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Electric compressors - the future of mobile machine airconditioning?

Posted on 15/05/2017

Engine driven airconditioning compressors were first readily installed to mobile air conditioning in vehicles when a company called Packard started installing "Bishop and Babcock Weather conditioners" to vehicles in 1939. Engine driven A/C compressors utilise a belt that is driven off the motor to turn the compressor over to pump the refrigerant around the airconditioning system...Read more >>

Diesel Particulate Matter and why we need to avoid it

Posted on 28/10/2016

Earlier this month the Cancer Council Australia released an article which has created a few shock waves throughout the transport industry. Whilst airborne particulates such as asbestos...Read more >>

Remote Airconditioning Charging - Earthmoving Equipment Focus

Posted on 07/10/2016

Safety in mining has come along leaps and bounds since the "early days" of tank tops, shorts and thongs. Whilst mining is still in essence a dangerous job, the risk avoidance procedures that the mining industry has taken upon itself...Read more >>

Sigma Anti-Idling System

Posted on 12/08/2016

Saving costs has never been as important in the mining industry as it is now. With the end of the mining construction boom, there is a large amount of pressure on reducing costs and downtime whilst still delivering production totals...Read more >>

What To Look For When Buying Truck Air Conditioning Parts Online

Posted on 16/12/2015

If you need automotive air conditioning parts, where you get them can be just as important as the actual parts you buy. By choosing a trusted supplier, you'll have a better chance of getting the parts you want, need, and expect. ..Read more >>

Common Truck Air Conditioning Problems

Posted on 02/12/2015

Your truck air conditioning is very important, because it helps protect you from the heat of a Perth summer. Of course, your auto air conditioning isn't going to keep you comfortable if it doesn't work the way it should. ..Read more >>

Buying an Engel Portable Fridge

Posted on 26/11/2015

Engel portable fridges are popular in Perth because they possess a reputation for reliability and efficiency. It's not just about the fridge, though. It's also about where you buy that fridge and the kind of service and support you get from the company. ..Read more >>

Auto Air Conditioner Tips You Should Know

Posted on 17/11/2015

To keep your truck air conditioning or mining air conditioning running properly, you need the right auto electrical parts. One of the best tips to consider when you may need auto electrical repairs or maintenance to your air conditioning system. ..Read more >>

Don't Take A Chance On Your Auto Electrical Repairs

Posted on 11/11/2015

Getting your automotive air conditioning repaired is very important, especially in the heat of a Perth summer. When the scorching temperatures make it uncomfortable on the roads and the jobsite, it's very hard to get anything done unless you can be cooled down. ..Read more >>

A Portable Fridge Can Make Your Job Site A Cooler Place

Posted on 04/11/2015

There are many great ways to stay cool and comfortable on the job, like the right truck air conditioning or mining air conditioning. There's more to it than just comfort in the cabin, though. ..Read more >>

Tips For Cooling Your Truck More Effectively

Posted on 28/10/2015

The right automotive air conditioning can make a big difference when the weather is hot. The summer heat in Perth can be scorching, and if you drive a truck you will find that being able to cool. ..Read more >>

How To Choose The Best Auto Air Compressor

Posted on 26/10/2015

The most important thing about your auto air conditioning is that it works right, all the time. While anything can break without warning, there are plenty of things you can do to reduce the risk of problems. ..Read more >>

Air Conditioning Troubleshooting Tips

Posted on 23/10/2015

One of the first things to check if your truck air conditioning is having a problem is the filter. Air conditioning systems are dependent on a couple of things. They need coolant that circulates properly. ..Read more >>

Things To Know About Air Conditioning Maintenance

Posted on 22/10/2015

Maintaining your air conditioning system is vital during the hot summer months, but you don't want to neglect the system in winter, either. Just because you aren't using it as much during that time. ..Read more >>

You Can Get A Great Waeco Fridge From Lyons Air

Posted on 07/10/2015

When you are on a jobsite, one of the things you need in the heat of summer is cold drinks. You also need to be able to keep your snacks and other food cold, so it stays good until it's time to eat. ..Read more >>

Buying Automotive Air Conditioning Parts Online The Right Way

Posted on 30/09/2015

When you need parts for your automotive air conditioning, you know that it is important to get parts that are going to work the right way, and have a proper warranty on them. ..Read more >>

