Author: Caber Harmon

Bolt Torquing Services Were More Important Than You’d Think

When’s the last time you had to use some nuts or bolts in order to assemble or put something together? I imagine that if you’ve been to IKEA lately to purchase anything, you probably ended up dealing with more nuts and bolts than you cared to and probably felt like you had your fill of them by the end. Well, nuts and bolts are what keeps everything we use together, functional and safe but making sure that they are indeed all of those things is a very complicated matter. What a bolt is made of and it’s thread design are very well thought-out factors that are taken into consideration when designing anything, especially on a mass-scale, this is called bolt-torquing and there are companies that make their livings by providing bolt torquing services. Often, companies who deal with bolt-torquing also deal with other construction or mechanical engineering matters. A structural engineer is the one that that comes up with all of the formulas and equations to make sense of all this stuff and they get paid very feel for what they do. They get paid as well as they do because when their services are required, it’s because engineering is involved and a massive amount of money as well, in most cases. The overall safety of the people on the job could easily be compromised and mistakes made with regard to bolt torquing could easily result in a disaster and the deaths of many workers on site.industrial construction companies

Many companies that provide bolt torquing services also provide other services in the pipe bending fabrication industry. You don’t find too many small companies that specialize in either one of these things because in multibillion dollar industries, it’s required to be a multimillion dollar company in order to have the knowledge, experience, the know-how and buying power needed in order to compete. Industrial construction companies all have many very experienced, intelligent people working for them and although technology has progressed over the years, pipe fitting has remained largely the same. Pipe fitting is a skill that people acquire, usually, over the course of a three-five year apprenticeship. It’s not a job that you can learn what you need to and gain the experience you needed in order to make it on your own very quickly. This was the kind of job in an industry that couldn’t afford a great deal of attrition, people went to school to become structural and mechanical engineers but pipe fitting was a skill that you learned on the job from someone with a lot more experience than you. This kind of work very often attracts hard-working, blue collar types with an agricultural or mechanical background. If the idea of fixing a flat tire or popping the hood of your car scares you, then a career in pipe fitting or bolt torquing isn’t something that you’d be suited for or enjoy very much. However, if you grew up on a farm and handled agricultural equipment or you and your dad spent the weekends in the garage working on cars, then this kind of work may be right up your alley.

If I Got Some Headache Relief Then Maybe I’d Be More Productive

As I was filling up my mug with hot coffee in the break room, I reminded myself that this would be the last cup I poured myself this morning, I was trying to cut back. I walked back to my desk and took a glance at my email and saw that my boss had already responded with some revisions that he wanted me to make to a couple of my proposals. The guy wasn’t objective at all, he just liked be right and would make me change things because he thought that they sounded better. It was annoying and another variable in an equation that equals a migraine headache, sometimes several times a week, depending on my sleep. It was ridiculous, I was so tired on a daily basis that anything beyond the bare necessities in life, didn’t get tended to at all because all I did was work and sleep. Half the time that I was awake though, I had to do something to provide myself with some headache relief, so if a couple Excedrin didn’t help then I’d often feel nauseous and nothing sounded better than lying on the cold, concrete floor in the utility closet, where it was dark and silent. I’d disappear to the closet for a couple hours at a time on a weekly basis when my headaches were really bad and if I woke up and it wasn’t any better then I’d go home.headache relief

My sister provided me with some information about a headache clinic nearby that specialized in providing natural migraine relief, she gave me a brochure that she picked up at a company health fair. They essentially attacked the physical causes of headaches which are often related to jaw misalignment, poor sleep, stress, diet and in some cases, weak neck muscles. They didn’t prescribe narcotics or habit-forming drugs of any kind and they said that even after just one visit, I’d have a headache relief plan in place. My boss was giving me grief about trying to get time off to set an appointment but I was going to just had to tell him that I need to go, if he had any idea how much time I spent in the utility closet on his dime, he’d go bonkers. If he simply let go of his little power trip then I could get some migraine relief and I’d be a hell of a lot more productive. Just then, another email came through from my boss with a list of suggestions for some changes to some irrelevant verbiage in the proposal, I copied and pasted them into the proposal and removed the language that was there before and sent it right back to him. There was a part of me that wanted to take naps in the utility closet anyway, even after I get this headache situation under control. I knew that was a passive-aggressive thought but dealing with this guy head-on wouldn’t be a good idea, he was your typical alpha-male who, if nothing else, wanted to win for the sake of winning, no matter the prize.