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Preventing and Repairing Abused Concrete

[caption id="attachment_3052" align="alignleft" width="300"] A resinous floor coating gave this damaged concrete a beautiful new look and a surface that is much easier to keep clean and dust free.[/caption] Forklifts have become an almost indispensable piece of equipment used in warehouses and industries. Their first reported use was about 1906.  If you've ever been in  a warehouse,…
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Cleaning to Remove Corrosion On Gas Turbine Compressors

Just in case you've never heard of a gas turbine engine, without doubt you've seen them in use. Drive by a gas fired power plant or watch commercial jets and some helicopters streak across the sky, and you've seen a gas turbine engine in use. Even the M-1 Abrams tank has one. In a gas turbine engine, a…
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Cleaning a Chocolate Silo Takes Precaution

To some people, standing in and cleaning a silo of melted chocolate and crushing grapes in a wooden barrel with your bare feet might sound like a fun job. For about five minutes, maybe! [caption id="attachment_3021" align="alignleft" width="300"] Blackwell's associates clean many things that are much worse than silos that contained chocolate liquor. Maybe these two consider…
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High Chairs Have Secondary Containment

What does a toddler's high chair and an industrial facility have in common? [caption id="attachment_2977" align="alignleft" width="169"] A secondary containment barrier.[/caption] Now, if you haven't been around toddlers in a very long time (or if it's been so long since you sat in a high chair yourself, that you've forgotten), the tray on a high chair has a rounded…
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