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When it comes to hosing equipment for fluid power applications, flexibility is key. Hydraulic hoses are typically constructed with reenforced layers of braided tubing, but maintaining a lightweight design that is resistant to corrosion presents a challenge. The MegaSys™ portfolio from Gates follows through on...

When a large Australian food processor was encountering setbacks due to poor quality belt products, BSC stepped in to implement a replacement plan with Gates® Poly Chain® GT® Carbon™ Belt. This allowed them to minimise production downtime and move forward with greater load capacity thanks...

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...

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...

Cotton is an important crop that provides employment for more than 10,000 people in New South Wales and the lower climes of Queensland. It is a crop that can be temperamental when being processed, but is also a hardy product that is a staple of the textile and fashion industries. Latest figures show that 3.2 million bales were produced annually between 2014-17 in Australia. It is a multi-billion-dollar industry that relies on hard work, good rainfall, and reliable equipment.