Plant Engineer Magazine Editorial
Market leading content
Every issue of Plant Engineer includes a mix of regular sections. It provides qualified
plant and operations engineers and engineering managers with practical, up-to-date
information in a professional and compelling format to support them in their daily
activities and their decision-making. It talks their language.
Plant Engineer’s highly skilled pool of technical journalists includes qualified
and experienced plant and operations engineers, with in-depth expertise and a passion
for their subjects. The scope of content is set out in an annual editorial programme
to ensure that all core topics are covered with high-value content throughout the
year. But there’s more to each issue in print and online, with news, views, product
and engineering updates.
Comment – the editor’s opinion of a particular development, current campaign
or critical issue affecting plant and operations engineering professionals in the
process, manufacturing, utilities, transportation, construction and commercial buildings
sectors and the armed forces.
News and analysis – the stories behind the headlines – explaining their
significance to plant engineers and managers.
Plant and equipment features – these one-, two- and three-page features,
cover key engineering topics, innovations, legislation and standards, providing
inside views and practical tips on subjects ranging from pumps to fans, motors,
compressors, drives, generators, HVAC, energy-saving systems, control and automation,
instrumentation, sensors, hydraulics, pneumatics, engines, bearings and much more.
Maintenance and asset management features – again, one-, two- and three-page
features, focusing on equipment, systems and methods for maintenance engineers and
engineering managers, including predictive maintenance technologies, condition monitoring
strategies, CMMS (computerised maintenance management systems), fault finding, plant
diagnostics and maintenance best practice.
Industry issues features – again, one-, two- and three-page features, covering
management issues, such as training and professional development, energy efficiency
and climate change, workplace regulations, sustainability, hazardous areas, and
health and safety.
Cover stories – – typically three-page features on topical issues with
broad appeal across Plant Engineer’s entire readership, such as government funding,
plant innovations, energy management, emissions reduction and key technology, and
plant and equipment innovations.
Regulation updates – impending and existing legislation, as well as cases
likely to set precedent.
Case studies – helping our readers to learn from their peers’ engineering
choices and experience.
Products & practices – what’s new for practicing engineers and engineering