Wiring Industrial, 14E
Stephen L. Herman
NOW Available - Updated
to the 2011 NEC!
INDUSTRIAL, 14th Edition is the ideal resource for anyone in the
industrial electricity industry.
This book is fully updated to reference the
2011 National Electrical Code®
and guides readers step-by-step through the wiring of an entire
ELECTRICAL WIRING INDUSTRIAL, 14E has a
practical, straightforward approach that begins by covering the
tasks and responsibilities facing today's professional industrial
electricians, including: installation of electrical service; power
and lighting; special new construction systems; changeovers from old
systems; planning for growth and increased capacity; and periodic
Specific references to the 2011 National
Electrical Code® throughout show readers how to incorporate codes
and principles into everyday practice and procedures.
complete set of industrial building plans is included,
offering readers opportunities for hands-on practice in interpreting
and applying Code requirements to sitework, feeder bus systems,
panelboards, fiber optics, harmonics, hazardous locations, and more.
- Includes a chapter on basic motor control.
- Includes a chapter on developing a program
for a PLC.
- Contains photographs, diagrams, and
illustrations that add clarity to explanations of critical concepts.
- Contains examples that depict the application
of 2011 NEC® requirements to power distribution, conductor sizing,
motor connection, power factor correction, and lighting
- Explains math concepts clearly and keeps them
at a basic level that provides precisely the skills needed to
succeed on the job without overwhelming your students with
Plans and Sitework.
The Unit Substation.
Feeder Bus System.
Using Wire Tables and Determining Conductor Sizes.
Motors and Controllers.
Ventilating, Air Conditioning, and Other Facilities.
Programmable Logic Controllers.
304 Pages - 8-1/2 x 11 in.
About the Authors:
Stephen L. Herman has been
both an electrician and teacher for over 20 years. He has authored
numerous textbooks on the subjects of electricity and mathematics.
recently retired from being a lead instructor for Electrical
Technology Curriculum at Lee College in Baytown, Texas. Mr. Herman
received an Excellence in Education Award by the Haliburton Education
2011 NEC & Related
Motor Controls for Integrated Systems -
text includes the latest motor control and integrated systems
technology for instruction of advanced manufacturing skills. The
latest test tools, safety practices, and technology have been added
to complement the advancing technology of motor starters, motor
drives, PLCs, and control devices. -
to Programmable Logic Controllers -
This is a comprehensive introduction
to PLC theory, operation, installation, programming,
maintenance, and troubleshooting. The text is a useful
training tool and reference for students, apprentices,
and technicians in the trade.
Special emphasis is placed on the
wiring and programming of PLCs for the control of
industrial, commercial, and residential systems. -