Tag: Electrical Contractor South Dakota

Working Safe Saves Lives

Whether we are repairing an electrical system or building something new, we always want to make sure that in the end that our work is done safely and the finished project  is of the highest quality. At Muth Electric, we employ that mentality with all of our projects all while maintaining a constant attention to… Read more »

Dick Muth Honored with induction into South Dakota Hall of Fame

Dick Muth, CEO and co-founder of Muth Electric, has recently been inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame. His story is one of drive and determination to build Muth Electric from the ground up. Dick, the oldest of seven children, was raised in Ethan, South Dakota. His mother died when he was 13, and… Read more »

Breaking Down the Jargon

You may have seen certain terms labeled in your facility or plant, such as PLCs, VFDs, Soft Start, and Power Factor Correction. What do these terms mean and how much do you need to know about them? Here’s an informative look at each of these common and important terms. PLC – Programmable Logic Controller. Automated… Read more »

Incorporating a “We Can Do It’’ Attitude

Esteemed football coach Vince Lombardi once remarked “individual commitment to a group effort — that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.”  Evidently, the hall of fame coach understood the importance of teamwork, as well as the significance of each team member having positive attitude and an… Read more »

What is Lean Construction?

Lean construction uses lean production principles from the manufacturing industry to help the construction industry be more productive in its operations.  The basic concept of minimizing waste to maximize value produced each day is the same.  The only difference is that construction is doing it on a project site rather than a production line. Since… Read more »