bolting technologies specialist, Enerpac (A Division of Actuant Corp) announces
the appointment of Waltan Tools & Equipment to distribute their range of high
safety, high efficiency and non-impact advanced hydraulic fastening
technologies in South Australia.
The new Enerpac Specialised
Bolting distributor in SA, Waltan Tools & Equipment has more than 25 years of
experience in applying practical, safe and efficient bolting solutions for
companies in sectors such as mining, energy, oil and gas, manufacturing,
materials handling and construction.
Enerpac National Bolting Manager
Mr Pat Molloy explained that Waltan Founder Wally McDonald was one of the earliest
in the torque industry to develop the benefits of advanced fastening
technologies as companies increasingly moved away from time-consuming,
hazardous and often inaccurate manual fastening methods.
Waltan’s business and the
relationships with major accounts throughout the State have been developed based
on the supply of outstanding products with promptly available spare parts and excellent
technical support, including on-site bolting surveys to ensure the best tooling
options are offered for individual company needs.
Waltan Tools & Equipment
also offers training for operators in all facets of flange management, as well
as periodic inspection and calibration services to ensure ongoing safety, accuracy
and joint integrity. These services ideally complement the technologies and
services offered by Enerpac throughout Australasia by Enerpac Bolting and
Territory Managers working with a network of distributors established over more
than 50 years.
Waltan will be supported by Mr
Peter Sampson, Territory Manager, South Australia and Northern Territory.
Mr Molloy adds that Waltan Tools
& Equipment will receive the full support of Enerpac’s national network as
well as direct access to the company’s bolting technology and applications
expertise developed across 28 offices in 22 countries.
Enerpac’s advanced bolting
technologies are designed to handle the toughest jobs in industries such as
construction, infrastructure, mining and energy, oil and gas, manufacturing,
materials handling, fabrication, and maintenance of mobile and fixed plant.
Enerpac’s bolting solutions
include rigid steel low profile and square drive type torque wrenches with
outstanding power to weight ratios; full range of top quality sockets; backing
spanners; bolt tensioners; powerful and highly portable torque multipliers; portable
nut splitters; efficient flange splitting and flange alignment tools; and tough,
reliable energy-efficient pumps including new-generation Z-class electric pumps
and air pumps.