2018

Planning A New Power Plant

New power facilities can provide power to communities in ways that are much more energy-efficient than in past years. As the entire team preps for the plant’s opening, these high-priority preparatory steps are crucial. Zoning Considerations Scouts have likely already found and purchased a lot for the plant. It’s likely zoned for industrial use. However, your team will need to view all of the location’s zoning information, direct from the area zoning office.


3 Reasons To Choose Synthetic Engine Oils For Your Industrial Machines

The machinery that is used in your industrial and manufacturing facility must be maintained regularly to maximize performance. Each machine relies on engine oil to help lubricate moving parts and dispel heat during run cycles. Selecting the right engine oil is imperative if you want to improve the performance of your industrial machinery. Synthetic engine oils are a good choice for companies looking to increase productivity and reduce costs. 1. Synthetic engine oils are environmentally-friendly.


FAQs About 3 O'Clock Welders

If you are new to the industrial sector and want to get into welding, you likely are learning about different welding tools and processes. A 3 o’clock welder is just one type of welding machine. If you’ve never heard of it before, it’s also known as a girth welder. Girth welds are circumferential welding processes compared to longitudinal welds on joints. Here are some FAQs and answers about 3 o’clock welders.


What A Backup Wrench Is, When It Would Be Needed, And Who Uses It

There are all kinds of wrenches out there, some of which you have probably heard of. Strap wrenches and plumber’s wrenches are tools of the trade for plumbers, while carpenter’s wrenches help carpenters tighten and loosen bolts and nuts. Socket wrenches with interchangeable heads are the go-to tool for auto mechanics. Yet, what is a backup wrench and who uses it most? Those answers follow. A Backup Wrench Is Just an Extra Wrench


3 Factors To Determine What Press Brakes You Need For Your Machine

Press brakes are complicated machines. If your business needs to purchase some new press brakes, you need to make sure that you understand how press brakes work so that you can make an informed purchasing decision. You need to know all the parameters of your press brakes in order to effectively replace them. #1 Type of Press Brake Depends on What You Are Making The type of press brake that your machine needs depends upon the type of materials that your press brake will be working with.


Do You Have An Older Valuable Machine On Your Shop Floor Starting To Need Work? Replace The Components And Do These Things

If you have a machine on your shop floor that you think has some years left to serve the company, but some of the components look like they are rusting and having other problems, it’s time to make a change. You can easily update some of the features on the machine to keep it running for a long time, and to help prevent it from having unexpected break downs. Service the machine in the following ways regularly.


3 Septic Tank Issues That Could Be The Cause Of Problems Inside And Outside Your Home

The septic tank in your backyard is a waste treatment system for your household plumbing that needs maintenance. It will also occasionally need repairs and can be the cause of plumbing problems such as slow drains and clogged lines, as well as problems outside your home like leaks and smelly, soggy lawns. Here are some of the septic tank issues that are often the cause of problems: 1. Outdated Drain Fields That Become Clogged with Solids


Five Reasons Rogowski Coils Are More Practical Than Standard Current Transformers

Rogowski coils are devices that can measure high-speed current pulses or AC currents. They can replace standard current transformers thanks to the advantages offered by their design. The design of this type of device includes wire formed into a helical coil which is wrapped around conductors. There are numerous factors that make the design of these coils superior to that which is offered by standard or traditional current transformers.  The following are five reasons why Rogowski coils are in many ways more practical and effective than other current transformer devices: