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Steeling the Future: 3 Ways Steel is Ensuring a Safer Future

Nearly every metallic appliance in the modern society is either made from steel or made using steel. From giant infrastructures such as railways or metro systems and bridges to the smallest household appliances like knives and needles, steel is always there wherever we are, touching our everyday lives through the myriad of consumer goods that

All You Need to Know About Materials Handling Safety Barriers

Have you ever come across an area where you see barriers to your entry into the place? Has your car ever been stopped at a place or at least slowed down by some structures that block the path to the destination? Yes, it must have been so and you would have certainly had to take

Could Carbon Fiber Dethrone Steel as King in Construction?

For more than a century, steel has been an essential ingredient for those wanting to build the sturdiest structures. Though hefty and bulky to move around, and sometimes costly, steel has become a go-to item for builders wanting homes, commercial buildings and even bridges that will stand the test of time. The Beginning of Steel’s

Preparing for a Major Production Project

When you’re running a steel shop of any scale, you’ll sooner or later have to deal with the problem of completing a larger project with multiple steps. You should take care to pick orders that are within your organization’s capacity in the first place, but there are many additional factors that can play into how

How to Save Paper Waste in the Manufacturing Process

Paper waste is surprisingly common in manufacturing operations even as we increasingly shift to plastic wrappers, digital record keeping, and nearly automated factories. Here are a few tips on how to save paper waste in the manufacturing process. We’ll focus on practical, easy to implement solutions for any type of manufacturing business that won’t cost

Conveyer Belt Systems in the Steel Industry

The traditional method of material handling became obsolete during the industrial revolution. These traditional “by hand” methods got replaced by faster, more efficient alternatives. The conveyor belt was chief among these new methods. The steel industry was especially quick to adopt the modern methods. Speed and efficiency were imperative to success in material manufacturing. Conveyor

How to Use A Differential Pressure Flowmeter

Differential pressure flowmeters measure the movement of gases, liquids, and vapors. This can be anything from air and steam to water and industrial gases. If you want to know more about how to use differential pressure flowmeters and what the positives and negatives are of using them, we have all the information that you need

All You Need to Know About the Operations of Hot Rolling Mills

Steel Rolling is the bulk deformation process that is carried out so as to decrease the cross section of large ingots or plates with the prime aim to produce semi-finished or finished components. Hot Rolling is the metalworking method that is widely carried out in industries to heat up the metal above the recrystallization temperature

The Role of Steel Stockholders in the Construction Industry Supply Line

Steel is a crucial material used in many applications due to its durability. Steel mills are responsible for the manufacture and production of steel which they can deliver directly to customers or export to international markets. However, millers produce on demand and ship to a customer. Sometimes they also retain some steel for themselves. Ordering

Single Axes vs Double Axes – Tail it To Your Needs!

Whether you’re a pedestrian on the floor or a worker up in the rafters, it is nice to know you have the reassurance of some safety measures around you. It is the responsibility of the business to ensure the workforce can go to work and do their duties in a safe and sound environment. Regardless