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April 18, 2024

Sanitary Piping Maintenance: Best Practices for Dairy Farmers

Maintaining the sanitary piping systems in a dairy farm is crucial to ensure the quality and safety of the milk produced. Proper maintenance not only prevents contamination but also extends…
Process Piping
March 22, 2024

The Role of Mechanical Contractors in Ensuring Compliance in Process Piping

In the complex landscapes of chemical, oil, gas, and manufacturing industries, process piping systems form the vascular network crucial for the smooth and efficient transport of fluids, gases, and semi-solids.…

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Are you in need of reliable and expert mechanical contracting services? Look no further than Midsouth Mechanical Contracting! With our years of experience and a dedicated team of professionals, we are your go-to partner for all your mechanical contracting needs.

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When you choose Midsouth Mechanical Contracting, you can trust that you are partnering with a reliable and trustworthy company that is committed to your success. We value our clients and prioritize their satisfaction above all else. Your project will receive our undivided attention, and we will work closely with you to understand your unique requirements and deliver customized solutions that align with your goals.

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March 11, 2024

Charleston International Airport Expansion

Charleston International Airport (CHS) is poised for a significant transformation, thanks to a recent $23 million funding injection—the largest Airport Improvement Program (AIP) Congressionally directed spending in the US Senate.…
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February 21, 2024

Georgia: A Hub for Food Processing & Beverage Manufacturing

Georgia stands at the forefront of the food processing and beverage manufacturing sectors, a testament to its rich agricultural heritage and innovative industrial practices. This burgeoning industry not only bolsters…
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February 4, 2024

Choosing the Right Millwright Partner

In the intricate world of industrial operations, the role of a millwright is indispensable. These skilled professionals are the maestros behind the installation, maintenance, repair, and relocation of industrial machinery.…
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January 28, 2024

Pioneering EV Manufacturing in Blythewood, SC

In a landmark move for the automotive industry and mechanical contracting sector, Scout Motors Inc. has initiated the groundbreaking of its electric vehicle (EV) plant in Blythewood, South Carolina. This…
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January 20, 2024

Predictive Maintenance: Extending the Life of Industrial Equipment

In the realm of industrial operations, the longevity and reliability of equipment are paramount. Predictive maintenance emerges as a cornerstone strategy, distinguishing itself by its ability to foresee and address…
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January 14, 2024

Compliance and Safety in Food Manufacturing Through Mechanical Expertise

In the food and beverage industry, the remanufacturing process is not just about transforming ingredients into products; it's about doing so in a way that upholds the highest standards of…
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January 6, 2024

University of Alabama’s $300 Million Construction Boom

This summer, the University of Alabama is set to undergo a transformative phase with construction projects valued at a staggering $300 million. This ambitious initiative aims to significantly enhance the…
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December 20, 2023

Revamping Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, a bustling hub known for its impressive scale and high passenger traffic, is undergoing significant renovations, particularly in Concourse D. This project not only symbolizes…
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December 4, 2023

The Role of Process Piping in Ensuring Industrial Safety

In the complex space of industrial operations, process piping plays a crucial yet often understated role in ensuring workplace safety. This network of pipes, valves, and fittings is pivotal in…
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November 20, 2023

Preparation Tips for a Hassle-Free Machine Moving Experience

When it comes to relocating heavy machinery, thorough preparation is key to ensuring a smooth, efficient, and hassle-free experience. Machine moving, a specialized task requiring precision and expertise, can be…
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November 10, 2023

5 Essential Tips for Effective Process Piping Maintenance

Effective maintenance of process piping systems is crucial for ensuring operational efficiency, safety, and longevity in industrial settings. Regular and proper maintenance can prevent system failures, costly downtime, and safety…
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November 5, 2023

Challenges and Solutions in Heavy Machinery Cleaning

Heavy machinery cleaning in industrial settings is a task that combines the need for thoroughness with the challenge of handling complex and often delicate machinery. This process is crucial not…
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November 3, 2023

Rivian’s Groundbreaking Expansion: A New Era of EV Manufacturing in Georgia

Rivian, the innovative electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, has recently marked a significant milestone in its growth journey. The company has finalized a major land deal in Georgia, acquiring 1,800 acres…
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October 28, 2023

Customized Mechanical Contracting Solutions for Specialized Food & Beverage Production Needs

Mechanical Solutions for the Food & Beverage Industry In the dynamic world of food and beverage production, one size does not fit all. Especially in the realm of artisanal foods…
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October 10, 2023

The Role of Mechanical Contractors in Defense Projects

In the world of defense, where precision and reliability are not just valued but vital, the role of mechanical contractors is indispensable. Specialized in precision engineering and reliable mechanical contracting,…
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October 4, 2023

