Dedicated to improving manufacturing efficiency

Industrial Maintenance

Eaton delivers knowledge for your business

Power management company Eaton has released full details of its extensive range of continuing professional development (CPD) seminars … Designed to suit a variety of professional backgrounds, the seminars provide easily transferable information which will help participants improve the safety…

  • 13/01/2016

Watco Powerfloat for polished concrete floors

Watco solves the problem of how to paint a polished concrete floor, without the need for surface-damaging shot blasting … Powerfloat or polished concrete is extremely hard and dense and this can pose real problems for painting or sealing. The smooth, hard surface is achieved by a power float…

  • 06/01/2016

Safety a priority with new SlipGrip Safety Glow

FibreGrid, producer of anti-slip flooring products, launches SlipGrip Safety Glow, a photoluminescent resin coating for step-nosings to make them glow in the dark … As a leading producer of non-slip products for steps and floors, FibreGrid is constantly looking for ways to improve underfoot safety.

  • 06/01/2016

Step-by-step instruction on lubricating linear bearings and guides

Thomson Industries demonstrates in its new educational Tech Tips video how to properly lubricate linear bearings and guides. The video provides step-by-step instructions and is the latest in an ongoing series of short videos from Thomson intended to help design engineers maximise performance…

  • 12/11/2015

Maintenance interval monitor with USB output

The MiniMinder is a miniature module that monitors and records the run time of equipment during the current maintenance period and the grand total run time for all maintenance intervals simply by connecting to your equipment’s switched side supply. A green LED provides indication of time…

  • 09/09/2015

Fast cylinder fabrication and repair service for baler and recycling plants in the UK

Recycling equipment engineering firm Middleton Engineering, is extending its hydraulic cylinder repair and fabrication service for operators of vertical and horizontal balers and other plant machinery, offering a typical turnaround of under four weeks and with capacity to handle cylinders up to 5.5…

  • 04/06/2014

New plant maintenance solutions brochure from Q8Oils

A new ‘Plant Maintenance Solutions’ brochure featuring an overview of the Q8 range of slideway lubricants, rust preventatives, greases and plant maintenance oils is now available from Q8Oils. Containing descriptions and approvals for the company’s full plant maintenance portfoli…

  • 22/05/2014

Iriss windows chosen for harsh middle eastern environment

When the going gets tough fluoride crystal infrared windows are not the best choice. And the problem is only compounded when harsh industrial environments are combined with aggressive dust, long exposure to UV light and temperature extremes. This was the prevailing problem for Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo…

  • 08/03/2013

Prevent costly shutdowns the easy way

Inexpensive maintenance and replacement of bearings can avoid a lot of expense; spending as little as £20 now could save tens of thousands in lost production later. Al Ng, director of engineering at Thomson Linear Bearings and Guides shares practical tips for effective maintenance and…

  • 25/02/2013

Static dissipative flooring protects components

Finder SpA has employed a range of ultra-modern technology in its new electronics manufacturing facility in Almese, Italy, including innovative electrostatic discharge (ESD) protective flooring. The new ­department will house the production of printed circuit boards, and the assembly of…

  • 31/01/2013