Causes and control of electrical machine vibration

  This article examines the causes of electrical machine vibration, the effects of vibration, and means taken to mitigate vibration. All rotating machines, no matter how well designed and manufactured, exhibit vibration of some form when operating. Excessive vibration can cause damage to the machine or reduce its lifetime, as well as damage to other […]

The digital factory and its role in the beer brewing industry

  With major changes sweeping the global beer brewing industry, the Oktoberfest provided a good opportunity to see what Industry 4.0 and the Digital Factory offer beer brewing, the food and beverage industry, and to the process industry in general. Beer and the brewing industry are topical because of the possible acquisition by AM InBev […]