Benefits of Using Aluminum vs. Steel

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Aluminum and steel are both versatile metals that have many uses in a variety of different industries. Both metals come with their advantages and disadvantages. And many advancements have been made over the years in the production of steel and aluminum. Both metals can be melted, casted and machined into different shapes. Both can produce electricity and are recyclable. So, which metal is better?

Well, that would depend on what you’re using it for. Continue reading “Benefits of Using Aluminum vs. Steel”

The Importance of Machinery Enclosure Solutions

There’s a lot going on at any industrial or construction work site. With so many workers moving around and operating the different machines and tools, it can be quite difficult to be safe all the time. Nevertheless, it’s very important to maintain a safe work environment and ensure the protection of your machinery.

equipment-enclosuresMachine enclosures are the best way to protect your machines and keep employees safe. They come in different sizes and protect various types of equipment. Made of aluminum, machine enclosures help to protect your machinery from damaging and scratching. They also provide environmental control from noise, temperature, humidity, and air particles.help to protect your machinery from damaging and scratching. They also provide environmental control from noise, temperature, humidity, and air particles. Continue reading “The Importance of Machinery Enclosure Solutions”

5 Tips to Better Ergonomics in the Workplace

Aluminum deskTo put it simply, ergonomics is the study of efficiency in working environments. The goal of ergonomics is to find a balance between you and your work condition. More specifically, one that not only keeps you safe and comfortable but also limits work-related injuries. A recent study demonstrates the more hours a day you sit, the greater your likelihood of dying an earlier death. Therefore, good ergonomics can improve your health and overall quality of life at work. Continue reading “5 Tips to Better Ergonomics in the Workplace”