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EAM/CMMS news in the U.S.

This week’s EAM news focuses on facility upgrades enhancing manufacturing practices and other manufacturers causing plant violations.

  1. Equipment, Facility Upgrades Enhance Food Manufacturing Operations by C1S Group, C1S Group has completed a $7.1 million project to provide heating, ventilation and air conditioning upgrades for a large food manufacturer and distributor in North Texas.
  2. Investigation Of Missouri Sheet Metal Manufacturer Leads To Over 12 Violations by OSHA, A federal workplace safety inspection of an El Dorado Springs sheet metal manufacturer led to the discovery of more than a dozen repeated and serious violations and $138,430 in proposed fines.

Cable News around the Globe

2017 Cable updates focus on how cable plans to remain the focus in U.S. broadband and keeping cord-cutting to a minimum.

  1. Cable Will Keep Ruling US Broadband by Alan Breznick, With US broadband penetration still growing at a healthy pace and showing no signs of slowing down, cable operators stand poised to further increase their control of the high-speed data market.
  2. Will 2017 Be Cord-Cutting’s Big Year? by Alan Breznick, Will 2017 be the year that US pay-TV customers finally cut the subscription cord in huge bunches?
  3. Unlocking Big Data for Operational Intelligence by Chris Menier, He discusses the importance of cable’s most important product which is the customer’s overall quality of experience in a world full of cable competition.

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