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The Importance of Routine Equipment Inspections

Posted by Industrial Resources

Aug 24, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Routine Equipment Inspections

Industrial Resources observes that most facility supervisors faithfully complete regularly scheduled maintenance and daily inspections on their equipment. However, it has been found that many facility overseers commonly ignore the quarterly, semi-annual and yearly inspections that are advised by equipment manufacturers for safe and reliable performance. Not to mention, these inspections can result in less maintenance costs and a longer lifespan of equipment.

Some of the most commonly overlooked equipment inspections include:

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Topics: Maintenence

What Does an On-Site Structural Inspection Consist of?

Posted by Industrial Resources

Aug 10, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Structural Inspections

A structural inspection is a neutral evaluation visually assessing the physical structure and foundation of the facility.

Structural inspections help organizations ensure that the structure of their facility does not have any defects or areas that may pose a risk later down the line. This can either be a relief or a headache depending on the findings discovered and identified during the inspection. Either way, it’s highly recommended that the condition and integrity of your structure is not compromised in any way shape or form.

Having the inspection carried out by a professional engineer will increase the likelihood of receiving the most accurate results and recommendations.

What does an on-site structural inspection consist of?  The structural inspection process is divided into 3 stages.

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Topics: Maintenence, safety

COAL PREPARATION FACILITIES STUCTURAL STEEL INSPECTION MAINTENANCE

Posted by Raymond Perr, PE

Aug 27, 2014 11:55:00 AM

Unlike in many applications, structural steel at coal preparation plants should be inspected on a routine basis to assure it’s structual integrity is maintained and it will perform safely. Steel_maintenence

Incidents of stuctural failure at mine facilities have occurred in the past as the result of corrosion, additional loading that was not anticiapated during the initial design, and most frequenctly a combination of both situations.

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Topics: Maintenence

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