Entries by Matt Egan

Biomass Boilers

Biomass boilers are heating systems that use organic materials, such as wood pellets, wood chips, or agricultural waste, to generate heat for buildings or industrial processes. These boilers operate similarly to conventional boilers, but instead of burning fossil fuels like oil or gas, they burn biomass materials. Biomass boilers are an environmentally friendly option because […]

Motor Control Centres

Motor Control Centres are the nerve centre of industrial automation and electrical distribution systems ensuring seamless operation of machinery and equipment in industrial and commercial environments. A Motor Control Centre (MCC) is an assembly of one or more enclosed sections each containing components such as circuit breakers, contactors, overload relays and other components that help […]

Halloween Riddles

Q: How do you fix a broken Jack-o-lantern? A: With a pumpkin patch Q: Why didn’t have the mummy have any friends? A: He was too wrapped up in himself. Q: What do you get if you cross a snowman with a witch? A: A cold spell.

Circuit Breakers and the Importance of Testing

Circuit breakers are automatically operated electrical switches designed to protect an electrical circuit from damage caused by excess current from an overload or short circuit.   The basic function of a circuit breaker is to interrupt the current flow when a fault is detected. Unlike a fuse, which operates once and then must be replaced, […]