Industrial Updates

Industrial Updates
  • VFD Drive Cable—Critical or Overkill?

    This presentation by General Cable explores the design aspects of the VFD drive cable that make it a critical part of a reliable VFD system. 


  • Leviton Industrial and Hazardous Location LED Fixtures

    Industrial LED Lighting from Leviton includes energy efficient, robust, waterproof and hazardous location approved luminaires. 


  • Solution for Variable Frequency Drive Applications: ServiceDrive ASD/VFD Cable System from Service Wire Company

    ServiceDrive®, a solution for ASD/VFD cable applications, is designed to reduce EMI emissions from the cable and provide a low-impedance ground path to reliably contain high-voltage spikes.


  • Graybar Now Selling Festo Industrial Products

    Graybar has recently signed a national distribution agreement with Festo, a leading global manufacturer of pneumatic and electromechanical systems, components and controls for process control and factory automation solutions.


  • 5 Myths of Electrical Design in Hazardous Locations

    When it comes to electrical design in hazardous locations, there are a lot of opinions on the best approach. From explosion-proof to intrinsically safe designs, the choices can be daunting. Join Hoffman and Graybar as we dispel some common misconceptions to help you choose the best solution to reduce cost and complexity and improve speed of deployment. If you are looking to save money and design time on electrical controls panels, this is a must-see presentation.


  • What You Should Know about Grounding and Bonding in Industrial Spaces

    Join Graybar and Panduit to learn the differences between grounding, bonding and earthing to help ensure a safe workplace for your workers and equipment. We also discuss proper grounding techniques according to NEC code and IEEE specs with exothermic and compression connectors.


  • Optimize Your Control Panel: 6 Key Considerations

    Industrial automation systems are undergoing dramatic changes that require businesses to adopt new strategies to fully utilize industrial Ethernet, advanced motor controls and controller architectures to improve efficiencies, increase productivity and drive out costs. Join Panduit to learn best practices for space optimization, network cabling, terminations, noise mitigation, security and safety.


  • The Basics of Machine Safety

    This presentation will cover the basic requirements of machine safety in the United States, including an overview of OSHA standards. We will also discuss the IEC 13849-1 international safety standard and how its driving requirements in the U.S. market.


  • Tips for Workplace Safety: Arc Flash Hazards and Ground Fault Safety

    Arc flash and electrical wiring hazards rank in the top 10 of OSHA’s most-cited violations. This 40-minute webinar will walk you through an analysis of revised requirements for the Arc Flash Risk Assessment (previously Arc Flash Hazard Analysis in 130.5 of NFPA 70E and updates to the June 29 2015 UL 943 changes that will impact every Ground Fault Receptacle available on the market. Keeping your plant personnel and property free from harm is critical. Experts from Eaton’s Bussmann business and Hubbell Wiring Device Kellems will lead the discussion.


  • How To Cut Your Machine Design Time in Half

    Learn about ways to rethink design processes with a single aim: to reduce the complexity of the functions that are not specific to your field of activity and quickly build automation solutions that help you get to market much faster.