What’s the Return On Investment of an Automatic Lubrication System?

By |2020-01-30T09:36:37+02:00Jan 30th, 2020|Blog, Graco|

Machine downtime has an immediate impact on the return on investment (ROI) and the profit of construction and mining equipment. An investment in an automatic lubrication system for a typical machine such as the Caterpillar 320 excavator has an ROI of as little as nine months.

Common Causes of Machine Failures

By |2019-05-14T11:40:54+02:00Oct 22nd, 2018|Blog, Graco|

Machines fail for a variety of reasons. Likewise, not all failures are the same. The term “machinery failure” or “malfunction” usually implies that the machine has stopped functioning the way in which it was intended or designed. This is referred to as “loss of usefulness” of the machine or component. For instance, if a