Employee qualifications programs ensure personnel are properly prepared to fill new positions and training keeps new hires and experienced personnel up-to-date on equipment usage and industry best practices.

January 21, 2021
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Upgrading your Plant: Is Vendor Training Enough?

As reported in the revealing and comprehensive 2017 maintenance survey, “Help wanted: More training, equipment upgrades,” published by Plant Engineering[1], equipment upgrades and more maintenance training […]
October 30, 2020
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BES Stability: Impacts of Increased Solar and Wind Generation

As solar and wind generation sources increase their penetration into the bulk electric system (BES), the overall reliability of the BES may be impacted.  One aspect […]
August 7, 2020
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Fidelity: Low vs. High Fidelity Graphics

Graphic software, style, and usage have changed over the past few decades.  It is important that facilities adapt and continually update graphics to enhance learning and […]
June 12, 2020
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Online: Meeting Your Training Needs

Your staff may require training, perhaps to meet an annual certification requirement. But, what do you when it isn’t possible to gather everyone in a classroom? Luckily, […]
March 2, 2020
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Up in flames: Is a fire at your facility imminent?

An industrial fire.  Our regularly scheduled program halts due to massive pillars of smoke, red lights and sirens, and massive explosions.  While they aren’t that common, […]
January 9, 2020
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Ash Ponds: Supplanting and Upgrading

Why do Ash Ponds need to be retired? There is a nationwide push for the retirement of ash ponds. Since the need for ash storage remains, […]
December 23, 2019
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Computer-Based Training has the Power

Computer-Based Training has the power to close knowledge gaps and expedite training at your facility. One surefire way of running manufacturing plants safely, effectively, and efficiently […]
September 30, 2019
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Is Inadequate Training Costing you Money?

Ask anyone in management what their biggest challenges are, and you’ll likely hear the same few answers:   “Equipment downtime and maintenance costs” ”The cost of […]