A Look At Different Valves And Their Purpose In The Natural Gas Industry


If you were to take a walk through a natural gas operation, you would see multiple lines carrying the gas to different points. These lines will be outfitted with all kinds of mechanisms, including an interesting assortment of valves. Take a look at some of the different valves that are often used on lines in the natural gas industry.  Cast Gate Valves  A gate valve is a little more unique in style and function than a lot of the other valves used in gas line applications.

28 December 2018

Not Sure About Winter Pool Care? 4 Steps To Protect Your Pool


When you have an in-ground pool in your yard, winter can cause you some considerable stress. Above-ground pools can be emptied and put into storage for the winter. However, you can't do that with your in-ground pool. You need to continue with proper maintenance throughout the long, cold winter months. Unfortunately, if you've never cared for an in-ground pool during the winter, you might not know what needs to be done.

25 December 2018

The Basics Of Graphite Ferrules


Whether you work in an industrial setting or you just like to know the ins and outs of other industries, this article is just for you. If you have ever heard of graphite ferrules and have no idea what they are or what they are used for, then you're not alone. In fact, graphite ferrules aren't something that most people know the first thing about. To help you become more acquainted with them, this article will get back to basics and discuss a little bit more about what they are.

23 December 2018

Keep Your Building Project On Track With Solid Planning


When you are managing a large construction project, solid planning is necessary to keep your project on target. From scheduling independent contractors to making sure all construction supplies are there on time, a project can run well with good organization and a reputable construction material supplier. To keep costs down and avoid delays, it is important to have a leader who understands each aspect of the building project. When quality materials are supplied to the builders on site, the work won't slow down and the work will be well done.

19 December 2018

Need Piping For Your Industrial Business? Why You Should Use Carbon Steel Piping


If you need to purchase pipes for your industrial business, you have different options to choose from. One of these options is carbon steel piping. There are many benefits of choosing this type, three of which are listed below. Safer for Your Employees You do not have to worry about treating carbon steel pipes with anything like preservatives, pesticides, or glues as you do with many other building materials. This means your employees will not be subjected to the chemicals in these products.

18 December 2018

3 Factors To Consider When Choosing Carts For Your Facility


If you run an industrial plant or manufacturing facility, you are probably familiar with the various responsibilities necessary to keep production and manufacturing running effectively and efficiently. Depending on your specific type of facility, carts may be used to transport supplies and products to and from various locations. Unfortunately, knowing which carts to use can be a bit overwhelming because of the various options available. Here are a few factors to consider when choosing sales maker carts for your facility.

17 December 2018

Need To Sell Electrical Equipment? 3 Ways To Help You Sell Everything


If you have a surplus of electrical equipment do not throw it way into a landfill but instead sell it to get cash for your company. To help you, below are three ways you can sell your electrical equipment so you can gain space inside your company and get green in your pocket. Online Companies One of the best ways to sell your electrical equipment is through online companies. There are many companies that sell this type of equipment and will purchase them from you.

14 December 2018

Tips For Using Fire Extinguishers To Protect Your Home From Fire Damage


Strategically placing fire extinguishers throughout the home is one of the most efficient ways of ensuring that you can quickly respond to small fires. While fire extinguishers will be inadaqaute against large flames, they can be extremely effective at preventing small fires from spreading. However, homeowners are often failing to maximize the protection that their fire extinguishers are providing. Have Fire Extinguishers Strategically Placed Throughout The Home A key step in protecting your home from fire will be to identify the areas where a fire is most likely to start.

12 December 2018

Make The Switch To Stainless Steel Valves


Valves are among the most versatile parts utilized in industrial and manufacturing industries today. A valve can be utilized to help regulate the flow of liquids or gases, or control operations by regulating the flow of hydraulic pressure. No matter how your company uses valves on a daily basis, a valve failure could bring production to a halt. High-quality valves offer you the opportunity to reduce downtime and increase your productivity over time.

10 December 2018

4 Things You Shouldn't Do When Storing Engine Oil In Your Industrial Facility


Keeping engine oil on-hand in your industrial facility is smart. You might regularly need it for vehicles and equipment that are used within the business, and having it available makes maintenance more convenient. Buying engine oil ahead of time is also usually more affordable. If you buy enough engine oil to keep some on-hand within your industrial facility, though, you're obviously going to need to store it. These are some of the things that you shouldn't do when storing engine oil:

8 December 2018