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KUKKO Safety-First-Label

7 Golden Rules For Safe Pulling To eliminate the risk of injury in the workplace, even the best tools require proper handling. So that you can safely use our tools, please always be sure to observe the safety and usage instructions! All pullers with spindles come with...

How to get started with predictive maintenance

Downtime is something that every business wants to avoid. All too often engineers spend most of their time firefighting component failure, leaving little time for system optimisation and improvements. High levels of downtime mean that production is compromised and profits are minimised. Predictive maintenance solutions are often...

How do Flender N-EUPEX® couplings reduce downtime?

There is nothing more important in production than keeping your plant up and running. Downtime can often be costly, resulting in lost production and a reduction in profits. Keeping downtime to a minimum and optimising productivity is a priority in every industry. Flender N-EUPEX® pin couplings, also...

The 6 stages of implementing a successful Lockout Tagout Program

The main aim of a lockout tagout program is to protect workers from harm caused by the unintentional start-up of machinery or release of stored energy. A program should prevent injuries and fatalities to personnel working within or near to operational machinery when conducting maintenance or servicing....

Oxford Brookes University turns to Carter Bearings!

For the last 5 years, Oxford-based Carter Bearings has provided support to one of the UK’s leading teams in the Formula Student motorsport series, a prestigious racing programme organised and overseen by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). One of the leading entrants in it, the Oxford Brookes Racing (OBR)...

Ultrasound bearing inspection

Pierre Langevin patented the first technological application of ultrasound during World War One by inventing a device to detect submarines. Like Langevin, maintenance engineers and plant managers can also use ultrasound for detection.  Either by itself or as a companion technology, ultrasound can be an excellent part...

New vertical 3D printing approach makes much taller parts

A fundamentally new approach to large scale 3D printing has been revealed by Thermwood Corporation with its patented Vertical Layer Print (VLP) technology. Vertical layer printing operates on a vertical rather than horizontal plane, allowing parts to be printed that are much taller than would be practical...

New ISO Standard Offers Integrated Model for Manufacturing Quality Information

The DMSC (Digital Metrology Standards Consortium), recently had their ANSI/DMSC QIF 3.0 metrology standard harvested, approved, and published by ISO as the new ISO Standard ISO 23952:2020 . DMSC is the developer and maintainer of QIF (Quality Information Framework), and other metrology standards. These standards are intended...

Mineral Circles And Dayco Team Up To Support The Burgeoning Aftermarket Service Demand In The MEA Region

Dubai, UAE – Unparalleled regional market intelligence meets the industry’s innovation partner. DAYCO, a global leader and a major industry player leading the distribution and manufacturing of power transmission components, engine products, and drive systems for the automotive, industrial, and aftermarket industries has officially inked a partnership agreement...

NTN Presented with Supplier Quality Excellence Award by General Motors Company

Mt. Prospect, Ill. – NTN Bearing Corporation of America’s manufacturing facility in Columbus, Indiana – NTN Driveshaft, Inc. – has been awarded a Supplier Quality Excellence Award by General Motors Company for the 2019 calendar year. This marks the second consecutive year that NTN has been bestowed with the distinguished...