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Fluke Resources for Industries in Crisis

Keeping essential services up and running

Essential services are ramping up. Stay safe, get ahead of problems, and remain reliable with these useful resources.

Communications

Communications

Networking infrastructure, data centers

Healthcare

Healthcare

Pharma/diagnostic, critical hospital infrastructure

Resource and Infrastructure

Resource and Infrastructure

Transportation, refineries, chemical processing

Government

Government

Department of Defense, National Weather Service, National Labs

Manufacturing

Manufacturing

Food, beverage, consumer products, pulp, paper, wood

Utilities

Utilities

Water, waste, power plants, renewables

Calibration

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Assessing control valves and their performance

Assessing control valves and their performance

When assessing control valves and their performance, you need to understand the different types of valves and what hey can be tested for. For open/close…

How calibration improves optimization

How calibration improves optimization

With the fluctuating price of raw materials, industries are faced with a challenge to adjust to the times and the profit margins. One of the few ways…

Electric pressure calibrator demonstration (video)

Commissioning and Retro-Commissioning

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How to perform pre-season checks on your chiller system

How to perform pre-season checks on your chiller system

In the warm summer season, cooling equipment operates at near peak capacity. If that equipment is used for critical building functions, any…

Safe isolation procedures for low voltage installations

Safe isolation procedures for low voltage installations

Prior to beginning work on any live installation, Regulation 14 of the Electricity at Work Regulation 1989 requires that three conditions must…

Retro-commissioning: The missing link for improving commercial facility performance

Retro-commissioning: The missing link for improving commercial facility performance

The best way to keep building performance high and operational costs low is to perform regular, ongoing maintenance on all building…

Compressed Air Leak Detection

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How to prioritize the leaks in your compressed air system using LeakQ

How to prioritize the leaks in your compressed air system using LeakQ

If your compressed air system is under-performing, your connected equipment will be too. Learn how to monitor and prioritize which air leaks to fix…

How air leak detection equipment prevents downtime

How air leak detection equipment prevents downtime

Find out how air leak detection equipment prevents downtime for a 150,000 square foot plant that runs approximately 400 tools on compressed air…

Expediting air leak detection

Expediting air leak detection

Even the smallest air leaks can compound product and energy waste and lost production time—especially for a production line that cannot function without…

Condition Monitoring

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Asset uptime for the rest of us

Asset uptime for the rest of us

Tips for optimizing resources and minimizing downtime for asset uptime at large industrial plants under less than ideal conditions…

When and how to use and set up vibration monitoring on assets

When and how to use and set up vibration monitoring on assets

Breaking down the process and rationale for successfully adding these sensors for condition monitoring…

Connect to Your Assets – Integrate eMaint CMMS Software and Fluke Connect Sensors

Connect to your assets – integrate eMaint CMMS software and Fluke Connect sensors

Gain a comprehensive historical view of maintenance activity and asset health when you integrate Fluke Connect Condition Monitoring with eMaint…

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Industrial Ethernet - Testing Industrial Ethernet Cabling with the DSX CableAnalyzer (interactive guide)

Industrial ethernet cable testing (technical reference poster)

Industrial environments are becoming more connected through Industrial Ethernet Protocols such as PROFINET, EtherNet/IP, EtherCAT…

Choosing the right limit for industrial ethernet testing (video)

Whether you’re testing M12 or RJ-45, it's critical to select the right limit when testing an Industrial Ethernet cable. This video discusses…

Indoor Air Quality

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When power quality is life or death

When power quality is life or death

Power quality and reliability can be a matter of life and death in the medical field. Diagnostic machines such as X-rays, CT Scans and MRIs…

Determining air quality impacts

Determining air quality impacts

Testing and comparing air quality in two homes for ventilation system effectiveness, using a Fluke 985 Particle Counter…

Evaluating relative humidity: key factors and measurements

Evaluating relative humidity: key factors and measurements

Understanding the relationship between dry bulb temperature, wet bulb temperature, relative humidity, and dew point temperature is essential…

Power Quality and Backup Power

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Maximizing VFD and UPS performance

Maximizing VFD and UPS performance

Monitoring power quality parameters in a variable frequency drive or uninterruptible power supply, can help to maximize performance. Find out how…

Clean power delivers clean water

Clean power delivers clean water

Maintenance electrical specialist Mark Newport was in the process of installing new electronic power factor correction units at multiple…

Performing power quality studies and troubleshooting loads

Performing power quality studies and troubleshooting loads

Working from his offices in Puyallup, Washington, just east of Tacoma, Mac McArthur performs power quality studies for commercial, industrial…

System Maintenance

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How to use criticality analysis to prioritize assets

How to use criticality analysis to prioritize assets

There are many ways to prioritize assets in a maintenance routine. Most approaches are incomplete or create more problems than they solve…

Boiler maintenance and troubleshooting best practices

Boiler maintenance and troubleshooting best practices

Boilers and their associated systems are an important part of a modern commercial building's central energy plant. Prevent costly downtime…

Insulation resistance and electrical testing for HVAC compressor motors

Insulation resistance and electrical testing for HVAC compressor motors

HVACR mechanics rarely rely on a single test to pass or fail a function or process. As they walk up to a condensing unit, they listen…

Troubleshooting

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13 common causes of motor failure

13 common causes of motor failure

Motors are used everywhere in industrial environments and they are becoming increasingly complex and technical, sometimes making it a…

What causes a transformer to overheat?

What causes a transformer to overheat?

Properly functioning cooling tubes are critical to keeping transformers from overheating. Transformers are especially susceptible to overheating…

Troubleshoot failed motors with insulation resistance testing

Troubleshoot failed motors with insulation resistance testing

Facilities that use a run-to-fail maintenance approach have added pressure to bring motors and other systems back up and running as…