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MARTIN ENGINEERING BLOG

Welcome! Below you will find a collection of insights by leading professionals detailing their experiences in the bulk handling industry.

Band-Aids: Good Temporary Fix - Not A Permanent Solution!

band-aid: (noun) a makeshift or temporary solution. Oxford Languages  I am going to focus on the word "temporary." I feel like in life - at least mine- we get used to taking ...
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12+ Hour Day of Dealing with Restricted Material Flow

When I travel to plants and sites all over the world, I see many unique and problematic situations that I am always happy to help solve. However, a majority of the time I see ...
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Time to think outside of the box when thinking about flow aids

2020 has been the year of thinking outside of the box. We have been thrown into situations where we were/are working from home, operating with reduced manpower, or being shut ...
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Outage Preparation - Assess It First!

In Illinois, we are slowly starting to come out of the stay-at-home order and move into the next phase of social-distancing. My kids are officially on summer break but it ...
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Advancing Technology in Life & Air Cannon Use

This is the second blog post that I write from my home "office" during the COVID-19 Crisis. Advanced technology and new (at least to me) apps have helped me immensely to stay ...
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Adapting Work Situations During COVID-19

It is a tough and scary time amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, and one of our main concerns is the welfare of our employees and our customers. I hope everyone is safe and healthy. ...
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