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July 19, 2019

Choosing the right industrial generator for your jobsite
Choosing the right industrial generator for your construction operations is essential to executing your job flawlessly and cost-effectively. Generators are one of the most critical pieces of equipment on a jobsite as they are the main power source for powering other on-site equipment.  Choosing the wrong generator for your industrial application can cause an unnecessary...
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July 3, 2019

Axiom Equipment Group supports Oxbow community pool
Team members from the Saskarc Group of companies (Saskarc Inc. and Axiom Equipment Group) spent the morning of Saturday, June 22, taping and painting the interior of the Oxbow community pool. In 2017, Saskarc donated $10,000 to the town of Oxbow to help build the community’s new pool, which is currently underway and projected to...
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June 20, 2019

Axiom Equipment Community Initiatives
As part of an ongoing corporate community support initiative, Axiom Equipment Group, along with other Saskarc Group businesses (Saskarc Inc., and Avro GSE) held an Ice Cream Social to raise funds for the Galloway Health Centre Oxbow Hospital handi-van. The Galloway Health Centre is an integrated hospital facility with long-term care and physician services. The...
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June 14, 2019

According to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, the most dangerous industry in Canada is construction, accounting for 22% of all workplace fatalities, with aerial lift related tasks being one of the most dangerous construction activities. Injuries sustained from using aerial work platforms tend to be very severe in comparison with accidents involving...
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May 30, 2019

Industrial construction team
Prime construction season is upon us, and while securing contracts for projects may not be difficult, attracting and retaining a strong industrial construction team with diverse skills and experience can be. The pitfalls of a weak construction team can include winning less bids, lowered capacity to take on new jobs, and a weakened brand name/reputation....
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May 23, 2019

How to avoid cavitation in your industrial pump
Although pump cavitation is a common occurrence in industrial pumps, avoiding this phenomenon and the destruction it causes is easily avoidable. Cavitation can be extremely destructive to a pump’s internal components, prematurely shortening the lifespan of your equipment and hindering its productivity. Learn more about what causes pumps to cavitate and how you can maximize...
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May 3, 2019

Avoid wet stacking industrial generators
Diesel engines are commonly used in the industrial equipment industry because of their reliability and power. However, a common issue with diesel-powered industrial generators is a phenomenon called wet stacking. Wet stacking occurs when unburned fuel builds-up in an industrial equipment engine’s exhaust system. This buildup results in decreased engine performance and reduced maximum power,...
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April 12, 2019

Three ways to reduce industrial construction waste
The amount of construction waste heading to landfills every year globally is set to double to 2.2 Billion tones by 2025, according to Construction and Demolition Recycling. Industrial Construction waste refers to both physical waste that ends up in landfills, and waste in terms of misused and lost time management and efficiency. Both types of...
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April 4, 2019

Drones are enhancing industrial jobsites
The popularity and usage of drones on industrial jobsites has rapidly increased in recent years. The benefits of drones and their birds-eye capabilities span far beyond gathering aesthetic photos. Drones are useful in improving many aspects and outcomes for large-scale, industrial jobsites and construction projects, including enhancing surveying, project modelling and reporting. Here’s five ways...
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March 28, 2019

Prevent Condensation in Industrial Air Compressors
Condensation is a natural result of industrial air compression. A few factors influence how much condensation builds up, including humidity, temperature, dew point and usage. Although an unavoidable occurrence, condensation creates a wealth of problems in both industrial air compressors and jobsites, including rusting, corrosion, malfunction, and limiting the lifespan of your equipment. Luckily, using...
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