2018

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.

The Top Advantages of Using Perspex

6 March 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Perspex comes with a great deal of benefits. The material, which is a type of acrylic, is a high-performing, versatile and functional plastic that can be used for a range of applications including signages, light fittings, retail displays, and glazing. If you are looking to for the best material to use in any of these applications, you can go for Perspex and here are some ways you will get value for your money. Read More …

Using the Right Safety Equipment During Laser Cutting

15 February 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Laser cutting has rapidly grown in popularity and usage since it was first developed in the mid-1960s. The process involves the use of laser beams to achieve precise and well-defined cuts that can fit specific dimensions. A computer guides the user during the process and precision cuts are made in many different materials. Industrial processes use laser cutting to shape diamonds, wood, metal and glass. While laser cutting is safer and more efficient than many other industrial cutting methods, there are several safety precautions that users need to take to ensure that they're well protected when working with laser beams. Read More …

Steel Screw Piles Vs. Helical Concrete Piles

22 January 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Has your building started shifting due to underlying soil movements? Read on and discover why it may be better to underpin that building using steel screw piles instead of drilled helical concrete piles. Less Depth Required Drilled helical concrete piles need to be installed very deep into the ground in order to be effective. This extreme depth in needed in order to anchor those piles into stable soil so that the piles cannot be pushed upwards when the expansive soil around the upper section of the pile absorbs moisture and starts pushing up that pile. Read More …

Common Hazards Crates Should Be Tested For

22 January 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

A packing crate that is excellent for one application may be totally inadequate for another application due to the difference in the hazards that those two applications present. It is therefore advisable for you to test any packing crates extensively so that you confirm that they will keep your shipments safe. This article discusses some of the hazards that should be the subject of those tests. Shock Shipments may drop, knock or be knocked by other packages. Read More …

3 metal services that only a professional can carry out

9 January 2018
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Metal is such a part of the world, that it might be easy to forget just how technical it is to work with. There are so many factors in the design, installation, repair and replacement of metal. Whether you are looking to give your current metal work a new lease of life, have a completely new kitchen installed or completely renovate an office block, only a professional can carry out a large proportion of the work to a high enough standard. Read More …