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As large manufacturing plants become invested in sustainable practices, water management solutions along with environmentally acceptable cleaning products are in increasingly higher demand. CBC Sales Representative Grahame Bartley works alongside customers to supply expertly designed equipment to combat utility costs and help sites minimise their...

Mono, a part of National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has been a long term customer of CBC, sourcing premium Fenner products such as pulleys, cast iron shaft couplings since the 1980s. These parts are integral to Mono’s patented Screw Pump design, which are widely used across...

Did you know that the average Australian home uses about 14 cubic metres of structural pine? According to Simon Gatt, Resources Manager at Associated Kiln Driers (AKD), this wood stores carbon for the duration of the structure’s lifetime, making timber a valuable renewable resource with...

Belts are the most cost-effective and reliable means of power transmission in an industrial application. However, drive problems can occur if belts are not installed or maintained correctly, with one of the most common sources of these being misalignment. Which is why Gates® – who is recognised as a global leader in belts and power transmission technology – created the...

Mark Watson, Group Forecasting and Planning Manager for Motion Australia, weighs in on how to approach planning stock when the only thing certain is that nothing is for certain. “Managing uncertainty means constant firefighting to aim for perfect stock availability,” he says. “Which means developing very close relationships with our key premium suppliers to...

CBC heavy industry and mobile equipment expert, Sheree Munnik’s vested knowledge in the procurement side of the business has been amplified in recent years by her extensive involvement in the contract sales side of CBC’s Western Australian business arm, which frequently caters to the OEMs involved in the production of equipment for heavy industrial plants, ore mining, refineries, and quarrying processes. To...

In this article, CBC’s Brad Hudson, talks shop about the Dodge TAII, and weighs in on Motion Australia’s in-house Dodge TAII retrofitting capabilities. Brad’s been in the industrial solutions business for over 30 years, but that hasn’t slowed him down. He has been a Technical Sales Rep, Branch Manager and is now Key Account Executive for...

In a food production plant, managing the risk of incidental contamination is top priority for operators, according to Steve Hittmann. “Many of our customers operate wineries, bakeries, sugar refineries, or deal in fresh produce so they need their entire system to perform in conditions where there are regular maintenance cycles,” he explains. On...

Originally a small family-owned business that opened its doors in 1959, SpecFast has expanded over the years to more than 1800 employees across several locations in Queensland and New South Wales. “SpecFast is the combined efforts of like-minded fastening experts who all share the same values of delivering first class customer service and high-quality industrial solutions,” according to Regional Business Manager Mark See. To...