Avoiding Common Mistakes With Industrial Equipment

Ways Your Wooden Export Pallets Can Decrease Your Freight Costs

You may think that merely because you have a great product line, it will mean high profits for your business. However, if you are shipping these products, your freight costs can considerably cut into your bottom line. From kinks in your supply chain to poorly executed shipping that leads to damaged goods, it can be extremely challenging to break even. So, does this mean you should only supply your products locally? Read More 

Two steps that manufacturers should take to protect their employees who need to operate powder coating equipment

If you run a manufacturing business and use powder coating equipment to produce your products, it is important to take steps to protect your employees who use this equipment. Here are two such steps. Have the ventilation system serviced on a regular basis Due to the fact that powder coating equipment releases a large number of hazardous particles into the air whilst it is in use, any manufacturing businesses which use this equipment must install powerful ventilation systems in the areas of their facilities where this equipment is operated. Read More 

Essential Factors to Consider Before Undertaking a Water Tank Installation

Installing a water tank on a farm or household is of great benefit because not only does it provide an adequate water storage solution, but also a reliable water source. Water tanks come in a range of materials, sizes and shapes depending on a homeowner's preference. Before beginning a water tank installation project, there are a few factors that a homeowner should consider. Considerations: Size  The first factor to consider in a water tank installation project is the size of the tank. Read More 

Benefits Of Using Corrugated Steel Piping For Your Civil Drainage Applications

Corrugated steel pipes (CSPs) have many applications in the civil and industrial sectors. One of the more common ones is drainage where the pipes are used as a culvert, bridge drainage, storm water drainage, dam drainage, etc. Of course, corrugated steel pipes are not the only viable option when it comes to these applications. However, there are a number of factors that make them quite the favourite in the industry. Read on to see what they are. Read More 

Why It Is Necessary to Passivate Stainless Steel Products After Fabrication

Passivation refers to the process by which the surface of a material can be altered so that the material can no longer be as reactive as it would have been. This article discusses why inexperienced fabricators should ensure that they passivate stainless steel products after fabricating them. Contamination from Tool Parts As you machine stainless steel, some particles of iron may break away from your tool and embed themselves within the stainless steel part. Read More 

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Avoiding Common Mistakes With Industrial Equipment

If you work in an industrial facility, you need to make the most of your equipment. You need to ensure it's running smoothly and in a state of good repair. You also have to keep your equipment safe and train your employees to use it. If you want help, check out my blog posts. My name is Carrie, and I used to work in a manufacturing facility. That was years ago. Then, I moved to a staffing company. Currently, I am on leave with my second child. I love writing and miss my days on the manufacturing floor so I decided to start this blog. I hope that you like it!