Tech Tip Tuesday – Why do motors fail?

Neglect/ abuse Dirt Bad lubrication Poor maintenance practices Power quality problems Misapplication Undersized motors Improper selection Coupling, belts, shimming Severe Environment Hot temperatures High altitudes High Humidity Airborne contaminants/ corrosive environment Normal Wear and Tear Normal operation stresses Insulation failure … Read More

Tech Tip Tuesday – Getting the most from an Energy Assessment

First, define the scope. This depends on why you need an energy assessment. Meeting a legal or regulatory requirement Identifying cost-saving opportunities Informing future analytical work Making a go/no-go decision Hudson’s Global Energy Services staff are EXPERTS in conducting energy … Read More