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Transport Jobs In The Oilfield Industry

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Oil has been a booming business for a long time, and it’s no wonder that oil companies are constantly in need of highly qualified and experienced employees. For those in the transportation sector, finding employment in the oil industry provides plenty of excellent career opportunities. Here is a look at some of the most important transportation jobs among the oilfields and what those types of jobs entail. Truck And Semi Drivers Drivers of large semi trucks are responsible for moving important equipment, tools, and supplies to and from...

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Choosing The Right Gravel For A Paver Installation Project

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Whether you’re making a patio or a walkway, installing pavers can be a great alternative. In order to create a smooth, stable structure with pavers, though, you’ll need gravel for the foundation. The gravel used in construction applications like this is usually created from crushed limestone that is ground up to make it small and reasonably uniform in size. Here’s a look at what you should know about the different textures and how they can help you with your paver installation. Fine-Textured Gravel Fine-textured gravel...

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Four Reasons Why You Should Still Provide Workers With Hearing Protection, Even When Compressors Are Enclosed

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If you’ve recently replaced your rotary screw compressors with new versions that are enclosed in cabinets, you might have told your workers that hearing protection is no longer required all of the time. The compressor cabinets manufactured today can reduce ambient noise to levels that are quieter than your average dishwasher. Yet you shouldn’t get rid of the hearing protection just yet. Here are four reasons why you should still give your workers industrial hearing protection even when they work with enclosed compressors. Lower...

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Stay On The Road And Maximize Your Freedom – Advantages To Owning Your Own Heavy Truck

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For many people in the trucking industry, the attraction to the position was based on the freedom that comes with being able to set your own schedule and head off on adventures into the unknown. However, if you don’t own your own truck, the reality may be very different. Being subject to the schedules and requirements of others can greatly restrain your enjoyment and leave you searching for alternate methods of securing your career. Below, you’ll find a guide to some of the advantages of owning your own heavy truck. Hopefully,...

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Why Every Small Business Contractor Should Consider Equipment Rental

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As the owner of a small construction business, you likely have had to turn down projects due to not having the right equipment. You may also feel that you will have to limit the contracts you consider based on the fact that larger equipment can be very expensive. If this sounds like your current situation, you should consider the reasons why small business contractors should use equipment rental. Increased Services A business with a limited number of equipment options will likely have a limited number of service options as well. If you have...

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