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Monthly Archives: May 2018
No-Hammer Approach

A ‘No-Hammer Approach’

Plant shutdowns are the most expensive and time consuming of maintenance projects due to the loss of production that is incurred and the expense of the major maintenance works. This negative impact can be overlooked by considering the positive features of shutdowns: Increase in equipment asset reliability Continued foreseeable production integrity Reduction in the risk […]

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5 Step Guide to Risk Assessment

Identify the hazards. Decide who can be harmed and what the cause of harm will be. Evaluate the risks and where required, decide on the appropriate safeguards. Record significant findings and implement. Review, assess and update where necessary. ¹ To control risks in the workplace the cause must first be identified. Anything that can cause […]

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Hydraulic Torque Tools: Avoid Injury

In most cases when mechanical technicians are using hydraulic torque systems they work in 2-man teams. The 1st Technician operates the hydraulic pump control switch, whilst the 2nd Technician positions the hydraulic tool on the job. In order to operate safely they need to have very clear lines of communication with each other. Unfortunately, due […]

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