Athens’ New $126M Classic Center Arena Nears Major Milestone

Athens, Georgia, a city already vibrant with culture and history, is gearing up for a new addition that promises to redefine its entertainment landscape. The Classic Center Arena, a $126-million…
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September 9, 2023

Process Piping in Carbonated Beverage Production

Fizz, pop, and that refreshing burst of effervescence - carbonated beverages have a universal appeal that transcends borders and cultures. From the bustling streets of New York to the quaint…
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September 1, 2023

Understanding the Role of Process Piping in Textile Dyeing and Finishing

The textile industry is a vibrant tapestry of processes that transform raw fibers into the dazzling array of fabrics we see around us. Central to this transformation is the dyeing…
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August 20, 2023

Upholding Rigging Safety Standards

In the bustling city of Atlanta, the importance of adhering to safety protocols in crane and rigging operations cannot be stressed enough. Recent events have underscored the critical need for…
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August 11, 2023

Expert Tips for Choosing the Right Steel Erection Contractor

Embarking on a steel erection project is a significant investment that demands careful consideration, particularly when selecting the right contractor. Your choice of contractor can directly influence the project’s success,…
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August 3, 2023

Governor Kemp Announces Further $2B Investment from Hyundai Motor Group and LG Energy Solution in Georgia

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp heralded a significant economic advancement for Bryan County, with Hyundai Motor Group and LG Energy Solution (LGES) amplifying their investment by an…
July 18, 2023

Leidos Opens New Manufacturing Center in Charleston County, S.C.

Fortune 500 tech powerhouse Leidos announced its decision to inaugurate a new operation in Charleston County, South Carolina. This $31.7 million venture is projected to generate up to 170 employment…
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July 15, 2023

7 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Working with a Mechanical Contractor

A mechanical contractor plays a pivotal role in the design, installation, and maintenance of various mechanical systems within residential, commercial, and industrial settings. These specialists work on everything from HVAC…
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July 12, 2023

The Essential Guide to Machine Guarding: Protecting Workers and Enhancing Productivity

Introduction From factories to workshops, machinery is an intrinsic component of our production landscape. The efficiency and speed they bring are unmatched, but so are the potential risks they pose.…
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July 6, 2023

Yakult Selects Georgia for Second Production Facility

Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp today proclaimed that Yakult U.S.A., a front-runner in the Japanese probiotic beverage industry, has decided to establish its second U.S. facility in Bartow County. This…
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June 23, 2023

Alabama Mechanical Contractor: Your Reliable Partner for Pulp and Paper Industry Projects

Enviva Inc., a sustainability-focused company based in Bethesda, Maryland, recently achieved a significant milestone by commencing construction on a wood pellet plant in Sumter County. A ceremony was held at…
June 7, 2023

Alabama’s Auto Industry: Leading the State’s Exports After a Quarter Century

Alabama's burgeoning auto industry, a vibrant engine of the state's economy, has been making waves in the global market for 25 years. Today, it stands as the state's top export,…
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June 2, 2023

Future Trends in Process Piping: What to Expect

As industries continue to evolve and technology advances at a rapid pace, process piping systems are not immune to change. From improved efficiency to enhanced safety measures, the future of…
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May 20, 2023

South Carolina Boosts Meat Processing: Over $3.4 Million Granted for Expansion

In a proactive step towards boosting the local economy and supporting job creation, the South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) recently announced a significant grant for beef processing facilities in…
automotive partsIndustry
May 9, 2023

Chatham County to Host $76 Million Manufacturing Facility

The Governor of Georgia, Brian Kemp, recently unveiled plans for a significant boost in employment opportunities in Chatham County, a testament to the region's thriving industrial sector. Seoyon E-HWA, a…
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April 18, 2023

Preventing Corrosion in Your Piping System

Corrosion is a common and potentially costly problem that can affect the performance and longevity of your piping system. The deterioration of pipes due to corrosion can result in leaks,…
electric vehicle chargingIndustry
April 3, 2023

The Role of Mechanical Contractors in the Growth of Automotive Manufacturing

The automotive manufacturing industry is experiencing a major shift as electric vehicles (EVs) continue to gain popularity and demand increases for more sustainable transportation options. Mechanical contractors play an essential…
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March 30, 2023

Manna Capital Partners to Invest $600 Million in Alabama Beverage Hub

Manna Capital Partners has announced plans for a massive $600 million investment to create a state-of-the-art beverage production hub in Alabama. The development, known as the "Alabama Foodplex," will encompass…
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March 10, 2023

