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Uniguard Machine Guard at Calcium Carbonate Mine

Another Uniguard Machine Guard sold by CPE. This time in a calcium carbonate mine in MA.

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Uniguard Training Presentation at Precision Electric Motor Works

Uniguard training presentation hosted by owner/president Peter Zielonka of Precision Electric Motor Works, Inc.

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Measuring for Machine Guarding Solutions at Corrosion Products & Equipment

Corrosion Products & Equipment, a distributor of sealing devices and specialty process piping products along with engineered valves, needed custom machine guarding solutions.

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Uniguard Barrel Mounts on Motors at AB Industrial

AB Industrial now employs Uniguard Barrel Mounts on MOTORS for 360 OSHA guard protection of virtually ANY electric motor driven long coupled machinery.

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OSHA’s Top 10 Citations for 2018

OSHA reports and distributes this list of the top 10 cited standards after inspections of workplaces. Take steps to address and fix any hazards and be ready for the OSHA inspectors while keeping your workers safe. Most Cited Violations of 2018 1. Fall Protection (1926.501) 2. Hazard Communication (1910.1200) 3. Scaffolding – General Requirements (1926.451) 4. Respiratory Protection (1910.134) 5. Control […]

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Uniguard Coupling and Stuffing Box Machine Guards for Goulds 3196 Pump

Sizing up new Uniguard coupling and stuffing box guards for dozens of Goulds model 3196 ANSI pumps at a heavy industrial plant as well as 3 huge tapered belt guards too heavy to lift and several custom vertical panels guards.

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Worker at New Bedford Seafood Processing Plant Dies

For the second time in five years, a worker at the Sea Watch International seafood processing plant in New Bedford has died after getting caught in machinery, according to the Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health. William Couto, 63 of Acushnet, was injured Jan. 2 after his clothing was entangled in a running motor, […]

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Oil Bath Uniguard (Chain and Sprocket)

When it comes to custom designs for Uniguard Machine Guards, there are a lot of options not often considered. This chain guard is designed to house a chain and sprocket setup and the metal bottom half is serving the purpose of a lubricant bath/collection tray. This allows for the chain to stay constantly lubricated and […]

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Tapered Belt Machine Guard for Paper Mill

I received these tapered belt guard photos that were recently installed at a paper mill customer located in the northeast. “we love the way the new guard looks, light weight and easy to install”. To find your closest distributor go to https://www.uniguardmgc.com/distributors/  

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Tapered Belt Machine Guards for Power Plant

This is the 1st of 17 tapered belt guards to be installed at this power plant I visited earlier this year. The maintenance manager was concerned with the weight of his metal guard and lack of room to access the equipment. We provided maintenance lubrication access points from both the front and the end of […]

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