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How safe are your hand pallet trucks?

Moving pallets around the warehouse is the lifeblood and it must be done safely. There are many ways of moving the pallets and much depends upon the size and weight of the pallet as to what equipment you might use. … Continue reading

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Enerpac is world renowned

Enerpac is a world renowned brand which produces a range of very high quality products including hydraulic pumps, nut splitters, jacks and bolting tools. This equipment has been instrumental in a number of high profile constructions including the Bird’s Nest … Continue reading

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Are your electrical appliances safe?

Electrical tools require testing to ensure they are safe to use. Although cordless tools are exempt, their chargers are not and must be tested. Portable appliance testing or PAT should be carried out by properly trained authorised testers. Any electrical … Continue reading

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Civil engineering has a long and noble past

Civil engineering has a very long and noble past. Civil engineers have been around since ancient times and if you look back over history there have been some remarkable achievements such as the Egyptian pyramids, Machu Pichu and the Roman … Continue reading

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There is a huge choice of mechanical cranes

Cranes are a common sight these days but have you ever wondered about the different types? There are so many different cranes which are capable of lifting quite incredible loads. Some are mobile and some are fixed but one thing … Continue reading

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How a hydraulic lift works

Hydraulics are used in many aspects of our lives these days and have become essential tools in many industries. We believe that to get the best out of hydraulic equipment and machinery, it needs to be properly maintained and serviced … Continue reading

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Technology has allowed us to extract crude oil and convert it into usable products

Crude oil has become essential to modern life and we have developed the technology to extract it from the ground and turn it into usable products. It takes a great deal of skill to extract the oil and then it … Continue reading

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A warehouse should run like a well oiled piece of machinery

Running any operation needs to be done with care and attention in order for it to be successful and effective. A warehouse requires everything and everyone to work as a team both for efficiency and safety. A successful warehouse is … Continue reading

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Hydraulic jacks, great tools when used safely

A hydraulic bottle jack is a really useful piece of kit if you need to change a wheel on your car. There are different sizes of jack and it really is vital that you choose the correct size for your … Continue reading

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Make sure you have the right fall arrest equipment

If you work or are planning to work from a height, you need to be aware of the safety issues and the equipment you might need. There are some very simple but safe pieces of equipment that can be used … Continue reading

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