Important Facts You Should Know About The Safety Of Pipelines And Their Construction

5 May 2016
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

In recent years, pipelines have had a significant and beneficial impact on the ability to transport natural gas, oil, CO2 and refined petroleum from one area to another. Unfortunately, many people are unaware of how safe pipelines are. Therefore, If you live near an area where pipeline construction has already started or will soon begin, it will be very helpful to be aware of the following information about it. #1-Pipelines Can Be Constructed Underwater, But It Rarely Makes Financial Sense To Do So Read More 

Five Advantages To Buying A Crane Vs. Renting

4 March 2016
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

If you just won a construction bid or are embarking on a large building project, you likely need a crane to hoist beams and/or lift heavy building materials into place. The mechanics behind the crane have been used since the days of the Ancient Egyptians, and this basic piece of construction equipment is still invaluable today. You may be wondering whether it makes more sense to lease or to purchase one or more cranes for your project. Read More 

Lubricant And Oilfield Valves: What You Need To Know

17 December 2015
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Oilfield valves play an important role on equipment used to pump oil from the ground. Some of the valves help to prevent dirt and rock from coming up with the oil, while other valves help pull oil out and through tubes and tunnels so it can be taken and refined. Regardless of what the valve is used for, it needs to be lubricated or oiled. If you are new to the oil industry, you may not know much about lubrication and oilfield valves. Read More 

4 Tips For Keeping Your Water Bottle Cold Throughout The Day

22 September 2015
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Whether you find yourself exercising or just sitting at your desk the entire day, it is nice to have a cold bottle of water to drink and keep you hydrated. If you live in a hotter climate a cold bottle of water will quickly turn into hot water within an hour. This can be frustrating to deal with since every location does not have its own cooling system. Fortunately, there are a few tips you can use to make sure your bottle of water remains cold throughout the day. Read More 

Avoid Breakdowns and Secure Your Work Environment—Safety Tips for Operating Pressure Vessels

4 August 2015
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Large volume pressure vessels are extremely important components of a variety of manufacturing contexts, but their installation creates a new set of responsibilities that a business owner must take care of. When you store large quantities of material under pressure, you're introducing an element of risk that can thankfully be minimized if your employees take special care to follow some basic safety procedures. Below, you'll find a guide to some of those procedures and some suggestions for maintaining a safe work environment around pressure vessels. Read More