What You Should Know About Centrifugal Water Pumps

If you work in the agricultural, industrial or power generation plant industries, you might be looking for ways to get rid of excess amounts of water. One way to do this is by choosing a water pump that takes excess water and moves it to another location. An excellent water pump to choose is called a centrifugal pump, which is often used in these and related industries. Here are some things to know about this type of water pump so you can decide if it is a good option for you. Read More 

Five Tips for Lowering Temperatures in Your Water Tank

The super hot temperatures of Australian summers may affect your water tank and may drive up your water temps unnecessarily. Whether you are using your tank to supply water to your home or just for irrigation, you likely don't want piping hot water in your tank. Luckily, there are several different ways you can prevent your water from getting too hot. 1. Position the Tank in a Cool Spot If you haven't gotten your water tank yet, you should try to identify the coolest spot possible for it. Read More 

The Essential Principles of Accessible Sign Design

With the vast array of fonts, sizes, colours and designs available when assembling a sign or collection of signs, it can be easy to forget the central purpose of the sign itself: to convey information. The success of a sign is dependent upon this one factor, first and foremost. With this in mind, consider the following key principles of accessible sign design. Contrast To ensure that your signage is as easily read as possible, choose your text and background colours carefully. Read More 

Three Important Parameters for Cooling Tower Water Treatment

Cooling towers are designed to reject heat from HVAC equipment and industrial plant machinery by utilising water. Therefore, proper water treatment is essential for this cooling device to operate efficiently. In addition, this practice will prevent degradation of the cooling tower components and ensure longevity. Generally, there are different elements which affect the water quality in a cooling tower, and these must be evaluated when creating an ideal maintenance program or system. Read More 

Concrete Cutting: Understanding Factors Affecting Blade Longevity

Concrete cutting is an important process in the modification of building structures constructed using concrete or masonry materials. Typically, this task is performed using a concrete saw, which can be a simple handheld tool or even walk-behind machine. This type of equipment is usually fitted with a diamond saw blade. The component provides the power required to cut into cured construction surfaces. In general, diamond blades are designed and manufactured to provide long-term service. Read More