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Safety Precautions Miners Take at Work
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Safety Precautions Miners Take at Work

Mines vary in size and shape, but all of them apply similar safety precautions to prevent accidents. In order to ensure that mining safety is observed, most governments designate a specific agency to establish mining safety standards. In addition to standing government policies, the government and mining organizations send representatives […]

The Pros and Cons of Pressure Calibration
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The Pros and Cons of Pressure Calibration

When looking to calibrate your equipment, there are several approaches to get it done properly. One type includes pressure calibration, which is also becoming even more popular because of the many advantages of this process. Below discusses some of the pros and cons associated with pressure calibration. Compressed gasses […]

A Guide to Using GIS in Power Plant Maintenance
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A Guide to Using GIS in Power Plant Maintenance

In the past, geographic information systems (GIS) were used for mapping physical land based objects - such as parcels, lakes and roads - as well as storing attribute data about these objects. GIS was also used to manage electric facility data by creating connected networks and maps that model the […]

Types of CNC Machines
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Types of CNC Machines

There are several types of CNC machines. Some are used in manufacturing facilities to manufacture parts while others may be used in retail locations to create custom products on demand (such as dog and cat tags). Not only are CNC machines used in a retail setting they are also used […]

On Trend: Industrial Modernism
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On Trend: Industrial Modernism

With so many trends in design and architecture, it can be difficult to tell which elements to incorporate in your own home. The key when integrating new trends into your home is to keep high ticket items in timeless, classic lines and colors, and incorporate trends in easy to change […]

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Methods to Give Red Wine a Different Color

Most red wines that are not quite red are considered rose. But it’s not just the color that gets them the classification that we know. They are actually processed quite differently although they are made from the same grape varieties that produce red wine. Rose wine refers to the light […]

How to Train as an Electrician
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How to Train as an Electrician

If you want to become a licensed electrician, you will need industry-recognised qualifications. Qualified electricians must be fully familiar with circuits and wiring repairs for homes and businesses. To qualify, you should have a full understanding of safety regulations. Electricians work on wide range of projects such as bringing power […]

How a Wood Chipper Can Save You Money
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How a Wood Chipper Can Save You Money

Many home and business owners are hesitant to purchase a wood chipper these days because they believe that it will be quite a large cost to them with very little gained. It is important to understand that many projects typically produce large amounts of organic waste. Tree limbs, branches, brush […]

Heavy Duty Degreasers for the Oil & Gas Industry
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Heavy Duty Degreasers for the Oil & Gas Industry

Oil and gas (O&G) and other chemical spills get attention like no other news. Just take the recent chemical spill in the Elk River in Charleston, West Virginia, which cut off water to more than 300,000 people. Three years ago, the United States Chemical Safety Board asked the state to put together […]