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There were about 3.7 million deaths from outdoor air pollution in 2012. Coal particulates pollution alone is estimated to shorten approximately 1,000,000 lives annually worldwide, including nearly 24,000 lives a year in the United States. Reducing the energy wasted in buildings will literally save and improve the quality of millions of lives.
The energy systems were the responsibility of the custodians; the same people who swept the floors at night. The poorly trained operator was wasting more of the owner’s money every year than it would have cost to hire one with the required education, skills and experience.
Some compressor control is like putting the pedal-to-the-metal and using the brake to control the speed!
We didn't do Energy Audits of any of the buildings.The first step was to install a permanent energy monitoring system which provided much more comprehensive and accurate data than the estimated data from an Energy Audit. We focused on producing actual savings as quickly as possible.
Keysight Technologies has donated an MSOX4154A oscilloscope to each of the universities supporting the company’s student internship program.
More than 60 middle and high school students, teachers and parents from all over the greater area of Chicago participated in interactive activities, plant tours and informational sessions to learn more about careers in manufacturing.
The pilot program is designed to provide accelerated, hands-on career training for veterans and next-generation engineers to prepare them to immediately enter the workforce of the growing advanced manufacturing industry.
This year's SMRP conference promises to be a great event.
CNA presented a check for $15,000 to Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs (NBT) in support of its summer manufacturing camps.
Greenlee announces that electrical training centers nationwide have begun receiving new program materials and equipment, as part of its partnership with the National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee.