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PPE doesn’t “fit” everyone the same way
Are you purchasing PPE for your employees? Do you know if they are being correctly fitted every time they are worn? Find out if your PPE provides an adequate fit.
Preventing downtimes in manufacturing with Industrial Panel PCs
Manufacturing processes are extremely complex as there are countless tasks being carried out by different entities. Thus, to streamline the process and prevent downtimes, Backplane System Technology presents a range of Panel PCs that are Fit-For-Purpose.
Going with the material flow
The challenge of having to meet increased production demand whilst simultaneously saving costs and improving energy efficiency is shared by many facets of Australian industry. At the backbone of industrial operations are asynchronous motors, which drive systems that produce and move raw material or finished goods. Historically, these motors require a lot of electricity to … Continue reading Going with the material flow
Avoid these 7 pitfalls in manufacturing materials and inventory management
Many small to midsized manufacturers (SMMs) struggle to compete with their larger counterparts because they have fewer resources including personnel, technology, budget, and time.
Smart industry workshop: Securing the digital factory
The modern factory needs to make use of sensor data to automate processes and remain commercially viable. But what are the costs? Where does an operation start? How do they scale? And more importantly, how can they keep their operational data and assets secure from external exposure and threats?
New and improved 2022 Practical Guide to Welding Fume Control
After the overwhelming positive response to the Practical Guide to Welding Fume Control in 2021, AWS has now launched a bigger and better version in 2022 to give workplaces even clearer and more practical advice to keep welding fume exposure to an acceptable level.
The Combi-MR4, from Combilift’s multi-directional range of highly manoeuvrable forklift trucks, boasts our unique Dynamic 360 steering.
Introducing Translas On-Gun Fume Extraction: Game changing technology
On-gun fume extraction is too heavy, too bulky, and can impact the shielding gas… not anymore!
Six ways rugged tablets keep you connected in the field
Keep your team connected and safe while in the field.
Gathering the building blocks of smart factories
Weir Minerals’ state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities are embracing Industry 4.0 technologies to ensure robust mining equipment is delivered to mine sites across the globe quickly and efficiently.
Achieving greater manufacturing productivity with an integrated ERP
Manufacturing adds value to the economy by combining raw materials with skills and capital investments. But by its very nature, the manufacturing industry is complex and so innovation is key. Customers have varying service requirements, and businesses change and grow. In order to keep up with the demands of the industry, the manufacturer must be … Continue reading Achieving greater manufacturing productivity with an integrated ERP
The Speedglas Powered Air Training Academy (SPATA)
The Speedglas Powered Air Training Academy (SPATA) has launched in Australia and New Zealand to provide workplaces with a set of online video training modules to educate and train staff in line with the suggested syllabus set out in the Australian and New Zealand Standard 1715 for workers using respiratory protective equipment.
10 reasons why accurate job costing is essential for your shop
We all know the story. Margins getting squeezed. Customers playing hardball on price. The economy has gone global.
LOCTITE® new wear resistant compound
Wearing compounds are polymer composite products that combine superior wear resistant abrasive ceramic fillers with high adhesion impacting two-part epoxy technology.
The future of digital experience in manufacturing
Many industries were forced to accelerate digital transformation with the COVID-19 pandemic acting as a catalyst for change. For the manufacturing industry, this has led to opportunities for business improvements as well as a new spotlight on customer experience. Download this report to find out more about: Empowering customers with self-service Driving commercial efficiencies with … Continue reading The future of digital experience in manufacturing
Tips to get your Factory Fit for the Future
As a fabricated metals manufacturer, there are a lot of obstacles on your path to growth. To meet customer expectations, comply with industry requirements, and overcome a skilled labor shortage, you must embrace digital transformation.
Make the most of digital, connected machine solutions
To achieve agility, machine builders must identify new business opportunities and deliver smart machines that are more secure, efficient, flexible, open and connected. Smarter machines mean better performance and productivity for your customers, but also greater revenue streams for you.
Computing around Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Vehicles for Industry
There have been significant advances in the realm of artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous vehicles for industry.
Monitoring the oil gap in hydrostatic bearings
Hydrostatic bearings rely on an externally pressurized system to transmit force from a rotating shaft to a stationary surface. The gap between the rotating shaft and the static surface is designed to allow for theoretically infinite machinery lifespan. In machine terminology, the oil gap refers to the space between the shaft and bearing surface that’s … Continue reading Monitoring the oil gap in hydrostatic bearings
How digital transformation creates new value in food and beverage manufacturing
Changing customer behaviours, new regulations, growing scarcity of resources… To address these challenges, food and beverage producers need to focus on increasing business efficiency and reducing costs. Digital transformation is the way to achieve these objectives.