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Focusing On Manufacturing

It's important to invest in your business, but to to make sure your manufacturing is as efficient and profitable as possible, you need to really look at your processes. You might think that you can save money in some areas only to find out you actually need to spend more to improve how things are run. This blog is all about focusing on manufacturing and knowing how to make big differences that can protect your company's financial future. From employee safety to equipment upgrades, you need to know how and why to focus on every step of the manufacturing process.

How To Inspect And Replace A Hoist Wire Rope

21 October 2014
 Categories: Industrial & Manufacturing, Blog

Visual inspections of wire ropes on hoist cranes can be a timely and inexact process. The human eye can only catch the external defects that appear on the wire rope, but internal defects like corrosion and wire fatigue can go unnoticed until the wire snaps. The snapping of the wire rope on a crane can lead to catastrophic consequences for the machinery, surrounding area, and workers. Performing an electromagnetic inspection allows you to see inside the rope to more accurately determine when the rope has to be replaced. Read More …