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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...

Recent estimates from the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) demonstrate the need for sustainable practices in farming and food production on a global scale. Motion Australia is working alongside suppliers, customers and partners to deliver greener solutions including energy efficiency and waste reduction across 110...

CBC Account Manager John Paul makes it his business to encourage customers in the industrial space to make their operations more ecologically sound. As such, according to John, one of the most innovative industrial suppliers in the environmental space right now is CRC Industries. Traditionally viewed...

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...

The risk of doing damage to the environment is always high, crystalised as an ongoing discussion for heavy industry. According to CBC’s Steve Keown, energy companies are particularly well-positioned to address these concerns. “In an effort to mitigate these risk factors and address these concerns, leading energy companies like Viva Energy, Shell’s Macro-Distributor have been working to develop products with...

The ROCOL brand’s range of food grade lubricants have been making waves with major food chains in recent years. According to Steve Keown, “ROCOL’s slightly higher price point is more than compensated for by the quality of their products.” “Without reliable, certifiable lubrication products, it is certain that manufacturers will...

DJ Sincock is a strong believer in using Australian made products and recognises the importance of high quality oils and greases, particularly during peak header repair season. This was one of the reasons he chose to become a distributor of Gulf Western Oil (GWO) products through CBC, in addition to running a header repair service business in the Riverina region of New South...

CBC  National Product Manager for Lubricants, Steve Keown, and CBC National Account Manager for Mining, Michael Greelish, say the CRC industrial cleaning products align well with the general preference in the mining industry: Moving towards environmentally friendly and safe cleaning products. In its portfolio, CRC offered numerous solutions...

The need for efficient mine management has never been greater than in 2020. With several mining operations impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, some mines have been forced to cut down on capital expenditure to overcome tighter cashflows. On the other hand, spikes in prices of...

With harvest season a busy time for farmers and harvesting contractors, lubrication expert Matthew Gee says the best time to service farming equipment is right before the season starts. Matthew, Key Account Manager with Viva Energy Australia, recommends reading the owner’s manual to understand the recommended...