Maintenance Tag

Energy consumption, particularly on hydraulic units, is a core focus of the Australian mining sector, as the industry shifts towards more long-term sustainable practices. Analysing this consumption with frequent audits can assist companies to reduce or re-distribute energy more efficiency, unveiling opportunities for cost savings. “Questions...

According to Shell’s industry research, lubricants account for only around 1-2% of total maintenance costs. Yet if chosen correctly, many operators do not realise that choosing the right lubricant product for a piece of equipment can save up to 30% on total operating costs. Further research...

CBC National Business Development Manager for Food and Beverage Leon Stefanec says dairies can be a breeding ground for bacteria if equipment is not regularly cleaned with high-pressure water cleaners and various caustic cleaning agents. However caustic cleaning solutions can degrade the rubber seals on...

Tropico understands better than most businesses that when sugar dries, it sticks to everything. This can make cleaning the equipment a challenge without the right type of cleaning product. Tropico’s machines often run for 18 hours a day in the production area so the cleaning process...

Helping remote mines with condition monitoring for their assets is part of the service offering of Schaeffler Australia, which the company can conduct for CBC’s customers in collaboration with CBC. Rod Baker, CBC’s Mining Segment Manager says a key strength of the CBC- Schaeffler technical team is...