Generally, most industrial and construction activities involve working at heights. That could be anything, from moving materials in your warehouse to installing the gutters. If a ladder is not enough to complete the task, a scissor lift is the next best choice. Scissor lifts have a robust platform with railings, providing a safe area for workers. Though scissor lifts are safer compared to ladders, working at any height involves many risks.
11 March 2021
Are you concerned about your wastewater? Whether you are involved in textile production, woodworking, paper manufacturing, the wine industry or something else, it is undeniable that there are many industries where wastewater is a by-product of the production process. The question that needs to be answered is what happens to the water once it has passed through your systems. While it would be easy to think that you could simply pour it down your drain or let it soak away into the ground, that would be problematic.
13 November 2020
Commercial HVAC systems are energy-intensive appliances for every business. Unfortunately, a lot of energy which is directed towards the operation of the heating, ventilation and air conditioning components is wasted. You should consider reviewing your HVAC system to reduce the wastage of energy in your business. This action will promote sustainability in the corporate world. Also, reducing your total energy consumption can help you reduce your company expenses. Consider the outlined guidelines to help you reduce your HVAC energy usage:
11 September 2017
Plastics are among the most widely used materials across the globe. They have a range of applications in the automobile, retail, manufacturing and service industries among others. For example, many retailers resort to plastics when displaying their products because the material is cost friendly, reusable and durable. Specifically, the term engineering plastics refers to a group of plastics fabricated with better thermal and mechanical properties. Unlike ordinary plastics like polystyrene and PVC, engineering plastics are specific to the applications they are designed for.
27 April 2017
Purchasing a rainwater tank is an excellent way to utilize rainwater for some household needs such as cooking, cleaning, and watering your grass or garden. Using rainwater can significantly reduce your utility bills during the rainy season. One of the essential components of a rainwater tank is the pump. A good-quality rainwater tank pump should be durable, sturdy, and it should supply water at the ideal pressure. Since there are different pumps on the market today, you need to look out for the following features.
12 August 2016
An effective automatic fire-detection system that is properly serviced can offer a fast response to a fire, and thus, help to save lives while reducing the loss of property. However, the same system can also lead to false alarms causing heavy losses. A false alarm can also significantly reduce the public confidence in the capability of the alarm system and the respective installation company. By reducing these false fire alarms, you can keep your workplace safe, and avoid interruption to your business.
5 August 2016
Cranes are an excellent way to move large, heavy, and bulky equipment from one area to another on the construction site or in a warehouse. In order to keep the area safe for crane operators and other workers, you need to keep up with regular maintenance and repairs of the crane. Here are some tips to accomplish that. Have the Crane Inspected Regularly The first thing you need to do is get regular inspections for the crane.
17 June 2016
You can actually rent scaffolding for use at home without being a licensed or professional contractor. These pieces can make it safer for you to manage painting or repairs at any elevated height. If you do want to work on your home's roof, chimney, siding, or elevated ceiling inside the home, note a few questions you might have about renting scaffolding so you know what's involved in the process. Does the scaffolding stay secure on windy days?
16 June 2016
After buying your first home, you may be eager to start tackling all the necessary maintenance jobs and small renovation tasks that will keep it in good repair and looking its best. However, if you've lived in apartments your whole life, you may not own any tools and don't know which ones will be needed for all those standard household tasks. Note this quick list of needed power tools for the first-time homeowner to help get you started.
9 June 2016
When you need to choose timber crates for shipping, you may not realize the wide variety of crates available to you. Timber crates can be made of a variety of thicknesses so that some are more rugged and durable than others, but their overall construction and design can also be very different. Note a few different types of timber crates you might choose from when it comes to your shipping so you know the best option for your company.
8 June 2016