Within the industry, maintenance of machinery and plant is routine work. But not everyone is aware of how to minimize future costs and risks for downtime already from the start. Although it is so apparent! Read more
02 November 2021
The way you install your rotating machinery is the way it will perform!
Because of my many years of experience in the field of installation and maintenance of rotating equipment I can say that installation is a fundamental thing. But why is this phase so important? Read more
21 September 2021
The 4 different types of soft foot
Soft foot is a term we often use when we talk about shaft alignment. In fact, you must always perform a soft foot check before the actual alignment work can start; it is an essential part of securing a reliable installation. Let's go through the different types of soft foot and why they occur. Read more
10 August 2021
How to deal with thermal growth
All rotating machinery is subjected to thermal exposure. The machines will react differently depending on temperature and material, either by expanding or shrinking. And that is a fact. Thermal growth is a serious thing when you think about it. Read more
14 June 2021
Accessories that give you new options
The Easy-Laser® XT shaft alignment systems have some very useful accessories for maintenance technicians. Read more about how you can have even better control over your machinery using these tools! Read more
27 January 2021
Shaft alignment with 5 different measurement methods
The Generation XT shaft alignment systems give you access to five different measurement methods. Each with its own advantages. Read more to find out how to use them best! Read more
28 September 2020
Pipe strain effects on machinery (shaft) alignment
At the point of installation of new machinery, there are many things you need to take care of to make sure it gets the right prerequisites to run smoothly for the extent of its life span. This is when you have the opportunity to “make or break” the reliability of the equipment. Read more
14 September 2020
Measure and align anything you can think of!
All Easy-Laser alignment systems come with the ”Values” program. In principle, that has always been the case and there is a simple explanation as to why. Read more
19 August 2020
Dynamic measurement – are you missing a checkbox?
I want to start by making you think about car manufacturing. You can pick any car manufacturer you want. Read more
12 August 2020
How long does it take to do a machinery alignment?
People in charge of scheduling have a tough task when allotting time for technicians to do an alignment with precision. In many cases they may just take a guess, based on the average time it has taken in the past. The answer is not so simple. Read more