Features To Look For In Protective Coatings

There is a wide assortment of materials that are used in the processing and manufacturing industry. When the various products have been created, they will require protective coating so as to ensure their finish stays intact and does not acquire undue superficial damage. This is where protective coatings come in. Typically, protective coatings will be referred to according to the resin used in creating them. Some of the most popular resins include alkyd, acrylic, epoxy, and polyurethane. Read More 

Welding Helmets For Motorcycle Frame Repair: 2 Important Facts

An intact metal frame is essential for safety as you cruise around in your motorcycle. This is why broken components of the frame need to be welded back without further delay. If you choose to do this on your own, you'll need to protect your eyes from the potentially damaging effects of exposure to the weld arc. Remember the two facts discussed below as you plan the DIY welding activity. Read More 

Laser Cutting For Metal Fabrication: Why?

Cutting of metals during fabrication is often unavoidable. There are various techniques that a metal fabrication specialist can use to can cut their raw material into rightly-sized pieces or sheets. Laser cutting is among the techniques referred to and it often costs more than to have metals laser-cut. This article compares laser cutting to other cutting techniques in a bid to justify the often higher cost of this technique. Trainee fabricators should find this information particularly useful Read More 

Lifting plates safely for steel fabrication

When working in the steel plate fabrication industry, there are many things you need to be aware of when it comes to your safety. Wearing the right gear, lifting properly to avoid injury, and steering clear of all heavy machinery that might hurt you are all important things to keep in mind to be as safe as possible at your work place. Another area where you should make sure you take all necessary safety precautions is when there's a need for lifting plates using machinery. Read More 

What to think about regarding registration when working as an engineer in Brisbane

If you're an engineer that is thinking about working for a company based in Brisbane, you need to be aware of that Queensland is the only state that requires all engineers involved in regional work to get registered according to their own legislations. This does not just apply if you're looking for a job in Queensland, it's also something you need to think about if you are working for a Brisbane based company in another state or country. Read More