EVERETT, Wash., Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Fluke Condition Monitoring and the Fluke ® 279 FC Thermal Multimeter are finalists in the Hardware — Handheld Test, Measurement, Calibration category of the Control Engineering 2017 Engineers' Choice Awards. The awards honor the best control, instrumentation, and automation products as chosen by the magazine's subscribers.
This is the first honor for both products and the 23rd for the underlying Fluke Connect ® system. Fluke Connect is the company's full-feature SaaS reliability platform that enables users to receive, store, visualize, and report electronic measurement data from more than 40 Fluke Connect wireless testtools and condition monitoring sensors. Fluke Condition MonitoringFluke Conditioning Monitoring is a new system of rugged voltage, current, temperature, and power sensors that install without retrofitting and can be moved from asset to asset or left in place for continuous monitoring. With Fluke Condition Monitoring, maintenance managers get a practical, scalable system that delivers the continuous data and alarms they need to prevent equipment downtime without costly equipment retrofits or specialized training. Watch the video. Maintenance teams can set the system up and begin monitoring in a matter of minutes, with the sensors transmitting measurements to the cloud up to every second. Equipment data and alarm notifications are viewed through the Fluke Connect platform on a smartphone or web browser.