Entries by Matt Egan

Moving Towards a Greener Future

With the heatwave sweeping across Europe, climate change and its impacts on our environment are a hot topic of discussion. Also featuring regularly in our news stories are the increasing cost of living; highlighting the tricky balance everyone is trying to find – maintaining economic growth while reducing our consumption of energy and other natural […]

Fault Finding

Faults and breakdowns can cost your company a lot of time, and money. Finding the fault, and being able to repair it quickly and efficiently, is essential to minimising your downtime. Some of the common cause of industrial electrical faults include: Open circuit faults. These types of faults are often easily identified as some part […]

Vibration Monitoring

While all machinery vibrates, monitoring vibration is vital to detecting machine damage in a timely manner to prevent costly break-downs. Unexpected equipment failures can be expensive and potentially catastrophic, resulting in unplanned production downtime, costly replacement of parts and safety and environmental concerns.  Vibration monitoring transmitters and sensors use accelerometers to measure changes in amplitude, […]


A motor is used to convert electrical energy into mechanical energy to power a range of processes from simple functions like powering a fan to industrial operations such as pumps, conveyors or agitators. Motors differ according to their power type (AC or DC) and their method of generating rotation. AC motors are used to drive […]