Latest Energy Saving Developments in Air-Conditioning that Plant Facility Managers Should Know

As a facility manager in an industrial plant, you play a significant role in the facility's efforts to keep energy costs low. The task is even more critical if the facility is looking to expand floor coverage. Since air-conditioning is a prerequisite of an industrial plant setting, making sure that energy required in running an HVAC system is a fraction of total energy usage is paramount. One way you can achieve energy efficiency objectives is by keeping up-to-date with current developments in the air-conditioning world. [Read More]

Fire Alarm Systems At Work - Beginner's Guide

Although every commercial business premises should be equipped with a fire alarm system, most of the workforce is not actually familiar with how the system functions, what the signals mean and how the system should be maintained. Here's a helpful basic overview of the components of commercial fire alarm systems and the signal types that are employed. Fire alarm system components Your company's fire alarm system will have a main control panel, which you will often find situated near to the security desk or in the facilities department of larger buildings. [Read More]

5 Top Benefits of Fitting Your Home with Double Glazed Windows

When you fit your home with substandard windows, your home becomes susceptible to extreme temperature changes, making indoor conditions unbearable. Double glazed windows are a perfect solution to this problem. Besides enabling maximum light to enter your house, these types of windows protect you from the tough weather conditions outdoors. Two window panes are fitted together, leaving an air or gas gap for insulation purposes. This airtight gap is sometimes filled with argon gas, which is an excellent insulator. [Read More]

Advancement in Industrial Technology

If you are a local manufacturer of industrial machinery products, knowing the latest trends and expectations for the future is important. The knowledge can help you make decisions about how you should run your business and with whom you will be competing. Future Expectations The size of the industrial machinery market is expected to grow by 6% from now until 2023. The reasoning behind this is that the number of people who are rising from poverty is higher, and those in the middle class have more disposable income. [Read More]