Author: Helen Olsson

Get the Most from Your CMM Machine with These Tips

October 21, 2019 Off

Automation helped rescue North American manufacturing at a time when the entire industry was threatened by competition unleashed by globalization, which could produce goods in factories with cheaper labour costs and fewer regulations.  CMM machines can be operated by humans or computers, and they scan parts or objects in order to determine if they’re flawed.…

By Helen Olsson

What Are The Best Timbers For Decking?

October 11, 2019 Off

If you are planning a new terrace in your garden, timber decking is an obvious choice, as the timeless elegance of solid wood takes some beating. Obviously, the timber you choose must be very durable and able to handle the harsh Australian climate, and with that in mind, here are some of the most popular…

By Helen Olsson

How to Handle a Vacation Gone Wrong

August 21, 2019 Off

The last thing you want to think about before taking a vacation is all the ways it can go wrong. But everyone from novice travelers to digital nomads recommends this disaster brainstorming technique. Knowing how you’d handle an emergency abroad means you won’t be left in the lurch in case it actually happens.  If you…

By Helen Olsson