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Construction

When it Snows, These Machines are Ready To Go

THE CHALLENGE As a city that sees lots of snow, Montreal, Canada relies on Roxboro to keep things moving at the airport, on the highways and at major shopping centres across the region. As one of the largest construction and snow removal companies in..

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BearingsFluid Handling

Kop-Flex® Couplings for Floating Shaft Minimize Downtime

THE CHALLENGE The customer has paper and paper board machines that produce over 40,000 metric tons of recycled chip board per year. These machines run approximately 60 to 165 meters per minute. Replacing the shaft couplings are time consuming and dow..

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BearingsMining

Finding the Right Gearmotor for a Screen Conveyor

THE CHALLENGE The customer experienced repetitive failure of a cast iron motor adaptor on a screen conveyor. The environment was very dusty with high humidity. There was also high vibration because the motor was supported by a chain block due to its ..

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BearingsFood and Beverage

New Gearbox Leads to a Bigger Mix for Growing Chocolate Fix

THE CHALLENGE The largest cocoa processor and chocolate ingredient supplier in North America had significant capacity growth plans for production output from their Ontario facility. The project required an investment in larger and newer conch (mixing..

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BearingsMining

Gearmotor Solution Withstands Harsh Outdoor Conditions

THE CHALLENGE The customer’s bulk material handling stacker had experienced repetitive failures. It operated in a very difficult outdoor environment including; ice, snow, rain and dust. The reducer was an obsolete model operating 24/7 with a 100HP ..

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Mining

Preventing a Costly Mine Shutdown

THE CHALLENGE After scheduling a shutdown on the mine loading pocket, the customer realized that they were missing parts required for the operation. The problem was that the missing parts were not ordered, they had an expected lead time of 16 weeks, ..

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EquipmentLogistics

A one-stop-shop creating a custom do-it-all wheel loader.

THE CHALLENGE In mid-2017, Ray-Mont Logistics was looking to open a new transload facility in Prince Rupert, British Columbia. The first of its kind on Canada’s west coast, the 10-acre facility built on Ridley Island included a rail loop corridor ..

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Oil and Gas

Major Canadian Oil Sands Operator

A leading Oil Sands operator, detected production loss on their belt conveyor system. An optimal and immediate solution was required. Wajax’s report on the cause, proposed retrofit, and life cycle simulation resulted in a redesign of their idler fr..

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Material Handling

North America’s Most Advanced Metal Finishing Operation

One of North America’s largest metal finishing companies had a fleet of LPG fuel lift trucks. Typically utilized in warehouse and light manufacturing applications, these units were satisfactory but offered no distinct innovative or competitive adva..

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