New SKF High Quality Roller Chains-Now Available in U.S.

SKF now offers high-quality roller chain for power transmission and conveyor systems in warehouses and manufacturing facilities.  IBT has been selected as a preferred supplier of the new SKF chain offering in the U.S. “For years, IBT’s customers have trusted SKF for their bearings and seals,” said Tim Zerger, Bearings and Power Transmission Business Group […]

Advanced Hydraulic & Electrical Training – Coming to Kansas City

Two important training courses are coming to Kansas City in February 2013. All classes are 100% satisfaction guaranteed. Advanced Electrical 102 Ideal for factory and maintenance technicians who specify, purchase, operate, or troubleshoot motor and drive systems.  Hands-on labs and knowledge review. You get to examine motors from front-to-back, and drives from inside-out. Participants gain […]

New Ultraviolet UV Lamps from Atlantic Kill Food and Airborne Bacteria

Affordable, new germicidal ultraviolet (UV) lamps from Atlantic Ultraviolet are now available to kill even the toughest food and airborne bacteria in warehouses and food production systems. Faster Delivery “These new lamps are as good as Siemens’, but ship faster, in under two weeks,” said Steve Navarro, Branch Manager at IBT in El Paso.  “In […]

It’s Time to Update Your Safety Program

Did you know that OSHA requires you to review and update your safety program at least once every year?  This includes documenting which employees participated in training sessions.  January is the perfect time to review your safety program—and make sure it is up-to-date. Who Needs a Safety Program? Any company that has hazards—such as electrical, […]

Circulation Fans From Schaefer — No More Stagnant Winter Air

Right now, warehouses and production facilities are filled with stagnant winter air.  That’s when your walls sweat with condensation—and employees can actually suffer from heat stress. Winter Air “It’s amazing how much stale air is circulating in winter,” said Gary Porter, the Safety and Warehouse Equipment Group Director for IBT.  He added that HVAC systems […]