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What is a Torque Wrench?

The bridge you passed over or under on the way to work. The pipeline that brought the gas to your car. The power plant that’s creating the electricity you need to read this article.

All of these things have one thing in common: they rely on torque wrenches. But what is a torque wrench? Let’s take a look.

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Maxpro Field Services Group Expands Climax and H&S Tool

At Maxpro, we’re proud of the level of work we’ve put into our on-site specialty support services. And those services have just gotten stronger, thanks to our new partnership with CLIMAX Portable Machining and Welding Systems.

Back in 2015, CLIMAX, based in Portland, Oregon, acquired another company, H&S Tool. Headquartered in Ohio, H&S is a leading maker of mount/clamshell pipe-cutting and beveling tools. Their merger allowed CLIMAX to become a market leader in field machining equipment.

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Best Quality Control Practices: Highway and Bridge Design

Kelly Kahle remembers driving to a soccer game on that day in Minnesota in August 2007. She remembers the sound of the I-35 bridge rumbling, and the fear and disorientation that came when her section of the bridge began to plummet into the Mississippi River.

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Industrial Torque Tool Safety

Back in August, we headed to Nashville to attend the Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association’s national conference.

The VPPPA – like its name suggests – is a voluntary organization of industrial companies that work toward meeting and exceeding workplace safety goals.

Workplace safety is a pretty broad topic in the industrial world, so we decided to focus on industrial torque tool safety. More specifically, we wanted to find out the market leader for torque tools.

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