Nearly all industries depend on electric overhead travelling cranes (EOTs) for their heavyweight maintenance, manufacturing and process needs. The fleets of these essential workhorses of industry have experienced exponential growth over the last 20 years, with rapid economic growth until the COVID-19 pandemic mothballed some sectors of industry and cut production in others.

3 Different Types Of Engineering And How They Differ

Engineering is defined by Wikipedia as “Engineering is the discipline and profession that applies scientific theories, mathematical methods, and empirical evidence to design, create, and analyze technological solutions cognizant of safety, human factors, physical laws, regulations, practicality, and cost. In the contemporary era, engineering is generally considered to consist of the major primary branches of […]

Macaulay Metals: Recycling At Its Best

Macaulay Metals has been involved with major projects in a variety of industry sectors and has developed specialised methodologies for safely and efficiently demolishing and processing a range of infrastructure assets from oil storage tanks, to transformers, to railway carriages and everything in between.

Hydraulink Hamilton Triples Its Size As Trans-Tasman Brand Grows

Hydraulink Hamilton is one of the newest facilities of the rapidly expanding New Zealand and Australian Hydraulink network, which now exceeds 400 service points over both countries, including branches, distributors and mobile units. The network’s national service reach extends from growth regions such as Hamilton, with its diverse and expanding economic base, through to some […]

Glass Bottle Redesigned with Confidence Using Clear SLA 3D Printing

Using 3D Systems’ leading SLA 3D printing technology and VisiJet® SL Clear resin, 3D Systems’ On Demand Manufacturing experts printed four SLA prototypes. “Successful lab testing of 3D Systems’ clear materials verify they are the best solution for transparent 3D prints,” said Dr. Don Titterington, Vice President of Materials R&D, 3D Systems. “Used in a variety […]

Birdstone Proves Packaging Design with Clear 3D Printed Prototypes

According to Grant Davies, Director, Design & Strategy at Birdstone, “The final design plays to the strengths of the packaging material and provides a secure, re-useable home for the crackers throughout the supply chain and into the customers’ hands. It is functional enough to be filled, stylish enough to serve from, and securely recloseable for […]