Carl Rivera

Hey! My name is Jay and I live in Brisbane, Australia and I have decided to start this blog so I can raise awareness of the importance of industry and manufacturing. I am not a professional who works in this sector but my dad was the manager of a manufacturing plant for many years. When I was growing up, I would often visit him and see the men working on the machines below. It was a wonderful sight. Even though I didn't enter into the same profession as my dad, I have developed a keen interested in the sector. I hope you enjoy my blog.

FAQs About Traction Springs: Everything You Need to Know

12 October 2022
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Traction springs are a gray area for many people. They know they need them, but they don't really know what they are or how they work. This post will answer some of the most frequently asked questions about traction springs so you can be an informed consumer. What Are Traction Springs? Traction springs are a type of spring used to provide traction or grip on a surface. They are typically made from steel and can be found in various industries, including automotive, construction, and manufacturing. Read More …

Three Things That Can Disrupt Efficient Pulley Operation

22 June 2022
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Belt pulleys need to work smoothly, or they can end up jamming and failing. While basic pulley operation is very simple, most pulley assemblies have a multitude of parts that can all have something go wrong with them. When you have belt pulleys, you need to treat them as a critical part of your equipment and inspect them often. It doesn't take much to make a belt go off-center; even ones manufactured to work in extreme conditions have their limits. Read More …

Two Tips to Follow When Ordering New Commercial Kitchen Equipment

20 April 2022
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Here are two tips to follow when ordering new commercial kitchen equipment. Consider having a custom-made fridge manufactured Whilst there are plenty of high-quality commercial fridges available, it might be worth having a custom one manufactured for your kitchen. This would allow you to have one that has every single feature your particular kitchen requires. For example, if you run a restaurant that specialises in omelettes and this is one of your most popular dishes, you probably need to store large quantities of eggs in your fridge. Read More …

Learning The Basics of Proper HVAC Ductwork Installation

24 January 2022
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Ducted air conditioning comes with several benefits. The whole-home solution, ease of control, seamless look, zoning flexibility, quieter operation, and aesthetics are some of the many reasons to consider a ducted HVAC system. As the name implies, ducted systems rely on a network of ducts that carry the heated or cooled air to different areas of your residential or commercial building. Therefore, proper installation of your ducts is the key to getting the most out of your ducted HVAC system. Read More …

Two Tips To Follow When Having Air Conditioning Fitted in Your Food Processing Plant

5 November 2021
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Here are two tips to follow if you're having commercial air conditioning installed in your food processing plant. Consider the effect it will have on ingredients that need to be heated If the contents of the foods you produce need to be cooked, melted or heated in any other way, you'll need to consider the effects the new air conditioning system will have on these ingredients. For example, in the areas of the processing plant where the heated food is being transported via conveyor systems, you might need to position the air conditioning vents so that none of them are blowing cold air directly towards any part of the conveyor chute or belt. Read More …