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Troubleshooting Techniques for AC Induction Motors

By Jonathan Susser | July 14, 2020

Three-phase alternating current (AC) induction motors don’t last forever, and over time, they tend to experience common problems. Understanding the operating parameters and forces acting against a motor, conducting tests and making observations based on those parameters, and removing system[…]

Practical Solutions to Industrial Power Quality Issues

By Jonathan Susser | June 9, 2020

Power delivery is changing. New technologies, devices and loads are coming online, and utilities cannot always guarantee flawless electricity distribution to industrial facilities. This combination can lead to power quality issues — stemming from both sides of the electric meter[…]

Advanced Energy’s EASA Allied Membership

By Jonathan Susser | May 19, 2020

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association Inc. (EASA) is the leading international trade organization in electrical and mechanical equipment sales, service and repairs for motors, pumps, generators, drives and more. Each year, EASA’s international convention brings together service centers with motor and[…]

Life as an Advanced Energy Motors and Drives Co-op

By Jonathan Susser | May 7, 2020

This article was written by Charlie Phillips and Jacob Burleson, two co-ops in Advanced Energy’s motors and drives lab. As a college student, getting experience in the workforce can be a deciding factor in landing a job after graduating. Fortunately[…]