This book focuses on the use of various
predictive or condition-based maintenance tools and methods intended to
highlight the loss of electrical energy in industry. Both practitioners and
non-practitioners interested in internal cost reduction strategies, as well as
energy managers and maintenance practitioners looking for new ways to save
costs without large capital outlay will find this book an essential reference.
The author has broad experience as a consultant to industry and is an editor
for Plant Engineering magazine.
Offers easy-to-read, practical guidelines on
how to reduce energy costs by improving the maintenance process. Examines how
ineffective maintenance practices adversely affect energy consumption.
Suggests practical strategies and solutions to use in overcoming
inefficiencies. Calculates energy savings supported with actual case studies
in each section.
Lubrication. Compressed Air Systems.
Electrical Connectivity. Mechanical Drive Transmission Systems. Waste Heat and
Cooling Recovery. Housekeeping. P.M. Practices. Index of Figures. Glossary of
Terms. Index. Suggested Reading.