Why Choose OEM Parts

Posted on 18/09/2015

There are many ways to get parts for your truck and mining equipment air conditioning, or for your construction and earthmoving equipment, but many of the parts you can buy are aftermarket. ..Read more >>

Air Filtering Is Vital In Mining Equipment

Posted on 09/09/2015

Mining can be dusty, dirty work, especially in the extreme heat of the summer months. With that in mind, there are some important issues to consider. One of the most significant is the air filtering that the equipment has. ..Read more >>

Electrical Issues? Get Them Fixed Before They Become Serious

Posted on 03/09/2015

If one or more of your mission-critical pieces of equipment begins to exhibit signs of electrical issues, the importance of getting those small problems fixed before they become bigger (and much more expensive) ones cannot be overstated enough. ..Read more >>

Getting what You Need To Keep Earthmoving Equipment Running

Posted on 27/08/2015

If you've operated earthmoving equipment for your business, you know exactly how hot the cab can get in an instant - particularly during those warm summer months of the year. ..Read more >>

Keeping Your Cab Comfortable All Year Round

Posted on 19/08/2015

Having air conditioning in the cab of your truck or heavy equipment is important all year round. The heat of the summer can really make things uncomfortable - and even dangerous - when you don't have the option of air conditioning, but it's often useful in the winter months, too. ..Read more >>

Air Conditioning Not Working? Get It Fixed, Quickly And Easily

Posted on 14/08/2015

Having your air conditioning stop working is upsetting. Unfortunately, it's not just an aggravation. It can also be very dangerous if you don't have air conditioning in the cabin of your vehicle during the summer months. ..Read more >>

Trouble Finding Parts? Lyons Air Conditioning Has Them For You

Posted on 11/08/2015

When you have mining equipment, construction equipment, big trucks, or what you need for earthmoving, it's important to have the right parts to keep the air conditioning running in them. Especially during the brutally hot summer months, you can't let your employees work without some air conditioning in the cabin of their vehicle ..Read more >>

How To Choose The Right Fridge For Your Needs

Posted on 31/07/2015

Choosing the right fridge doesn't have to be difficult, but you'll want to make sure you get the one that's going to work for you. Your company's needs may be different from what is required by other companies. Portable fridges can be an excellent way to stay cool and comfortable on the job, and ensure that you have cold water and other drinks available to you at all times ..Read more >>

Mining Means Dust - And You Need Proper Cabin Pressurisation

Posted on 29/07/2015

It's no secret that mining is a dirty, dusty job. The summer heat and the rugged terrain of most mining operations combine to create a lot of dust and debris in the air. If you don't have the proper cabin pressurisation in your mining equipment's cabs, you could be breathing in all that dust. ..Read more >>

The Importance Of Servicing Your Truck's Air Conditioning In Winter

Posted on 22/07/2015

The use of HC refrigerant has been a hot topic for some time, but a recent court case has brought it more fully into the spotlight. The case involved a $3,000 fine and $690 in costs for a mechanic who was careless about the use of HC refrigerant. That carelessness resulted in an explosion that destroyed a customer's car, many of their belongings, and..Read more >>

HC could see you in court

Posted on 08/05/2015

The use of HC refrigerant has been a hot topic for some time, but a recent court case has brought it more fully into the spotlight. The case involved a $3,000 fine and $690 in costs for a mechanic who was careless about the use of HC refrigerant. That carelessness resulted in an explosion that destroyed a customer's car, many of their belongings, and..Read more >>

The Wittenoom Wasteland

Posted on 06/05/2015

In and around the now-condemned town site of Wittenoom, the "blue ghosts" of the past still haunt the area. The blue asbestos that was mined there for over 30 years continues to kill people through the insidiousness of mesothelioma. The children of the miners are ..Read more >>

Fatigue on the Road: Causes and Solutions

Posted on 01/04/2015

As commercial auto electricians in Perth, Lyons Air works with all kinds of clients whose jobs require time on the road: people in transport, earthmoving and mining. Many of our clients have fleets of cars, trucks or specialised equipment, and we keep the .. Read more >>

