Tools & Maintenance Tag

Epoxy compounds are usually made up of two materials that combine, creating a chemical reaction that cures and then hardens onto a surface. This offers wear-resistance to the industrial equipment, ensuring full product lifecycle and investment value. Epoxies are available in many variations, catering to...

Armoured Face Conveyor (AFC) haulage systems are an extremely common method of extracting and moving coal in longwall applications. Servicing and upgrades of this machinery can prove challenging, especially in confined underground environments. Because of the unique design of AFC chain, traditional tensioners are not usually...

“Component and part failures are sometimes inevitable, but making sure you are prepared by utilising preventative measures, such as applying protective coatings, can drastically extend replacement intervals and avoid unplanned shutdowns,” says Michael Rowe, Category Manager for Lubricants, Adhesives and Chemical at Motion Australia. Henkel’s LOCTITE®...

Minimising the environmental impact of mining operations through waste streams, emissions, and contamination is crucial for preserving natural resources and ensuring a sustainable future for the industry. A key factor of this shift involves prioritising non-toxic and biodegradable consumable products for use across cleaning and...

Ever-tightening safety and hygiene regulations in the food and beverage industry have led to a higher demand for food-grade lubricant products to use on processing equipment. Motion Australia is aiming to answer this need with the supply of Rocol’s full range of FOODLUBE® products. The financial...

As a Key Account Executive at BSC for, Duncan McKellar works alongside CRC Industries to supply a comprehensive range of lubrication products to a national company making PET plastic containers for food packaging. CRC’s versatile range of grease, oil and lubricant pastes perform well under...

‘Location, location, location’ may be a cliché in real estate but like many clichés, it exists for good reason. Certainly, location is key when discussing why the BSC Wagga Wagga branch has become a destination point for farmers in the Riverina region. “We’re in a great...

Often there’s history as well as meaning in a company name. Certainly, that’s the case with PFERD, a fifth-generation business whose beginnings are founded in the production of files for horse hooves. PFERD, which translates to horse in German, honours these roots some 200 years later...

Welding Industries of Australia (WIA) offers a range of versatile welding solutions from leading welding brands such as Miller and Hobart. BSC branches across Australia have access to the full range of WIA products, supported by the WIA sales teams in every state. WIA’s Product and...