North Georgia Experiences Job Growth with New Poultry Processing Facility

North Georgia is witnessing an economic boost with the construction of a new poultry processing plant in Murray County. The facility, operated by Harrison Poultry, is expected to generate approximately…
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March 5, 2023

Sanitary Pipe Materials: A Comprehensive Guide

Sanitary pipes play a crucial role in a wide range of industries, ensuring the safe and efficient transportation of liquids and gases while maintaining the highest level of cleanliness and…
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March 1, 2023

Spartanburg Courthouse Achieves Milestone with Final Beam Installation in Steel Structure

The construction of the new Spartanburg County Courthouse has reached a significant milestone with the successful installation of the final steel beam, a crucial component in the structural framework. This…
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February 20, 2023

South Carolina to Welcome $2 Billion Investment from EV Maker Scout Motors

Scout Motors Inc., the company credited with introducing the SUV in 1960, has announced plans to build its first manufacturing plant near Columbia, South Carolina. The $2 billion investment has…
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February 12, 2023

Spartanburg County Welcomes $130M Investment from Milo’s Tea Company

Milo's Tea Company, a 76-year-old national beverage company based in Alabama, has announced that it will invest over $130 million to build a new manufacturing and distribution facility in Spartanburg…
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February 6, 2023

How to Find the Best Piping Contractor in Spartanburg: A Step-by-Step Guide

If you're in need of a piping contractor in Spartanburg, it's important to find a reputable and reliable professional to ensure that your project is completed to your satisfaction. But…
January 22, 2023

The Importance of Sanitary Piping in Food and Beverage Processing

Sanitary piping is an essential component of the food and beverage processing industry. It is responsible for transporting raw materials, intermediate products, and finished products throughout the production process, and…
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January 10, 2023

Latest advancements in process piping

Process piping is an essential component of many industrial and manufacturing processes, delivering fluids, gases, and other materials from one location to another. Over the years, advances in technology have…
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January 4, 2023

Designing & Fabricating Chilled Water Systems

Chilled water piping is an essential component in many commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings. It is used to distribute chilled water from a central refrigeration plant to air handling units,…
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December 20, 2022

Industrial Cleaning Requires Mechanical Expertise

Industrial cleaning refers to the cleaning of industrial facilities, such as factories, warehouses, and manufacturing plants. These facilities often require specialized cleaning equipment and techniques to ensure that they are…
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December 11, 2022

The Importance of Machine Guarding

Machine guarding is a crucial aspect of workplace safety, as it helps protect employees from accidents and injuries that can be caused by the operation of machinery. The purpose of…
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December 4, 2022

Key Mechanical Contracting Services

Mechanical contracting refers to the construction, installation, and maintenance of mechanical systems in a variety of settings, including commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. These systems can include heating, ventilation, and…
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November 9, 2022

Georgia Welcomes Battery Production Facility to Supply EV Manufactures

The new electric battery plant in Bartow County, Georgia, is an exciting development for the local community and region. The collaboration of Hyundai and SK, two South Korean companies, to…
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October 7, 2022

Georgia-Pacific Announces $425 Million Investment in New Manufacturing Facility

Georgia-Pacific announced plans to invest $425 million in a new manufacturing facility for its Dixie brand. The company said the investment will create more than 220 jobs in Jackson, Tennessee.…
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October 4, 2022

Birmingham, Alabama hosts electric vehicle summit

The Drive Electric Alabama EV Summit gathered electric vehicle (EV) experts, thought leaders, and policymakers in Alabama. The event was designed to get ahead of the anticipated surge of EV…
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August 25, 2022

Hyundai Expands Production at Its Montgomery, AL Facility

Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) has announced plans to build its hybrid version of the Santa Fe sport utility along with the first Electrified Genesis GV70 SUV at its Montgomery…
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July 7, 2022

$40 Million Investment to Modernize Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

The Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is set to receive a $40 million investment that will go towards modernizing the airport. This is great news for the City of Atlanta and its…
June 29, 2022

Medical Manufacturer to Invest $62.5M in Georgia Facility

Boston Scientific, a leading medical device manufacturer, is investing $62.5 million in a new facility in Georgia. The investment will create nearly 500 jobs in the state. The new facility…
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May 22, 2022

Hyundai Finds New Home in Savannah for Automotive Manufacturing

Hyundai Motor Group has confirmed that it will build an electric vehicle assembly and battery plant near Savannah, Georgia. The facility is expected to cost around $5.5 billion and could…
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April 28, 2022

Quality-Assured Process Piping Systems for Pharmaceutical Needs

Process piping is a vital part of any pharmaceutical company's production process. The pipes used in these processes must meet stringent requirements in terms of both quality and sanitation. In…
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April 17, 2022