Heat Stroke: Six Ways to Avoid it

Posted on 30/03/2015

In the past few weeks, we’ve talked a little bit about heat illness: the unpleasant and potentially deadly consequence of physical overheating. From what it is to the levels of severity, we’ve laid out how to identify heat related illness, how it affects the body and how it can progress .. Read more >>

Lower Your Risks With Regular Maintenance

Posted on 26/03/2015

Lyons Air Conditioning is a full service company specialising in mobile air conditioning, including auto air conditioning, truck air conditioning, mining air conditioning and more. We offer airconditioning and refrigeration equipment for sale .. Read more >>

Heat Stroke: What it is

Posted on 20/03/2015

We are experts in installing, repairing and maintaining mobile and temporary air conditioning systems, including truck air conditioning, auto air conditioning and mining air conditioning. We can even design air conditioning for unusual, compact and remote spaces .. Read more >>

Brand Profile: Red Dot

Posted on 05/03/2015

Every so often, we’ve been featuring posts about companies in our supply chain, respected partners whose products we install or offer directly to our customers in Western Australian transport, construction and mining. .. Read more >>

Four Levels of Heat-Related Illness

Posted on 26/02/2015

Western Australia is always hot during the summer. Add a heat wave on top of that, and it’s nothing short of dangerous. When going to work means ‘out of the frying pan and into the fire’, the health implications can be serious. As a whole, these problems are .. Read more >>

Let Us Equip Your Office Trailers and Cool Rooms

Posted on 19/02/2015

Most of our customers at Lyons Air Conditioning like to put us to work on their mobile equipment, truck and automotive air conditioning systems. We specialise in air conditioning, pressurisation and ventilation for vehicles and mining, earthmoving and construction equipment .. Read more >>

Worksafe’s Advice on Mining Air Conditioning

Posted on 17/02/2015

Every employee and contractor has the right to expect a working environment that is as safe and comfortable as the job allows. At minimum, that means attention to health and safety on the part of the employer. If workplace risks can’t be eliminated, then they should be approached with awareness and minimised as much as possible. .. Read more >>

New Truck Air Conditioning Regulation To Take Effect

Posted on 22/12/2014

If you work in trucking, then you’re familiar with Hot Shot services. These are express freight transport runs where trucks with two drivers stay on the road all day and night, reaching their far-away destination as quickly as physically possible. They’re a great option, and they’re very popular. .. Read more >>

The Recent Perth Truck Explosion: Why It Won’t Happen To Our Clients

Posted on 17/12/2014

In April, the refrigerant-contaminated air in the cab of a truck caught fire and severely injured the driver and passenger. The scariest thing is that it could have been much worse. They were driving slowly down a suburban street in Perth at the time.. Read more >>

Dust Issues in Mining

Posted on 21/08/2014

Mining is a dangerous job, and while tunnel collapses and other violent accidents make the national and international news, most people are less aware of dangers that take a longer time to cause injury and loss of life. Read more >>

Civil and Mining Expo (CME 2014)

Posted on 17/03/2014

Lyons Airconditioning have been the industry leaders in automotive airconditioning for over 20 years and from the 9th of April until the 11th of April we will be displaying a number of our major products and services at the Civil and Mining Expo Read more >>

Auto Air Compressor

Posted on 20/01/2014

The sun is beating relentlessly on your cab as you speed through the outback with a load of ore. Things are getting hotter and hotter and finally you realise that the air Read more >>

A Waeco Fridge For Your Truck

Posted on 22/01/2014

Waeco was founded in 1974 based on a single, very useful innovation: a battery-operated refrigerator. Waeco mobile refrigeration products were Read more >>

Is Your Truck Air Conditioning Failing?

Posted on 18/12/2013

You are a WA trucker. You are hauling loads between clients and towns, to and from mines and all over the wilds of Western Australia. You are driving in some of the world is most punishing heat, and it seems to be getting worse every year. The ground Read more >>

Air Conditioning For Mining Equipment

Posted on 22/11/2013

You are travelling between Tom Price and Paraburdoo. You look out to one side of your cabin. All you can see is scrub and red dirt. You look out the other side. Same again. The sun, beaming down with full intensity. "How does life survive out here?" you ask yourself. In the distance you see a Read more >>


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