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The Importance of Maintenance in Power Distribution Systems

The Importance of Maintenance in Power Distribution Systems

In the world of electrical production, nothing happens without maintenance. Every system has countless points of failure – some of them critical – that can disrupt or outright halt power production if they fail. And system components are far more likely to fail if they’re… read more

Southern Field's Emphasis on Safety

Southern Field’s Emphasis on Safety

The construction industry contributes a very large percentage of overall private industry injuries and deaths, but that’s about to change. After a five-year steady increase in construction worker deaths, we finally saw a dip in numbers. Total fatalities fell 2% from 2016 to 2017, and… read more

Suggestions for Improving Construction Site Safety

Suggestions for Improving Construction Site Safety

Every year, more on-the-job fatalities through accidents happen at construction sites than any other place of work. In 2016, one out of every five deaths on the job were in the construction industry, and much of that is not only because construction is an inherently… read more

Environmental Elements Acquisition Update: What We’re Doing

Environmental Elements Acquisition Update: What We’re Doing

Southern Field has developed a reputation for being a one-stop shop for plant and facility maintenance. Our goal is to provide facilities from a variety of industries with everything they need to keep their systems running. One major development toward that goal is the acquisition… read more

Could Drones Help the Pulp and Paper Industry?

Could Drones Help the Pulp and Paper Industry?

The pulp and paper industry has a problem: ever-fluctuating demand that can change daily. Companies have to adjust on the fly to this changing demand, which creates problems down the line with their inventories and supply chain logistics. And yet, it can be very expensive… read more

The EPA Is Seeking to Change the Definition of “Dangerous” Soot

The EPA Is Seeking to Change the Definition of “Dangerous” Soot

For decades, environmentalists have fought the energy industry over one particular thing: soot. They successfully lobbied to enact stringent regulations against fine ash particulate, which have been a part of broader regulations seeking to restrain ash emissions from coal plants. Now, the Trump administration’s Environmental… read more

We're Hiring: Industrial Air Pollution Control Field Service Engineer

We’re Hiring: Industrial Air Pollution Control Field Service Engineer

Southern Field is hiring! We’re an incredible company made up of amazing individuals, and we’re looking for an Industrial Air Pollution Control Field Service Engineer to join our team. Read about the open position below. Job Description Field Service Engineer (FSE) inspects, identifies and documents… read more