Day: December 12, 2018

Close up of various nuts and bolts

Three Ways to Protect Fasteners From Corrosion

Corrosion is like cancer for most metal, especially fasteners. It slowly eats away the fasteners' appearance and eventually affects their performance. And if your screws and bolts are no longer as efficient as they used to be, then the structure would not be stable, too. This can then lead to significant problems and even cost safety risks …

Three Ways to Protect Fasteners From Corrosion Read More »

Residential Radon Testing Basics: When to Have it Done and Why

Radon gas is a naturally occurring byproduct of the radioactive decay of chemicals, particularly Uranium, in the soil. It breaks down into tiny, short-lived radioactive particles called radon progeny that could penetrate and damage the lining of the lungs. Radon progeny — such as lead-214, polonium-214, and polonium-218 — can attach themselves to dust and other small particles, where an individual …

Residential Radon Testing Basics: When to Have it Done and Why Read More »

Open office design

Working Together: Types of Office Layout for Small to Medium Businesses

The key to a successful business is happy employees. What makes employees happy? A good workspace is definitely one factor. According to a 2018 study from National Business Furniture called “Happiness in the Workplace,” employee’s mental well-being and productivity can suffer if their workspace isn’t satisfactory. For small to medium businesses, the office layout is one …

Working Together: Types of Office Layout for Small to Medium Businesses Read More »

3D Laser Scanning Uses

The Role of 3-D Laser Scanning in Carbon Emission Measurement

Over the years, the uses of 3-D scanning technology continue to advance. As a non-invasive, non-destructive technology, industries from medical and environmental to mining and construction have benefitted from 3-D laser scanning. Now, the technology that maps out surfaces to create three-dimensional models is being used to measure carbon emissions from forests. Weighing Trees Through …

The Role of 3-D Laser Scanning in Carbon Emission Measurement Read More »

Ways to Maximize Equipment and Heavy Machinery

Heavy machinery is often considered the backbone of the mining, construction, and agriculture industries. Necessary and expensive pieces of equipment need to be used to their most effective and efficient potential for quick project completion, improved quality, and better budget control. This may require that equipment undergo constant maintenance. Phillips Heavy Equipment Services, LLC notes …

Ways to Maximize Equipment and Heavy Machinery Read More »

Scroll to Top