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October 30, 2019

Keeping Your Construction Crew Safe in Winter
Construction is one of the most dangerous industries in North America, with over 26,000 Canadian construction crew workers injured on the job in 2017, according to the Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada. With many workplace accidents going unreported, this number is likely much higher in reality. When completing construction work in winter, which...
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October 28, 2019

Selecting the Right Trash Pump for Dewatering
Successfully dewatering your pipeline, mining, excavation or industrial construction application requires knowledge of the terrain and environment you’re working in for dewatering with your industrial trash pump to flow seamlessly. Like most industrial equipment, industrial trash pumps come in multiple sizes and have several accessory options. It can be a daunting task to figure out...
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October 9, 2019

Axiom Equipment Group Accepts Bechtel Award
Oxbow, SaskatchewanOctober 3, 2019 Axiom Equipment Group was recognized as a top supplier by Bechtel at the company’s annual Supply Chain Awards for exceptional work on projects for Bechtel’s [GBU] global business unit. Companies were evaluated on multiple factors including: overall performance, ability to deliver quality services/supplies on time, ability to work collaboratively to meet...
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October 7, 2019

Axiom Community Support Fitness Friday
Saskarc Group, including Saskarc Inc., Axiom Equipment Group and Avro GSE, celebrated International Happiness At Work Week the week of September 23, 2019. The aim of International Happiness at Work Week is to celebrate happiness in the workplace through positive teambuilding and charitable activities. Axiom Equipment Group is fully committed to every employee’s wellbeing and...
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October 4, 2019

Industrial Heaters Winter Maintenance
Proper and preventative maintenance is a crucial aspect to preventing downtime on industrial construction jobsites across all industries. For customers with jobsites in Northern regions where there are cold climates and harsh operating conditions, industrial heater maintenance is extremely critical to maintaining continuous, uninterrupted operations, especially at remotely located jobsites. Our team of equipment experts...
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September 20, 2019

Tips for Saving Money While Heating Your Construction Jobsite
Whether you’re in the pipeline, oil and gas, mining, industrial construction or powerline industry, heating your construction jobsite during chilly months is no small expense. While some costs of heating your jobsite are inevitable, such as equipment rental or purchase price, unfortunately, many site managers waste unnecessary money by making preventable mistakes which quickly eat...
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September 5, 2019

Reduce Worker Injuries on Your Jobsite
Industrial construction is very physically demanding, and construction is one of the most dangerous industries in North America. In the industrial construction industry, many workers accept injuries as a normal occurrence; however, with education and proper preventative measures, most worker injuries can be avoided. Learn how you can improve ergonomics and reduce worker injuries on...
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September 5, 2019

Knowing when to replace your personal protective equipment
Personal protective equipment (PPE) is one essential piece in a wider effort to keep workers safe on industrial construction jobsites. According to a University of Regina report, 904 workers died due to work-related causes in Canada in 2016, with 8,589 lost-time injuries occurring specifically in Saskatchewan. Common pieces of PPE include protective gloves and eyewear,...
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September 4, 2019

Choosing the right industrial light tower for your construction jobsite
Selecting the correct equipment for your industrial construction jobsite is no small task, especially when it comes to light towers, which are essential for 24/7 construction and after-daylight operations. Jobsite location, what type of industry you’re operating in, as well as unique lighting needs are all aspects contributing to what light tower will be the...
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August 15, 2019

Axiom Equipment Group Moves to New and Improved Location
August 15, 2019 – To continue offering superior customer solutions and keep up with growing customer demands, Axiom Equipment Group has moved to a new and improved location at Highway 18 E in Oxbow, Saskatchewan. Axiom’s new location includes both office and service facilities, as well as a large equipment compound where our new, reliable...
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