As the Packaging Engineer for ExxonMobil Chemical’s Films Business, I have worked with Joe DiSabantonio and SPS Ideal Solutions for approximately 15 years. As suppliers of BOPP films to the converting industry we were presented with the unique challenge of designing a returnable packaging solution for very large converter size rolls of film.Read More
Engine racks play a crucial role in the automotive market. They are heavily relied on for transporting automotive engines from the manufacturer’s warehouse to the facility of automotive manufacturers for the final assembly.
Considering the demanding nature of their applications, these racks are built ruggedly using quality tested raw materials. Although engine racks are robustly engineered, they are prone to damage over years of service.
The goal of this blog is to throw some light on the possible damages that may hit your engine racks.
Your engine racks may collapse if it is exposed to any of the following damages.
Other than the aforementioned damages, the below listed are common factors that affect the durability and performance of engine racks.
Don’t Wait Until it is Too Late
Daily use, neglect, and careless storage adversely affect engine racks, leading to aforementioned damages. Due to a busy schedule, you may overlook the need of safeguarding these storage racks. However, the extent of the catastrophe in case of a collapse, is beyond imagination.
Hence, it is recommended to check the entire assembly from time to time. Ensure that every part is checked and inspected for corrosion, missing or damaged parts.
In case the parts are found faulty, provide appropriate repairs. If the damage is beyond repair, get it replaced immediately. This helps you ward off unanticipated collapse, which may lead to severe injury, loss of life and damage to property.
Damaged racks can be repaired by SPS Ideal Solutions, Inc.