An Introduction to Pneumatics

March 31, 2020 by SLS & Festo

Back in the days, pneumatics have for some considerable time been used for carrying out the simplest mechanical tasks. However in more recent times it has played a more important role in the development of pneumatic technology for applications such as robotic and automation. But before we delve into pneumatic technology, some of you might be wondering.. what exactly is pneumatic? How does a pneumatic system work?  And where can we use pneumatics? Without further ado, let us get down to it.

categories: Service, Product- Non-Bearings

Strategies to Operations Series 1: Assortment Index

February 11, 2020 by Slimstock

For a business to succeed, the inventory strategy must align with the overall corporate vision of the organisation. However, when it comes to executing the supply chain strategy, even seemingly small inventory management decisions can have a profound and far-reaching impact across the rest of the organisation.

categories: Service

4 Interesting Facts About Bearings

January 21, 2020 by Sabrina Quek

What do a famous painter, children's toys and a hand-made wooden musical instrument have in common? That's right, they are all associated with bearings in some ways.  To many, when you think about bearings, they are known to be used mostly in industrial and automotive settings, such as for factories and motor vehicles. You're not wrong; bearings are essential components in many of these applications, but it may then surprise you that bearings actually have some interesting facts about them, and[...]

categories: Product- Bearings

Indonesia- A Traveling Experience

December 03, 2019 by Sabrina Quek

I cannot be more grateful to have another wonderful opportunity to travel to our ASEAN counterpart- Indonesia for four days. A country blessed with the wonders of nature such as gorgeous long beaches, a tropical climate and beautiful islands, as well as a rich cultural heritage and palatable traditional food, it is no surprise why Indonesia is one of the world's most traveled tourist destination. This time, I was fortunate to travel to two different regions of Indonesia- Medan and the country's[...]

categories: Sabrina's Journal

Applying Thermography to Predictive Maintenance

November 20, 2019 by SLS

When undergoing their predictive maintenance routine, engineers would often carry out condition-based monitoring such as vibration analysis to improve understanding of the machine condition and enhance the reliability of their equipment. But do you know there is also another type of condition-based monitoring that you can apply to your predictive maintenance solution? That's right, it is thermography.

categories: Predictive Maintenance

Electrical Basics Training For An F&B Company In Shah Alam, Malaysia

November 06, 2019 by SLS

With its strategic location along the Melaka Straits and well developed infrastructure including Port Klang, which is among the top 12 biggest ports in the world, Selangor is home to many food and beverage manufacturing companies who are in the business of food processing and manufacturing, the fifth largest industry in the state, In the F&B sector, it is crucial to be equipped with basic electrical knowledge to prevent production from unplanned shutdown and downtime. 

categories: Traning and Development

Your Guide to Bearing Dismounting- Methods & Tools

October 23, 2019 by SLS

While proper bearing mounting procedure is critical to the performance of bearings, the dismounting of bearings is of equal importance and full care must be taken not to damage other machine components. In this guide, we will learn about the different dismounting methods and the tools required for the bearing applications.

categories: Bearing Maintenance, Product- Bearings

Your Guide to Bearing Mounting- Methods & Tools

October 03, 2019 by SLS

A bearing's lifespan depends on a few factors: Mounting and Dismounting Bearing Maintenance Frequent Lubrication In this post, we are going to focus on the mounting of bearings and learn about the different methods of bearing installation

categories: Bearing Maintenance, Product- Bearings

Bearing Lubrication Training on Jurong Island

September 12, 2019 by SLS

Jurong Island is located to the southwest of the main island of Singapore, off Jurong Industrial Estate. It is also the largest of Singapore's outlying islands and home to many petrochemical companies. In the petrochemical sector, maintenance is a critical part of the operation to prevent machine downtime and ensure optimal performance.

categories: Traning and Development

Why Automatic Lubrication Systems Are a Must on Today's Machinery?

August 28, 2019 by SLS & JSG

      In our previous post, we've talked about the importance of lubrication and the different ways of lubrication as well as how sound lubrication practice saves money. To succeed in a competitive marketplace, machinery is pushed to its maximum productivity level. This trend in output production makes protecting your machinery absolutely vital. This is where an Automated Lubrication System (ALS) comes in. For our second installment, here is a guide to the reasons why Automatic Centralized[...]

categories: Product- Non-Bearings

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