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Need New Heavy-Duty Caster Wheels for Your Fleet of Forklifts? Try Maintenance-Free Casters

June 13, 2018 By:

Need New Heavy-Duty Caster Wheels for Your Fleet of Forklifts? Try Maintenance-Free Casters

Forklifts represent some of the most common equipment found in many different industries, so it comes as no surprise that maintenance is an ongoing concern. Fortunately, if you want to save money on forklift maintenance, all while providing better operation, maintenance-free casters are a fantastic option. How Caster Maintenance Can be Problematic Most machinery in [..]

How to Move 5000 Pounds with One Person

June 8, 2018 By:

How to Move 5000 Pounds with One Person

Moving heavy loads from location to location is important in many industries and niches. Fortunately, despite the inherent risks that come from moving loads weighing multiple tons, it’s possible to improve production and decrease the risk of injury by choosing the right caster wheels on carts and racks. TWERGO® casters from Caster Concepts have been proven to reduce initial push force by 43% on average, allowing one per [..]

Caster’s Triple Threat – The TWERGO® Caster for Heavy Loads, Initial Push Force Reduction, and Maintenance-Free Operation

June 5, 2018 By:

Caster’s Triple Threat – The TWERGO® Caster for Heavy Loads, Initial Push Force Reduction, and Maintenance-Free Operation

When it comes to casters in the workplace, many people do not put much time into truly considering their importance. Casters that are not right for the application can cause numerous issues leading to injury, downtime, and even equipment damage. The TWERGO® caster from Caster Concepts was designed to help eliminate these risks, so it’s certainly a triple threat to the existing casters in your place of business. [..]

When a Motor Powered Industrial Caster is Perfect for the Job

May 29, 2018 By:

When a Motor Powered Industrial Caster is Perfect for the Job

The Drive Caster, exclusively from Caster Concepts, is cutting-edge and innovative technology at its finest. It is the first industrial motor-powered caster of its kind, and it is designed to move some of the world’s heaviest imaginable loads quickly and easily, without the risk of injury. Moving Huge Amounts of Weight Motor-powered drive casters are perfect for applications requiring the movement [..]

Dr. Elmer Lee Takes the Full Metal Jackets Robotics Team to the FIRST® World Championships

May 22, 2018 By: Dallis Reynolds

Dr. Elmer Lee Takes the Full Metal Jackets Robotics Team to the FIRST® World Championships

ALBION, MI – In April 2018, the Concord Community Schools Full Metal Jackets Robotics Team completed in the FIRST® World Championships at Ford Field in Detroit, MI.  For those that don’t know, FIRST® stands for “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology.”  Known as the world’s leading child-serving nonprofit, advancing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), the program has evolved into a global movement by en [..]

How Force-Reducing Caster Wheels Can Increase a Company’s Bottom Line

May 22, 2018 By:

How Force-Reducing Caster Wheels Can Increase a Company’s Bottom Line

When you think of your bottom line, have you truly considered everything that goes into your expenses and earnings? Is employee injury having an impact on the amount of money spent on workers compensation claims? If this sounds familiar to you, it’s time to make a change. Force-reducing caster wheels not only reduce the risk of injury, but they can even enhance worker morale and productivity. [..]

How Ergonomic Casters Can Reduce Risk in the Workplace

May 15, 2018 By:

How Ergonomic Casters Can Reduce Risk in the Workplace

Industrial and manufacturing facilities come with their own inherent risks. Whether the risk involves injury to a worker or damage to a load, those risks are present every minute of every work day. Things like exertion and noise can be detrimental to workers’ health, which can be detrimental to your bottom line. Fortunately, with the right ergonomic casters, it is possible to reduce these risks, save money, and perhaps even boo [..]

How Caster Concepts’ Drive Caster Can Eliminate Risk and Increase Productivity

May 8, 2018 By:

How Caster Concepts’ Drive Caster Can Eliminate Risk and Increase Productivity

If you’re running a manufacturing facility, a warehouse, or any other type of company that requires the movement of exceptionally heavy loads from one location to another, you should always be on the lookout for technologies that can help eliminate risk while boosting productivity at the same time. One of these technologies is quite simple – it’s the casters that support and move your loads. Replacing these with drive caster [..]

Company Can’t Afford Downtime? Inspect Your Heavy Duty Casters Now

May 1, 2018 By:

Company Can’t Afford Downtime? Inspect Your Heavy Duty Casters Now

Your casters are vital components of your facility. After all, ensuring your casters are solid and up to the task of moving heavy loads can prevent injuries and catastrophic failures. If your company cannot afford the downtime associated with injuries or sudden caster failures, then it’s vitally important for you to inspect your heavy d [..]

Why You Should Consistently Inspect Your Heavy-Duty Caster Wheels

April 24, 2018 By:

Why You Should Consistently Inspect Your Heavy-Duty Caster Wheels

Though many of today’s heavy-duty caster wheels are designed to be rugged, maintenance-free, and long-lasting, regular inspections are vital to keeping your workers safe and your workplace productive. Here, you will learn more about the reasons why you should regularly inspect your casters, and you will also learn about what to look for during your [..]

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