How to maintain electric equipment in industry. by General Electric Company.

Cover of: How to maintain electric equipment in industry. | General Electric Company.

Published by General electric company in Schenectady, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Electric apparatus and appliances.,
  • Electric machinery -- Maintenance and repair.

Edition Notes

At head of title: GET-1125.

Book details

LC ClassificationsTK453 .G4
The Physical Object
Pagination372 p.
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6455903M
LC Control Number43016625

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Additional Physical Format: How to maintain electric equipment in industry. book version: General Electric Company. How to maintain electric equipment in industry. Schenectady, N.Y., General electric Co., ©   This handbook aims to maximize a company's energy output whilst ensuring the reliability and longevity of industrial electrical equipment.

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The industries are forced to look for different types of maintenance of the electrical equipment rather than usual preventive maintenance being carried out at a fixed interval of time. Over the past twenty years or so, the concept of maintenance has been assuming different dimensions and changing a lot, perhaps more so than any other management discipline.

Apply the edition of NFPA 70B along with NFPA 70E® to maintain electrical systems correctly and safeguard your personnel, your facility, and your business.

Electrical systems maintenance helps protect workers, avoid equipment downtime, and reduce the cost of repairs. Step 1: Record the number of electrical breakdowns and their impact over the past years.

Quantify the amount of money spent on correcting electrical faults through on-demand maintenance. Step 2: Contact the electrical equipment manufacturer and request a service plan customized to the nature of the business.

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His well-written and informative reference books are a must for power plant and heavy industry s: A simple and efficient way to keep record of your equipment and the frequency of your maintenance is by keeping an up to date card system or a log book to keep track.

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- ) While it is appreciated that breakdown of plant may result in costly interruption of normal building operation, it must also be borne in mind that stopping plant for maintenance can also cause a loss in production.

To make sure that your electric tools are ready to go when you are, keep them clean and free of dust. The housing intake on your electric tools and the exhaust are especially important areas to keep clean.

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Scope. This recommended practice applies to preventive maintenance for electrical, electronic, and communication systems and equipment and is not intended to duplicate or supersede instructions that manufacturers normally provide. Systems and equipment covered are typical of those installed in industrial plants, institutional and commercial buildings, and large multifamily.

Wiring and Connection Maintenance • Clean conductors, terminals, and connectors of all corrosion. • Tighten terminals and connectors including breaker, transformer, and contactor connectors.

• Check the equipment grounding system including conduit end bushing connections, bonds, equipment grounding conductors, enclosure grounding connections, and pole grounding connections.

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The owner of the electrical equipment is responsible for the documentation, installation and maintenance of the labels. Commonly Asked Questions Q: What if my job task is not listed in table (C)(15)(a) and (C)(15)(b) of NFPA 70E electrical safety standard.

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