condition monitoring


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condition monitoring

The measurement of various parameters (such as vibration, bearing temperature, oil pressure, and performance) related to the mechanical condition of machinery; this information is used to predict whether a breakdown is apt occur in the very near future.
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Tan Delta Systems is the global leader in oil condition monitoring technologies and systems that reduce equipment operating costs.
Although most companies have an in-house maintenance department responsible for the condition monitoring of plant and equipment, many require external help from an expert when it comes to analysing vibration data obtained from CM equipment, particularly for process-critical plant and machines.
Note: The report only considers revenues generated from machine condition monitoring systems used in/for plant equipment and machinery.
Machine condition monitoring is the most preferred predictive maintenance tool in various industries, as through various condition monitoring methods, a monitoring professional can detect, predict, and prevent a wide array of machine and equipment failure.
Under this deal, financial details of which were not available, TCM will be using a customised version of SKF's hand-held Marine Condition Monitoring Kit to monitor critical auxiliary machinery such as cargo pumps, engine room fans, compressors and electric engines.
These types of belt conveyors come in various configurations, but all share certain characteristics that make them suitable for condition monitoring.
Improved computing capabilities have allowed the creation of new decentralized, distributed condition monitoring and protection solutions closer to the skid.
Lubrication engineers also collect critical equipment data for AVT, whose condition monitoring consultants are then able to complete their analysis remotely--a unique service providing a further cost saving for Dairy Crest--and make continuous improvement recommendations to the customer's maintenance management team.
The company, which specialises in the management of maintenance systems for oil and gas producing assets, has been awarded contracts to deliver further condition monitoring support to CNR, Wood Group PSN and Hess over the next three years.
Oil condition monitoring helps to identify the risk of potential damage to our clients' expensive machinery.
27 September 2012 a[euro]" US performance improvement specialist GP Strategies Corp (NYSE:GPX) said that it had acquired operating assets of Danish vibration condition monitoring solutions provider Rovsing Dynamics A/S.