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It being the end of the school year, a whole class of college graduates are looking for and taking new jobs. It’s an exciting time in an engineer’s career, the first real opportunity to put hard-won skills and education to good use. But the transition from college student to employee might not be an easy… Read more »

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The option of facility design upgrades and replacements through the retrofitting process is a time and budget conscious alternative. Retrofit solutions are available for gas turbines used to generate power as well as gas pipeline and water injection systems. These upgrades are offered so as to meet today’s OEM specifications. Here’s why you should seriously… Read more »

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Maintenance is an ongoing process in the energy field. Finding reliable replacement parts for gas turbines can be tricky. There are many variables to consider, so it’s crucial to purchase from reliable manufacturers such as Siemens or Braden. Here are a few ideas to keep in mind while you evaluate your options. Original Equipment Manufacturer… Read more »

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Today’s energy consumers are eco-savvy and energy smart. They know that wasteful manufacturing practices are unsustainable ecologically and therefore they are interested to learn what manufacturers are doing to improve their corporate sustainability. Here are a number of ways manufacturing is addressing the issue on the front lines. The Case for Sustainable Manufacturing At its… Read more »

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The relationship between energy customers and suppliers can be a difficult one. Each side has their own perspective and experience that influences their mindset when it comes to the production of nuclear energy. But you shouldn’t overlook the importance of that relationship. Customers will always be a critical part of the equation for success in… Read more »

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Energy is a constantly evolving industry. New generation methods are constantly sought after and technology has provided us with a range of exciting methods. Nuclear power remains a front runner, but with the advent of other renewable power sources (such as wind, solar, etc.), the nuclear power industry has to evolve to become more flexible…. Read more »

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Troubleshooting is a key practice in the energy industry. When something goes wrong, it is critical for managers and employees alike to be able to pinpoint the problem and implement fast and effective solutions. What you may not know is that the best troubleshooting techniques are often directed and encouraged by management through recognition and… Read more »

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Workplace safety doesn’t just have to come from management, it also can come from colleagues in the workplace. In today’s article we discuss the importance of workplace safety, being a safety leader even if you are not in a leadership position, and how to hold your co-workers accountable. Safety is Everybody’s Job Workplace accidents and… Read more »

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The nuclear power industry is a diverse and varied market. Staff are categorized by a wide range of job titles, from cyber security analysts to technicians, engineers and managers to machinery operators. Each position has its own special demands and capabilities, but there are four skills that are required of you no matter what it… Read more »

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Nuclear power has stepped into the limelight in recent years as global concerns over climate change, renewable energy, loss of global biodiversity, and greenhouse gas emissions have grown. What was at one time considered an industry on the decline, nuclear power is now widely considered to be a true green option when it comes to… Read more »