Safety Tag

“The importance of safety guards is underrated, which is likely why their cost and construction isn’t considered as carefully as it should be,” says CBC’s Steve Hittmann. “Safety guards are designed to cover coupling shafts and pump connections — not only to protect the application, but also to protect nearby personnel from being injured by a high-speed rotating mechanical device or occasional pump...

Dasma Group has a clear safety approach to providing environmental and industrial cleaning and abrasive blasting services. As such, they work with CBC and Henkel Australia to utilise LOCTITE® products in their day-to-day repairs and resurfacing projects. Managing Director Eden DiSipio says the Dasma team are all certified...

Leak-proof sealing solutions are particularly critical in the food and beverage sector. So when technicians at Seal Innovations came across leaking four-pin mixers at a major Australian food manufacturer’s site, they combined all of their experience and capabilities to bring the mixer back to its original performance level. This,...

Of the many benefits that thermal imaging cameras bring to industrial workplaces – such as their use in condition monitoring and preventative maintenance, the technology has lately received increased interest from businesses looking to monitor higher-than-usual body temperatures and increase safety of their employees. With Australian...

When conveying material, it is often necessary to attach additional conveyor belt products, such as a scraper or flaps, or extend flighting between a pair of parallel chains. In food and beverage (F&B) systems, these can be necessary to ensure the product flows to the right area in the process. And in order to attach these products to a system, often a roller chain attachment will be implemented.

A key facet of all buildings and architectural structures is sheet glass. The “float glass” continuous production process presents some challenging application demands for bearings and related components.   Whilst the glass production machinery manufacturers design and select components such as bearings to match the operating requirements,...