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Industrial Assessment Centers Impacts
Written by: SRI International
Version: March 2015    Download
SRI’s assessment of the IAC program impact on energy savings by manufacturers and IAC student alumni skills evaluating evidence of degree of impact.
The DOE Industrial Assessment Database Manual
Written by: Michael B. Muller, Dr. Michael R. Muller
Version: 10.2, Oct 2011    Download
The Database Manual provides complete descriptions of the data fields, coding schemes, and other data resources. Appendices include:
Industrial Productivity Training Manual
Industrial Productivity Training Manual
Written by: Michael Muller, David Briggs, Don Kasten, Kevin Commer, Jenifer Mak, Michael Simek, Chris Tierney, Gustavo Garcia
Version: 2.0, 2006    Download
In order to organize the data in a useful way, a coding system called the Assessment Recommendation Code (ARC) has been developed to list each recommendation.
Self-Assessment Workbook
Written by: Dr. Michael R. Muller, Kyriaki Papadaratsakis
Version: 2.0, Oct 2003    Download
The intention of this workbook is to provide the small manufacturer with a self-assessment method of improving operations and reducing costs.
The ARC: Assessment Recommendation Code System
The ARC: Assessment Recommendation Code System
Written by: Dr. Michael R. Muller, Kelly Baber, Sarah Landis, Rutgers University
Version: 19.1, July 2019    Download

In order to organize the data in a useful way, a coding system called the Assessment Recommendation Code (ARC) has been developed to list each recommendation. This coding system will change with new technologies.

Essentials of Industrial Assessments
Written by: Dr. Michael R. Muller, Michael Simek, Jennifer Mak, Bojan Mitrovic
Version: 3.0    Download
This manual provides technical training to a range of potential end users interested in performing industrial assessments at small to medium sized manufacturing plants.
  • Title and Table of Contents
  • Chapter 1 - Introduction
  • Chapter 2 - Energy and Waste Assessment
  • Chapter 3 - Energy & Waste Costs
  • Chapter 4 - Electricity
  • Chapter 5 - Heat
  • Chapter 6 - Prime Movers of Energy
  • Chapter 7 - Thermal Applications
  • Chapter 8 - HVAC
  • Chapter 9 - Waste
  • Chapter 10 - Industrial Waste
  • Appendix A - Waste Reduction Sources
  • Appendix B - Thermodynamic Analysis
  • Index