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Positively impacting production using robots

by Andy Silver

Order fulfilment is a vital part to any transaction. It’s essentially the part of the process whereby the product begins its journey into the hands of the customer. And as we know, providing the customer’s order in the shortest time possible is always part of the service.

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The changing market for single use gloves

by Paul Skade

The demand for single-use gloves has increased in the past few months. It is undeniable that the spread of the global pandemic has changed the dynamic between the supply and the demand for single-use PPE. The prices of raw materials have gone up, manufacturing facilities have been shut down (temporarily or partially) and more people are choosing to use gloves every day to protect themselves. 

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When ERIKS provide initial support to project management - and everything in between

by Andy Silver

In some projects, the least important role a supplier plays is supplying components or products. Instead, what makes one supplier stand out from another is the support and expertise they provide. So when a sustainable palm oil producer decided to build a substantial storage tank facility on Merseyside, ERIKS was right by their side – from initial design proposals to aftersales, and through all the project management in-between.

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Tape has a simple job, but what if it could do more?

by Jon Whitehouse

All new designs begin with a simple idea. But for that idea to come to fruition, the execution must be as good as the initial idea. Removing the barriers between you and your invention is only possible by choosing the right components along the way.

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Costly leaking pipework – a problem no more!

by Jon Whitehouse

Erosion. Corrosion. Cavitation. Abrasion. Chemical Attacks. For a lot of industries, these words are oh-so familiar. But it’s protecting against these problems that’s a whole different matter. Until now!

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A shout-out for hearing protection

by Paul Skade

If there’s one thing hearing protection is good at, it’s blocking-out noise. If there’s one thing it’s bad at, it’s telling the difference between dangerous noise and useful sounds: like colleagues’ voices, spoken instructions, and even alarms. So now that shouting from a close distance (under two metres) is no longer a safe option, how can employers protect their employees’ hearing, and still keep them safe in general?

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If at first you don't succeed, as the experts

by Stewart Royle

If there’s one thing we know that gets on the nerves of an engineer, it’s an asset failure. But what’s even worse, is repeated failures of the same assets. And when one customer’s inverter drive motor was causing recurring problems, a fresh set of eye was requested for support.

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A record rewind for ERIKS Chesterfield

by Trevor Hilton

When a complex alternator stator at a major refinery required a rewind, the customer didn’t pause. They wanted a partner with the experience, expertise and resources to meet the challenge. And that’s where ERIKS know-how came into play, to complete the project in record time.

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How to manage stock management

by Thomas Boswell

Stock management takes time, space and money. Done inefficiently, it takes too much time, takes up too much space, and costs too much money. So a Tier 1 automotive manufacturing facility – needing to accelerate access, maximise accuracy and optimise space – turned to ERIKS for a money-saving automated solution.

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The £200,000 oil change that improved savings, efficiency and emissions

by Gareth Pollard

Oil and water don’t mix. But for a utilities company in the South of England, putting the right oil together with a water treatment plant has resulted in a successful mix of cost savings, improved efficiency and reduced CO2 emissions.

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Positively impacting production using robots

Andy Silver

Order fulfilment is a vital part to any transaction. It’s essentially the part of the process whereb...

The changing market for single use gloves

Paul Skade

The demand for single-use gloves has increased in the past few months. It is undeniable that the spr...

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