Food Processing Tag

Maintaining full control over ventilation and humidity was critical to Costa, a leading mushroom grower and packer. So they engaged BSC engineers to conduct routine vibration testing at their facility in South Australia. Luckily, the regular inspections helped discover critical reliability issue with some fan bearings, helping the BSC engineering...

BSC branches across Australia and New Zealand are best known for providing the widest range of industrial parts and components, from bearings to power transmission products and more. But, as BSC State Sales Manager Leon Stefanec clarifies, beyond being a supplier BSC is also actively involved in providing engineering and manufacturing services to...

When BSC Sales Specialist Jamie Stonehouse found that his customers, a major Melbourne-based food manufacturer, was exposing their jar filling machine to water washdowns to get rid of the machine’s stickiness, he became concerned about the machine’s bearings. Heavy washdown was causing the bearings to fail more frequently than they...

When asked about what operational size justifies an investment in radio frequency identification (RFID) technology in a food and beverage business, industry expert John Meaney responds back: when isn’t it the right size to adopt an RFID solution? As the National Sales Manager for Inventory Control Systems (ICS), John...

With food manufacturers and processors under increased scrutiny to monitor food safety, the CRC GREENLIGHT programme is very smart and simple to use solution for access to safe industrial lubricants. For a cannery on the outskirts of Adelaide, the CRC GREENLIGHT programme has made compliance and auditing simple to manage,...

When a major Queensland manufacturer of bakery products sought a safe solution for chain lubrication for their oven, an Alemlube contactless lubrication system proposed by BSC’s Peter Solloway proved to be an appealing option. As BSC Queensland State Sales Manager, Peter explains why the chain lubrication system offered by Alemlube was the ideal...

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...

Safety was top of mind for a top Australian manufacturer of bakery products when they approached their long-term product suppliers at BSC seeking recommendation for a suitable chain lubricant. Nick Gunn, the BSC Account Manager at the time, recommended the ROCOL® FOODLUBE® Hi Temp Chain Lubricant...