Driveline Tag

Kew Agriculture Engineering is a family-owned and operated business that can be found nestled in McLaren Vale countryside, as part of the coastal wellspring that is the Fleurieu agriculture and wine region.  With the vast number of wine producers in the Fleurieu there is a...

As BSC National Product Manager for Power Transmission, Troy Markland’s recommendation for heavy duty applications such as drill rigs is the Diamond® HS series chains. The chains, as Troy explains, are at the “very top end of strength” when it comes to roller chains. “The HS series chains have been made...

Misaligned pulleys and incorrect belt tensioning are some of the most common causes of belt failures in belt drive systems. Derek Hill, National Sales Manager - Industrial at Gates, says these failures can be prevented by using correct tools for belt installation and tensioning. Moreover, considering...

When BSC  Bundaberg Branch Manager, Dale Jackson learned about regular coupling failures in a mine’s dump trucks, he suggested installing Lovejoy Quick-Flex® coupling by Timken with steel hubs as an alternative solution. The couplings do not need to be realigned and can be replaced just by replacing the element,...

In recent years, ABB’s Dodge Motorised Torque Arm II drives, better known as the MTAII, have become one the most popular direct shaft mount gearboxes on the market. This, as BSC’s Head of Product Management and Global SourcingLee Quigley explains, is thanks to features such as...

For nearly two decades, BSC and Collier & Miller’s have worked together to provide wholesale and retail supply to industries in the Griffith region. BSC National Account Manager - Agriculture Russell Randal and Collier & Miller’s Mark Stewart talk look back at how the business relationship grew over...

With huge orders to fulfill, an untimely breakdown was the last thing that a major Australian biscuit manufacturer could afford. So, when Chris Wheatley, BSC’s Agriculture, Food & Beverage Manager for South Australia learned that the plant was struggling with frequent failure of their conveyor chain...