All posts by Tara Hamid

BSC celebrates 100 years of serving the industry

They were known as the ‘yes men’ in the 70s, with a reputation for helping customers and getting the job done. And while times have changed, and language too – to reflect gender-inclusive workplaces – the BSC approach remains the same. They are the ‘can-do people’. “BSC is best known by its customers for delivering positive outcomes … Continue reading BSC celebrates 100 years of serving the industry

Keeping track: The business sense of RFID

What operational size justifies an investment in radio frequency identification (RFID) technology? According to John Meaney, national sales manager for Inventory Control Systems (ICS), businesses in the Paddock to Plate supply chain can’t afford not to invest in this technology. ICS works closely with Motion Asia Pacific and the Cribmaster inventory systems to provide bespoke … Continue reading Keeping track: The business sense of RFID

Remote monitoring opens new possibilities for miners

The COVID-19 crisis has forced businesses to change how they operate, and according to condition monitoring specialist Mark Slaughter, it could be the beginning of a larger transformation in the condition monitoring world – particularly in the context of remote monitoring options for customers in the mines and quarries segment. “We’ve always had the technology … Continue reading Remote monitoring opens new possibilities for miners

A journey from innovation to perfection

Ever since Dr. Georg Schaeffler first invented caged needle roller bearings over 70 years ago, the bearings have found extensive applications in a range of industries. While commonly used for power transmission in the automotive industry, needle roller bearings are also used extensively in the building material manufacturing sector; including for manufacturing power tools, machine … Continue reading A journey from innovation to perfection

Sealing the deal with NTN triple-sealed bearings

It’s not uncommon for machinery in building material manufacturing to be exposed to large amounts of dust or water splashing. Be it in cement production plants, brick kilns or steel mills, heavy air-borne dust and high humidity can greatly impact the bearings’ performance. That is where Tony Tormey, Product Manager for Industrial Bearings at CBC, … Continue reading Sealing the deal with NTN triple-sealed bearings