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Motion Asia Pacific’s national branch footprint, along with technical competency, allows them to be industry leaders in the mining and quarrying sectors. “We’ve had a long association with the mining industry – in fact one of our businesses has been serving this sector for over 100...

CRC Brakleen Water Based is a notable product in the movement to ‘go green’ in the mines and quarries. Brakleen Water Based is a completely biodegradable, non-toxic, non-flammable product that can safely be used in confined spaces, like those found on a mine site. According to Michael Greelish, BSC’s National...

Shell has been providing lubrication products to the mining sector for nearly 100 years. “Shell has a long history of research and development when it comes to lubricants for mining and quarry applications – they work very closely with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to ensure the...

Grid couplings must withstand heavy shock loads and vibrations on a mining application. Even the most robust equipment can be affected without the proper amount of flexibility, which is why Steve Hittmann recommends the Falk Steelflex T-design range. The technology was originally used in the production of...

The Mountain Fresh Fruit Juices production facility is nestled amongst the green pastoral hills of Mount Compass, renowned for its ideal farming conditions, rich and fertile soil, and fresh produce. Visitors to the area can expect to find bounties of blueberries, strawberries, cheese, venison, pheasants, and...

A few years ago, Thomas Higgins decided to start his own business repairing header equipment for the harvest season from his home on Eyre Peninsula in the South Australian grain belt. He promoted his business by word of mouth, operating solely on referrals and repeat business....

As the agricultural sector is poised for another bumper harvest season, Grant Gray encourages those working in the paddock to plate industries to have a conversation with their local CBC or BSC branch about upcoming equipment requirements. “Preparation is so important, particularly in light of the...