Pipeline safety is a priority for everybody *Thanks to Torq Comm for this valuable industry insight. Oil, gas and other fuels and chemicals crisscross the continent and beyond through a sprawling system of pipelines under the privy of various operators. … Continue reading

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Ultra Torq will be a proud exhibitor at FABTECH Canada 2018, the country’s leading metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing event. We’ll be occupying Booth 1181 at the Toronto Congress Centre (South Building) from June 12 to 14, and we … Continue reading

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Safe hydraulic and pneumatic tool use on busy job sites Almost everyone working with tools has been hurt on the job or knows someone who was injured. Most safety incidents that occur while using hydraulic or pneumatic torque wrenches can … Continue reading

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How Does a Bolt Tensioner Work? Tension is the stretch or elongation of a bolt that provides the clamping force of a joint. A bolt and nut are designed to act together as the internal threaded fastener (nut) is tightened … Continue reading

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No more bolting pain! Do you have bolting headaches? We have a painkiller for you. When you buy something, you don’t just want the object you bought, but the outcome it creates. We don’t buy painkillers because taking pills is … Continue reading

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The right tool can earn your business far more than the tool’s purchase price We can tell you all day how good our products are, but don’t take our word for it. Let the results speak for themselves. An established contractor … Continue reading

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Torque verification is vitally important… If you ever doubt that verifying the correct residual load in each and every bolt is key in industrial bolting applications, read on. On December 24th 2015, a three year old wind turbine collapsed across … Continue reading

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Torque tool care to keep your tools in accurate working condition. Taking good care of your tools helps extend their lives and stops the business from replacing them so soon. Daily care in operation and regular maintenance is a smart … Continue reading

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The holidays are approaching quickly and we wish the best of the season to your family. As 2017 comes to a close, we like to look back at the year and revisit the content you liked best. Why you NEED … Continue reading

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Torque wrench storage and other basics you might have forgotten. Let’s get back to basics. There are essentially 8 fundamentals any torque wrench user should know. These 8 fundamentals: Extend the life of your tools, saving you money. Improve workflow, … Continue reading

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