Author: climaxportable

Maintaining mining and heavy construction equipment is crucial for contractors to maximize up-time and profits. Off-site repairs can delay projects and hurt profitability. That's where CLIMAX comes in. CLIMAX offers on-site repair and maintenance machines, reducing downtime and keeping equipment like tractors, loaders, excavators, and cranes...

Successful CAT 8200 Dragline Repair with CLIMAX Line Boring Machines Hamm Equipment in Wyoming, USA, successfully used four CLIMAX BB5000 and one BB7100 5 in. (127 mm) line boring machines to align and remachine the hoist motor pinion bores and pedestal carriers on a CAT 8200 Dragline. Our line boring machines support...

BORTECH, the leading manufacturer of orbital auto welders, offers unique standalone welders for both internal and external welding. Designed for speed, efficiency, and productivity, these portable welders are ideal for both field and shop repairs. Our standalone auto bore welders come with a wide variety of accessories to...

FABICK CAT, based in Missouri, USA, faced a significant challenge with a Cat 773 Off-Highway Rock Truck that required repair. To address this, they turned to the hydraulic-powered CLIMAX PM4200 portable mill to repair and remachine a strut mount on the massive truck. The CLIMAX PM4200 portable mill offers a...

It’s been almost eight months since S.F.E. Group, based in Houston, Texas, acquired CLIMAX. By combining forces, our company now offers the world’s most extensive range of highly engineered industrial tools for portable machining, cutting, orbital welding, and specialized fabrication. Our Brands: “S.F.E. Group is excited to announce this...

Atlas Machine & Supply out of Kentucky, USA, took this picture from the AOD ring in the melt shop at a Very Steel Mill in Kentucky. The CLIMAX LM6000 liner/gantry mill was the perfect machine to repair the badly damaged seat areas that had been welded. The work...

Our customers often have common questions when planning end prep work with tube or pipe beveling tools. Erica Jackson, Product Sales Manager for H&S TOOL, has been in the portable machine tool business for over 15 years. We asked her to highlight the five most frequently asked...

"It has been over 30 years since CLIMAX produced its first circular mill. "Over those years, we've continued to refine our milling technology, making these tools known for their precision and accuracy," said CLIMAX Corporate Vice President of Sales and Marketing - Americas, Dave Baker. "CLIMAX...

Wire-flip is a common frustration that can happen to even the most seasoned welders. It can cause project delays, result in poor quality, and create an enormous headache for whoever encounters this unfortunate situation. Tom Boucher, a veteran CLIMAX application engineer and welder, provides the...

Advanced Portable Machining, based in Calmar, Alberta, Canada, repaired a 192-inch (4876.8 mm) support ring inside a vessel 5 feet (1524 mm) down. The ring was overlayed with stainless steel and needed to be machined down to specification. Foot supports were built as the CLIMAX CM6200...