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Large pumps move water for public utilities

 

Power generation plants are designed to use vast amounts of water in their daily operations. Water is used in the boilers that create steam, which in turn drives the turbines that make electricity.  Pumps of all sizes and designs manage the multiple water systems found in a power plant.  Some of these water systems include […]

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CMT: We can get your motor running

 

Industry utilizes many different forms of electric power producing devices. One of these devices is the Motor Generator set, or commonly known as the MG set. The basic MG set consists of an AC motor driving a generator. Some units share a common frame with the AC and DC sections enclosed. Others are designed with […]

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OH Supreme Court Justice candidates make a stop in Valley

 

Ohio Supreme Court Justice candidates Pat DeWine and Pat Fischer stopped by CMT on Monday to discuss the upcoming election with other small business owners over lunch.

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How do I become a blue-collar worker?

 

College isn’t for everyone, and really, not everyone needs to go to college. Check out the many trade school programs that are in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. There are some fantastic jobs that only require a short certification, which is definitely easier on the wallet than college. You will hit the ground running after […]

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What’s a blue-collar worker?

 

Blue-collar folks (yep, we work at CMT) are the backbone of American society. We keep America running. Turn on the tv, read the newspaper, go online, and you will hear a lot of talk of blue-collar workers this election year.  The first “blue-collar” description was made in reference to trade jobs in an Iowa newspaper […]

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How does a lifting magnet work?

 

In the next few weeks, we will take an in-depth look at lifting magnets. Lifting magnets are magnets that are used in scrap handling operations and in steel mills. Some lifting magnets can move cars and several pieces of steel and can be as big as queen-size beds. Most lifting magnets are designed to operate […]

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Industrial pump motors serve demands of summer heat

 

Industrial pumps come in a wide variety of applications, and the motors operating them must meet the severe demands of hot weather. Pumps are found in municipal swimming pools, golf course irrigation, amusement parks and just about anything else required to move water. A motor failure never happens at a convenient time, but some motors […]

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OH State Representative visits CMT

 

Ohio State Representative John Boccieri from the 59th District stopped by CMT today to have a discussion with Youngstown area business owners.

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Happy Fourth of July!

 

This weekend will be filled with pools and picnics, but let’s offer a moment of thanks for the gift of freedom. God Bless America! A heartfelt thanks to all those who serve in our Military.  

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CMT: Keeping you cool all summer long

 

The hot weather is coming this weekend. Weather forecast looks great. Did you know we keep you cool in the summer? Electric power is transmitted to consumers and industry through sub-stations that utilize large transformers. These large transformers require cooling fans, which are especially critical in hot weather. Various types of motors and fan systems […]

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