Norbar Case Studies

Case Studies

Learn a little more about how Norbar provided solutions in multiple industries using their products, technicians and services!

Byrnecut

Byrnecut

Many businesses such as Byrnecut engaged Norbar to produce a solution to bolting issues encountered when fastening break packs on MT6020 articulated dump trucks.
Belly Dumpers

Belly Dumpers

Norbar was approached by a major player in the rail industry to assess and make recommendations on how to better their practices for opening the trap doors on belly dumpers carrying gypsum ready for processing and to ship offshore.
Stacker Reclaimer Slew Ring Bearing Bolts – Using ultrasonic measurement technology to improve tensioning accuracy

Stacker Reclaimer Slew Ring Bearing Bolts – Using ultrasonic measurement technology to improve tensioning accuracy

Most sites will rely on torque tightening or hydraulic bolt tensioning (stretching) to control the bolt load of slew ring bearing bolts.
FastLock Quick Wellhead Connector

FastLock Quick Wellhead Connector

The fastlock system uses a simpleGrip weldless surface casing connection system leverages a unique slip connection technology to simplify well head installation without the need for special tooling.
Class 1-5 Valves

Class 1-5 Valves

Class 1-7 valves are tested topside with hydraulic or pneumatic tools, they are predominantly ROV tools or bulky pneumatic tools used to actuate valves when equipment is undergoing service/repairs.
Elimination of Exciter Motor Bolting Failure

Elimination of Exciter Motor Bolting Failure

Exciter motor hold down bolts fail for several reasons, but our extensive experience demonstrates that these can be eliminated if the pre-load is correct.
Grinding Mills Structural Critical Fasteners

Grinding Mills Structural Critical Fasteners

Grinding Mills Structural Critical Fasteners. Using Ultrasonic Measurement technology to improve tightening accuracy and bolt life.
T 46 Locomotive Cordless Baring Tool

T 46 Locomotive Cordless Baring Tool

Norbar was approached by a rail maintenance facility at Nebo to develop a method of barring engines of GT46 Locomotives in the field.
HT3 Multiplier and ETO Reaction Arm for Qantas

HT3 Multiplier and ETO Reaction Arm for Qantas

Norbar was approached by Qantas to provide a reliable and safe solution to reduce the physical strain and time required to undo their Boeing 787-wheel nuts.
Sulzon Wind Turbine Base Tensioning Down Motor Bolts Original Set-Up

Sulzon Wind Turbine Base Tensioning Down Motor Bolts Original Set-Up

CS-23 Wind Power Application. Product Used: Custom Designed B3S EziJac.
Terex Jaques G35DA236 Crusher Mantle Nut

Terex Jaques G35DA236 Crusher Mantle Nut

Saving time and improving safety with a hydraulic head nut.
Hitachi Cylinder Assembly

Hitachi Cylinder Assembly

Torquing bolts on hydraulic cylinders. Hitachi are a trusted name within the mining industry.
Norbar Solutions for Industrial Valve Actuating

Norbar Solutions for Industrial Valve Actuating

Industrial valves are used to regulate the flow of liquid, gas, aggregate and slurry.
EziTite Hydraulic Nut for Bucyrus Eire 1370 Dragline Safety Rope Tensioners

EziTite Hydraulic Nut for Bucyrus Eire 1370 Dragline Safety Rope Tensioners

The Saraji mine is an open pit coal mine located near Dysart in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
Upgrading Equipment for Optimum Performance

Upgrading Equipment for Optimum Performance

Norbar helped upgrade equipment for optimum performance using the PneuTorque PTM tool. Balancing weight, speed and accuracy in torque tools.
Reclaimer Slewing Ring Bearing Bolts

Reclaimer Slewing Ring Bearing Bolts

Using ultrasonic measurement technology to improve tensioning accuracy and bolt life.
EziTite Hydraulic Nut for Vibratory Screen Motor Bolts

EziTite Hydraulic Nut for Vibratory Screen Motor Bolts

Maintaining bolt tension in vibrating equipment.
Railcar Dumper Refurbishment

Railcar Dumper Refurbishment

Norbar Technical Services - contracting experienced crews to mitigate time budget blow-outs.
Mill Liner Bolting Services – NTS

Mill Liner Bolting Services – NTS

Elimination of Mill Liner bolt failures.
Streamlining Gas Wellhead Servicing Operations

Streamlining Gas Wellhead Servicing Operations

Improving safety and efficiency of routine wellhead maintenance. Made possible thanks to the Norbar Torque Wrench.
SPL508 Reaction Plate for Komatsu Dump Truck 930E

SPL508 Reaction Plate for Komatsu Dump Truck 930E

Norbar worked on a custom solution for Komatsu. Safely accessing and torquing deeply recessed rear wheel bolts using a reaction plate.
Flight Extruded Plastics – Extrusion Die Adjustment

Flight Extruded Plastics – Extrusion Die Adjustment

Improving the ease and efficiency of torquing numerous bolts.
Crane Turret Head Bolt Torquing

Crane Turret Head Bolt Torquing

Crane Turret Head Bolt Torquing Accurately Torquing difficult-to-access crane turret assembly bolts.
Accurate Measurement of Breakout Torque of Pressurized Valves

Accurate Measurement of Breakout Torque of Pressurized Valves

Using an EvoTorque Battery Tool & Norbar Engineered-to-Order, Severn were able to accurately measure breakout torque of Glocon Ball Valves.
EziTite Hydraulic Head Nut for Evolution Mining Cone Crushers

EziTite Hydraulic Head Nut for Evolution Mining Cone Crushers

Improving safety and efficiency of Mining equipment maintenance.
Bombardier Flexity E-Class Tram Intermediate Coupler Installation

Bombardier Flexity E-Class Tram Intermediate Coupler Installation

Bombardier Flexity E-Class Tram Intermediate Coupler Installation. A Customised solution for torquing of bolts with obstructed access.
OneSteel Recycling Mobile Shear Bolt Torquing

OneSteel Recycling Mobile Shear Bolt Torquing

Using a torque wrench, torque multiplier and reaction arm, Norbar was able to accurately torque shear bolts for OneSteel Recycling.
SPL541 Reaction Arm for CAT Mining Trucks 789/793/795 /797

SPL541 Reaction Arm for CAT Mining Trucks 789/793/795 /797

Learn about how Norbar Torque Tools worked on a customised solution for torquing Cat truck strut assembly bolts.