins Power Generation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When standby generators fail to start in emergencies, it can cost millions of dollars in lost revenue — and even put lives at risk</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/ops-amp-maintenance/implementing-standby-generator-maintenance-program-diesel-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/ops-amp-maintenance/implementing-standby-generator-maintenance-program-diesel-engines#comments Sags/Swells/Interruptions Ops & Maintenance Wed, 16 Oct 2013 19:51:00 +0000 35891 at http://ecmweb.com Sports Lighting Reliability http://ecmweb.com/sagsswellsinterruptions/sports-lighting-reliability <div class="field-byline"> By Philip F. Keebler, D. Michael Evans, and Nathan A. Reid, KCE Engineering </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dropping the ball, or dropping the lights? 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Its performance can make unprotected electronic equipment useless.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/sagsswellsinterruptions/when-does-poor-power-quality-cause-electronics-failures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/sagsswellsinterruptions/when-does-poor-power-quality-cause-electronics-failures#comments Sags/Swells/Interruptions content Design Power Quality Sat, 01 Nov 2008 16:00:00 +0000 4121 at http://ecmweb.com Inside Voltage Quality Verification http://ecmweb.com/sagsswellsinterruptions/inside-voltage-quality-verification <div class="field-byline"> Jim Gregorec, Ideal Industries </div> <div class="field-deck"> How to prevent equipment damage and sub-par performance brought on by poor voltage quality </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lurking in the shadows of even the most unsuspecting operations from corporate to commercial to industrial facilities is a condition known as poor voltage</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/sagsswellsinterruptions/inside-voltage-quality-verification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/sagsswellsinterruptions/inside-voltage-quality-verification#comments Sags/Swells/Interruptions content Design Power Quality Thu, 01 Mar 2007 17:00:00 +0000 7993 at http://ecmweb.com