Showing posts from March, 2013

Spark Detection and Extinguishing System Opperation

Spark Extinguishing System  - Preventive Fire and Explosion Protection 

Fundamentals of how Spark Detection Systems function.

Combustible Dust Safety and Regulation

This webinar was recorded in February 2013, by Cabinet Maker + FDM and our friend Jamie Scott at Air Handling Systems where he discusses the latest developments in the OSHA Combustible Dust Rule making process, as well as the various engineering controls such as Spark Detection, and administrative controls required. this webinar was presented by Cabinet Maker+FDM, The Center for Woodworking Innovation, and Sponsored by GreCon Spark Detection and Extinguishing Systems.

Combustible dust and regulation safety - webinar.pdf

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And here is a link to the PDF PowerPoint:

Downtime Costs

An excellent source for figuring downtime costs from our friend Marty Scudder, Sales Manager at NAB Automation, and a recent article in Maintenance World, by William C. Worsham.
What Does Downtime Cost Your Company?by Marty Scudder12. December 2012 10:15

Most managers don't fully understand the impact that downtime has on their companies and its' bottom line.  Downtime is something that many managers have become accustomed to, but do little to prevent.  It's something that is looked upon as "just part of the job" and many feel they can't do much to reduce the amount of downtime within their facilities.  However, with the proper equipment and a solid preventive maintenance (PM) plan, all facilities will operate longer, run leaner, and produce more than those who neglect to introduce a PM plan.

NAB Automation's, Eagle Eye Hazard Monitoring System (HMS) was developed to reduce downtime due to equipment failures and malfunctions.  With the use of ou…

NAB Automation, Inc. - Eagle Eye System Demo Videos

NAB Automation, Inc. - Eagle Eye System Demo Videos

Video of the NAB Automation - Eagle Eye Hazard Monitoring System.

Used for Hazard Monitoring, Data Collection, and Run Time Monitoring for Preventative Maintenance in the Process Industries.

Typical used for Hazard Monitoring and Preventative Maintenance of bearing run time, speed and temperature, belt conveyor alignment, plug-up. Also used for data collection of other processes, utilizing many various types of detectors, sensors and monitors.

System Applications Include, but are not limited to:Bearing Temperature Monitoring  Equipment & Machinery Temperature Monitoring  Equipment Speed Monitoring Conveyor Speed and Alignment DetectionWater Quality Monitoring and ControlEnvironmental Quality MonitoringEquipment Run-Time Monitoring and Logging

Spark Detection and Extinguishing Simply Explained - GreCon Fire and Explosion Protection