By Ken Bannister, Contributing Editor Having been an avid motorcyclist for more than 40 years, I’m well versed in the need for constant awareness: continuously reading the ever-changing roadscape and traffic environment in front of and behind me; constantly watching members of the “tin can” fraternity who may or may not see me and do […]
Suppliers have long touted energy savings as a good reason for switching from mineral oils to synthetics. Are those savings real?
Amazingly, a better understanding of what stands between the reliability and failure of lubricated equipment components can help improve a nation’s bottom line.
As a global provider of print and multichannel solutions, Quad/Graphics depends on the reliability of its equipment and facilities to stay ahead of the curve.
Visually Intuitive Lubrication Management According to Fluid Defense, its visually intuitive OilSafe® lubrication-management system simplifies maintenance by preventing contamination, errors, spills and slowdowns. It features color-coded, modular bulk storage units that can be configured to your exact needs. Each tank has its own pump and filter. Precise-pour, ergonomically designed push-button transfer containers with interchangeable, color-coded lids […]
By Bill Livoti For those unfamiliar with “waste-to-energy” (WtE), it’s the process of burning municipal wastes in large furnaces to produce steam that, in turn, is used to drive turbines that generate electricity. WtE has always interested me. During a recent tour of a waste-to-energy plant in Central Florida, the conversation turned to our National […]