CS-16 Coal Mine CHPP

Xstrata—Newlands CHPP
Exciter bolts on Metso vibrating screen
Original Set-Up
Standard double hex nuts tightened with flogging spanner
Issues Experienced
  • OH&S concerns associated with flogging spanners and impact tooling
  • very time consuming
  • Physically demanding
  • Due to incorrect bolt loads being applied units continually vibrate loose during operation
Technofast Product Used

EziTite® Hydraulic Bolts

  • Easy installation and handling
  • removed major OH&S concerns
  • Nuts no longer vibrate loose during operation
Installation Time

Old Method = 2 hours 30 minutes (3-4 personnel)
New Method = 30 minutes(2 personnel)

Time Saving = 2 hours

CS-16 Coal Mine CHPP
CS-11 Steel Mill

Many improvements to Steel Products

From all reports it went smoothly and quickly. The guys were much more confident using the equipment. Definitely a safety advantage. By using tensioning products we are continually reducing the need for heavy manual handling

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