Call For Vendor Presentations at SPIE ThermoSense XVIV (4/4/22 – Orlando, FL)

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS  Guidelines – Scope / General and Specific Topics Presentation and Reception is now in its 18th (eighteen) year and has become very popular. This venue provides an early opportunity for exhibitors to highlight their latest technology and…

CFP: Thermosense: Thermal Infrared Applications XLIV

Call For Papers by 6 October 2021 For SPIE DCS 2022 Symposium   Conference Chair: Arantza Mendioroz, Univ. of the Basque Country (Spain) Conference Co-Chair: Nicolas P. Avdelidis, Cranfield Univ. (United Kingdom) Program Committee: Paolo Bison, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche…

Avoiding Workplace Electrical Accidents

In this increasingly connected world, electricity is vital to the successful operation of every building, whether residential, industrial, or commercial. It’s what helps run our businesses and our society as a whole. Source: IR/INFO.ORG…

Keeping Track of Your Lenses

If you have multiple imaging radiometers of the same make and model, it is imperative to keep your lenses with the imager chassis to which they have been calibrated. Because each lens is individually calibrated to a specific imager, mixing up lenses from different imager bodies can cause serious inaccuracies when measuring temperatures. Source: IR/INFO.ORG…

The Interdependent Elements of Equipment Reliability

Consider the full spectrum of reliability failure modes associated with a complex machine that incorporates thousands of moving parts, all interconnected to serve a final purpose. Source: IR/INFO.ORG…

Heat Stress and Hydration

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. In last week’s Tip, we covered the topic of heat stress, its symptoms, and treatment. This Tip focuses on the importance of hydration as a preventive measure. Source: IR/INFO.ORG…

You’ve Got To Coach Up To Achieve Precision Maintenance

A strategy for coaching and mentoring your mechanical and electrical tradespeople and their supervisors will help achieve excellence in the precision execution of maintenance work on the plant floor. Source: IR/INFO.ORG…

Insuring Equipment In Transit

Shipping infrared equipment is a frequent necessity for thermographers. Taking the time to make certain that equipment is adequately insured can help prevent bigger problems in the event of loss or damage. Source: IR/INFO.ORG…

Listen. Listen. Listen. Actively.

In my many years conducting these perception interviews, I’ve noticed that the greatest frustrations expressed by maintenance clients and stakeholders have been rooted in areas of communication. Source: IR/INFO.ORG…