Machine Guarding for Hydraulic Presses
To recommend and install a comprehensive safety solution for an older hydraulic press that was compliant with current CSA Z142-10 standards.
An standards compliant safety upgrade that included:
- Physical guarding
- Redundancy in monitoring
- PLC improvements, including the operator interface
- Control reliability to ensure that a successive stroke of the press would be prevented when a problem was detected, regardless of any component failure