All posts by Kate Felton

Remote condition monitoring reduces risks and improves reliability

As the saying goes, every cloud has a silver lining. And while the covid cloud has brought many challenges to the mines and quarries industries, it has also been a catalyst for sites to adopt or update technologies to implement remote workarounds. This has been the case with the condition monitoring of machinery, where expert … Continue reading Remote condition monitoring reduces risks and improves reliability

The full spectrum of protection for cleaner equipment

A mine attracts dust, dirt, and grime which left unchecked, can erode electrical cords, cables, and connectors, slow down bearings and gearboxes and cause machinery to idle. Improper cleaning and maintenance of components can slow production to a halt, costing companies thousands in precious time and resources. CRC Industries has been servicing the mining and … Continue reading The full spectrum of protection for cleaner equipment

New destination branch opens in Wacol to better serve Mining and Quarry operations

Peter Solloway believes good business involves growing staff along with sales. He has been with BSC for more than 25 years, beginning as a driver, before moving through the sales ranks, eventually becoming State Sales Manager for Queensland. Peter’s home branch, BSC Wacol, has existed for around 30 years, undergoing a recent expansion to serve … Continue reading New destination branch opens in Wacol to better serve Mining and Quarry operations

Solid block bearing units are good as gold

When it comes to performance in punishing environments, the Timken® spherical roller bearing solid-block housed units are as good as gold. Which was certainly the case when Michael Greelish had these units installed in a Queensland gold mine. “These unitised housings have multiple features that make them a great choice for conveying applications in the … Continue reading Solid block bearing units are good as gold