DAVIES VALUE PROPOSITION (DAVIES SAVIES™)

Davies Wear Side Only Attachment Systems Enables Faster, Safer and Simpler Wear Plate Change-Out.

Quick Removal

no nuts, wear side only removal, no hot works

Less
Labour

internal access only, faster removal, reduced bolts and plate count

Bigger Plates

stronger bolts, integrated lifting and clamping

Safer Handling

integrated lifting and clamping, internal access only

No Hot Works

no corroded nuts, no welding, no arc air gouging

Less Downtime

less prep, faster removal, internal access only, reduced bolts and plates

WEAR PLATE NUMBERS IN THE MINING INDUSTRY

The figures below provide an overview of the wear plate industry size in Western Australia and the scale of direct and indirect costs incurred by the industry using current wear plate maintenance practises. Davies is working closely with an increasing number of customers to implement wear side only attachment systems to reduce these labour costs and downtime by up to 80% across the mining industry.

Annual Figures for Western Australia Mining Industry

ANNUAL SPENDING
~$100 MILLION
~80,000m2 of wear plates need changed-­out per year
ANNUAL LABOUR COST
~$80 MILLION
~500,000 man hours to remove and install wear plates per year
ANNUAL LOST PRODUCTION REVENUE ~$1,000 MILLION
150,000 hours downtime for wear plate change-­out per year