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Stethoscope ELS14 An Important Part Of The Toolbox At Paper Mill

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Listening to machine sounds in order to identify potential problems is common practice in many industries and Swedish paper mill Stora Enso Fors in southern Dalecarlia has long been frequent users of SPM’s earlier stethoscope.

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Condition Monitoring Training

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SPM Academy trains executives, supervisors, production personnel and maintenance personnel who are involved in different ways in mechanical condition monitoring.

SPM offers some of the world’s most efficient and simplest methods of condition monitoring on rotating machines.

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Coil winding machine features state-of-the-art control systems

cw 2015 1 magWhitelegg Machines has just shipped a machine that will be used to wind body scanner coils for a Korean multinational company. This is the first machine of its type on which Whitelegg has installed state-of-the-art servo-controlled axes and a touchscreen HMI. (Read More)

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Remote laser shaft alignment with ROTALIGN touch

video sept 15ROTALIGN touch is the only cloud-enabled laser shaft alignment tool with
touchscreen and integrated mobile connectivity. This video shows the
remote execution of a shaft alignment task through the PRUFTECHNIK cloud
and the Alignment Reliability Center 4.0 software.

To find out more, please visit: www.what-is-coming-next.com/en

Which of Your Process Motors are Likely to Fail?

wl 4 sept 15 1Some of your process motors could be close to failure with others running inefficiently.
 A motor running hot could be due to the mains power supply, the motor itself, or its load.   Sometimes the problem is not apparent and it is often difficult to find the cause, as many motors are tucked away in hard-to-access areas.

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Precision meets Connectivity

21 aug 15 3Be ready to change the way you align. PRUFTECHNIK presents ROTALIGN touch, the revolutionary new cloud-based laser shaft alignment system with touchscreen and integrated mobile connectivity. But what exactly is going to change?

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Full diagnostic power on your PC

21 aug 15 2OMNITREND stands for thousands of successfully implemented CbM programs within plants all over the world. With OMNITREND Center, PRUFTECHNIK Condition Monitoring now takes the next step and launches a modern, powerful and easy to use software platform.

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PRUFTECHNIK Group: Merger of Alignment Systems and Condition Monitoring business units

17 08 15 7PRUFTECHNIK merges both business units Alignment Systems and Condition Monitoring under the umbrella of PRUFTECHNIK Condition Monitoring GmbH. Managing directors are Dr. Sebastian Busch (CEO) and Dr. Thomas Rohe (COO). PRUFTECHNIK Condition Monitoring GmbH undertakes all PRUFTECHNIK Alignment Systems GmbH rights and obligations as its legal successor.

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Wireless vibration analysis made more comfortable

17 08 15 6PRÜFTECHNIK adds new features to VIBCONNECT RF

A new firmware update elevates PRÜFTECHNIK’s wireless online condition monitoring system VIBCONNECT RF to a higher plane. With its wireless technology, VIBCONNECT RF is the perfect fit for applications, which require the wireless transfer of vibration measurement data over long distances.

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The power of precision laser shaft alignment - PRÜFTECHNIK releases best-in-class new sensor

17 08 15 5Visitors of the Maintain in Munich early June can rejoice.  PRÜFTECHNIK will be showing RS5, the new sensor for its proven measurement system OPTALIGN Smart RS.

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New alignment solution for vertical machines

17 08 15 4Aligning vertical-mounted machines such as pumps no longer demands a great deal of patience and expertise. PRUFTECHNIK has just released vertiSWEEP, a continuous measurement method that eliminates the need to stop the shaft rotation at fixed positions to take the necessary readings.

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