Our reliability-centred maintenance (RCM) series continues with a close-up look at failure. If you're wondering how we got here, check Part One's[..]
The RCM series, Part Two: Seeing failure from four different angles, and measuring the value of avoiding it
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Well, it’s true. This[..]
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In Central Oregon in the United States of America, there is a regional city called Bend. Boasting a population of just over 76,000 people, it's located[..]
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What's the big deal about the quality of your fittings?
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Here is why 90-degree elbows, spigot elbows, are putting the performance of your pipeline at risk: they create friction loss, slowing everything down.[..]
Eliminate risk and reduce your downtime - critical factors to consider to eliminate pipe deflection stress.
Can the right support prevent your pipeline's shutdown?
In polyethylene pipelines, insufficient supports and bracketing can lead to unwanted shutdowns[..]
Shape it, Scrape it, Clamp it, Cool it
Torrential rain was forecast to fall, surrounding the town cutting off access to the mine.