Safety must be an engineer’s primary concern, both for the sake of expensive equipment and the priceless lives of those who use it.  Please read some of blogs we have written on the topic of safety.

Engineers Tackle Elephant Identification Software

2019-07-14T11:52:07-07:00

We do not want these Smart, Humble, and Beautiful Creatures to disappear from our planet.

Engineers Tackle Elephant Identification Software2019-07-14T11:52:07-07:00

Engineers Trend 10 New Technologies for Airlines/ Airports for 2019

2019-07-14T11:52:12-07:00

Engineers Develop new Technologies 2019 they are on the  rise for 2019. Here we highlight some of the hot topics that airports and airlines should keep an eye on in the year to come.

Engineers Trend 10 New Technologies for Airlines/ Airports for 20192019-07-14T11:52:12-07:00

Engineers Develop Top Trends in Vehicle Safety Features for 2019.

2019-07-14T11:52:15-07:00

New-car buyers are faced with the prospect of their ride being equipped with a greater amount of safety technology than ever before.

Engineers Develop Top Trends in Vehicle Safety Features for 2019.2019-07-14T11:52:15-07:00

Engineers Help with Hurricane Flood Issues and New Technology Advances

2019-07-14T11:52:24-07:00

New technology in Hurricane Flood/Wind Issues are helping with predicting the severity and where exactly they will hit.

Engineers Help with Hurricane Flood Issues and New Technology Advances2019-07-14T11:52:24-07:00

Part 2: Self-driving Cars Expand the Fight Over Airwaves

2019-07-14T11:52:43-07:00

Engineers Say Public is Hungry for More Wi-Fi Capacity, the telecom industry is looking to snatch control of underutilized airwaves reserved for the auto industry. But this is coming just as carmakers begin to make progress on developing and adopting technologies for connected and autonomous cars that currently rely on that spectrum. The Big Picture: Tech and telecom companies have been fighting for years over spectrum to support exploding demand for mobile services and smartphones. Automakers have had exclusive access to a band of spectrum for almost 20 years [...]

Part 2: Self-driving Cars Expand the Fight Over Airwaves2019-07-14T11:52:43-07:00

Mechanical Engineers Engaged for Cause Investigation

2018-03-06T10:44:02-07:00

At Glew Engineering, our highly trained staff has the know-how to assist in any type of cause investigation.

Mechanical Engineers Engaged for Cause Investigation2018-03-06T10:44:02-07:00

Mechanical Engineers Support the Film Industry

2018-02-09T23:06:34-07:00

The entertainment industry relies on "entertainment engineers," e.g. mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, and others for standards https://www.smpte.org. Perhaps more importantly,  the movie industry requires Licensed Mechanical Engineers to safely innovate and amaze.  Film sets are complex physical productions, most of which are not digital special effects.  The film industry utilizes Licensed Mechanical Engineers to create complex props and various special effects that move, exploded, burn, and fly.  The mechanical engineers specializes in designing and making a wide range of mechanical devices that fulfill a specific purpose for the film or set they are [...]

Mechanical Engineers Support the Film Industry2018-02-09T23:06:34-07:00

Licensed Mechanical Engineers Help You Ditch Suburbia

2018-02-13T23:41:15-07:00

Licensed Mechanical Engineers Help You Ditch Suburbia Licensed Mechanical Engineers Ensure Vehicle Safety and Comfort The recreational vehicle industry (Fig. 1) is flourishing.  People can use their RVs full time part, part time or travel the country for months at a time. A Licensed Mechanical Engineer (Licensed Mechanical Engineers Role in Manufacturing) makes certain that travel is safe and comfortable at the same time, without missing out on the comforts of home and your favorite kitchen. (Fig. 2)  Recreational vehicles' kitchens are designed with adequate ventilation to ensure that no fires [...]

Licensed Mechanical Engineers Help You Ditch Suburbia2018-02-13T23:41:15-07:00

Wind Load CFD Modeling for Rooftop Elements Compared to ASCE 7

2018-02-20T11:28:46-07:00

  Wind Load Comparison between CFD and ASCE 7 for Rooftop shapes Welcome back to our blog series on the phenomenon called Wind Load CFD Modeling and how it affects civil and mechanical engineers.  Wind Load is the force that blowing wind exerts on any device or structure that extends above ground level.  After an initial introduction to the factors that affect wind load on an object, I compared three different sets of wind load calculation methods using three simple objects, hypothetically placed on a 100-foot-tall building.  Starting with generic drag equation [...]

Wind Load CFD Modeling for Rooftop Elements Compared to ASCE 72018-02-20T11:28:46-07:00

Semiconductor Safety: Pyrophoric Gases

2018-02-21T15:25:24-07:00

Fig. 1 Tall Fire from Chemical We have written about pyrophoric materials in a number of Glew Engineering’s previous blogs on safety in semiconductor fabrication, but have yet to cover how to define it or its danger.  At its simplest, a pyrophoric substance is any substance that spontaneously ignites in room temperature air.  As one might imagine, spontaneous combustion on contact with the regular atmosphere we live in can be quite dangerous. Last year, Glew Engineering assisted a research lab in designing a safe gas distribution system for their plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition chamber. [...]

Semiconductor Safety: Pyrophoric Gases2018-02-21T15:25:24-07:00

High-Purity Gas Panels Part 10: Pressure Transducers in Semiconductor Equipment

2017-05-31T11:56:37-07:00

An article on pressure transducers used in semiconductor fabs and semiconductor equipment.

High-Purity Gas Panels Part 10: Pressure Transducers in Semiconductor Equipment2017-05-31T11:56:37-07:00

High-purity Gas Panels Part 9: Pressure Measurement in the Semiconductor Fab

2017-05-04T14:58:28-07:00

Pressure gauges and pressure transducer use in semiconductor fabs.

High-purity Gas Panels Part 9: Pressure Measurement in the Semiconductor Fab2017-05-04T14:58:28-07:00

High-Purity Gas Panels Part 7: Gas Pressure Regulators and Pressure Control

2017-05-04T14:51:06-07:00

Devices for regulating gas pressure in semiconductor processes.

High-Purity Gas Panels Part 7: Gas Pressure Regulators and Pressure Control2017-05-04T14:51:06-07:00

High-purity Gas Panels Part 3: To Abatement and Exhaust

2017-05-05T10:55:03-07:00

Mechanical engineering design for high-purity processes in semiconductor fabs: process pumps, abatement and exhaust lines.

High-purity Gas Panels Part 3: To Abatement and Exhaust2017-05-05T10:55:03-07:00

High-purity Gas Panels Part 2: Gas Distribution in the Fab

2018-02-28T10:30:54-07:00

Mechanical engineering design for high-purity processes in semiconductor fabs: gas cabinets, liquid sources and valve manifold boxes.

High-purity Gas Panels Part 2: Gas Distribution in the Fab2018-02-28T10:30:54-07:00