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CST Mining values James Technologies CST Mining Group has been a long-time client of Jamestech, for good reason. Mr Alan Jolly, senior electrical maintenance supervisor for the company’s Lady Annie operations in Queensland, said, “we have been using the services of Jamestech since 2007.” “Our primary role with Jamestech has been electrical ...
James Technologies delivers sweet training results   After working with Jamestech for more than five years, Wilmar Sugar, the largest raw sugar producer and refiner in Australia, recently turned to the labour, engineering and training specialists for a high voltage training plan. Wilmar, formerly known as Sucrogen, has eight sugar mills in Queens...
James Technologies adds value The team at Jamestech has worked with staff at the Ernest Henry Mining for more than a decade, and there is no question the team added value to the project. Jamestech provided electrical and instrumentation labour hire to Ernest Henry since 2000, and also delivered electrical contracting projects and a camp upgrade ear...
Short Circuits and Fault Levels An overview, in electrician’s terms, with some examples Basics The basic electrical theorem (Ohm’s Law) says the amount of current that will flow through a short circuit depends on two variable values, 1. the system voltage and 2. the connected total impedance of the current flow path from the source to the point...
By Rebecca Macfie – New Zealand Listener| Published on March 10, 2012 | Issue 3748 The commission of inquiry into the Pike explosion has uncovered a company that was deaf and blind to its own failings. Photo Mark Mitchell/NZH The balance-of-probabilities explanation of what happened at Pike River coal mine at 3.45pm on November 19, 2010, was ...
P&ID’s (Piping And Instrumentation Diagrams)  are schematical diagrams showing piping, equipment and instrumentation connections within process units. When the instruments are used for the measurement and control of industrial manufacturing, conversion, or treating processes, the term Process Instrumentation is applied and when the meas...
All Employers strive to create a safe workplace for workers and eliminate unsafe conditions. The root-cause of most workplace accidents is unsafe acts rather than unsafe conditions. Unfortunetly most investigations find the workers involved in the incidents had become complacent about safety. They’d gone on “autopilot” and stoppe...
Am I sure my business has kept up with legislative change? Am I relying on “What we, have always done is…”? Am I exposed, should something go wrong? What should I do next?   Over time the Acts and Regulations governing or applying to the use and maintenance of equipment in the work place have changed. New requirements have been added, ne...