Rivian Automotive Manufacturing Brings New Jobs to Atlanta Area

The announcement of Rivian Automotive’s new manufacturing plant in Atlanta has been met with both enthusiasm and skepticism from locals in the area. At over $1.5 billion in state and…
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March 5, 2022

Huntsville Growth Brings New Projects

The City of Huntsville, already Alabama's largest city, is experiencing a lot of growth lately. Many new businesses and projects are popping up all over the city boosting "The Rocket…
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February 22, 2022

Mechanical Contractor Ready to Support the Port of Savannah

Savannah Port Sets New Shipments Record The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) is now the fourth-largest container port in the United States. That's thanks to the Port of Savannah setting a…
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February 11, 2022

5 Common Machines Used in Automotive Manufacturing

There are a few different types of machines that are commonly used in automotive manufacturing. Conveyor belts move parts and materials around the factory, robots weld and assemble parts, CNC…
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January 28, 2022

Huntsville’s heavy machinery movers

The city of Huntsville, Alabama is famous for being the Rocket City. During World War II and up until the present day, space technology has been a major part of…
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January 5, 2022

Experienced mechanical contractor providing Huntsville with process piping services

Huntsville, Alabama, is home to several large food processing facilities. Food and beverage manufacturing provides jobs and contributes to the economy. Process piping contractors play a vital role in the…
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August 15, 2021

Food & Beverage Manufacturing: Machines that make it possible

The machines that power food and beverage production Most people probably don’t put too much thought into where their food comes from or how it was processed, packaged, and delivered…
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March 11, 2021

Millwrights and Pipe Crew Getting the Job Done in McDonough, Ga

McDonough's Go-to Mechanical Contractor Midsouth Mechanical is currently working on a project in McDonough, Ga. McDonough, Ga is only 30 miles away from the Atlanta area and is home to…
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November 10, 2020

What to look for in a professional welder

Things to Look for in a Professional Welder Steel fabricators and welding service providers are essential in any construction project as they bring your ideas into reality. They function as…
November 5, 2020

A Look into Lean Management

So, what is lean management? Lean management is an approach to running a business that focuses on continuous improvement. Lean looks to eliminate waste by looking at a process and…
Tool Box Tuesday
November 2, 2020

Working in Winter Conditions

Working outside in the winter can be a dirty job, but many of us must do it. Are you ready for safe winter work? Here are some reminders about dressing…
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October 28, 2020

Understanding the important role of millwrights

What is a Millwright Millwrights are not just found in power plants and factories anymore. They're a vital component of our modern society, repairing machinery across many industries from construction…
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October 22, 2020

Midsouth Mechanical provides Columbus, GA with reliable, cost-effective process piping

Providing Columbus, GA with reliable, cost-effective process piping Process Piping and Plumbing can be complex concepts to define especially in the absence of in-depth information to effectively differentiate. To most…
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October 21, 2020

Rigging- Greenville, SC

For companies requiring overhead lifting operations, taking steps to avoid crane failure is critical to ensuring the safety of workers and overall efficiency of operations. No matter the specific industry…
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October 15, 2020

Atlanta’s Go-To Rigging Contractor

Midsouth Brings Safe, Reliable, and Affordable Rigging Services to Atlanta If you work in the rigging and lifting industry you know that, when lives are on the line, close is…
October 14, 2020

Industrial Piping Services – Atlanta, Ga

Did you know that not every pipe in your building is a plumbing pipe? The distinction depends on the type of equipment connected to the end of the pipe. For…
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October 9, 2020

5 Things You Should Do to Ensure Contractor Safety

So your property is undergoing renovations, the technicians are on site for the annual window cleaning of your high-rise building, or maybe you’ve started construction of a brand-new hotel.  What…
Piping Services
October 8, 2020

High Quality Pipe Welding

Pipe welding is utilized all around the world in diverse industries. A variety of pipe sizes and material grades are joined to manufacture components of various shapes and lengths –…
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October 6, 2020

Heavy Equipment Operation

Heavy equipment is used on many kinds of work sites all around the world. This equipment is highly effective for the job it was designed to do, but it can…
Rigging and Machinery Moving
October 2, 2020

Machinery Movers in the Southeast

At Midsouth Mechanical, we have over 18,000 square feet of warehouse space available to hold equipment and machinery while we are moving to repair or rebuilding your equipment. Midsouth Mechanical…
Piping Services
October 1, 2020

Process Piping – Atlanta, GA

Since 2000 Midsouth Mechanical’s largest division has been the process piping division which was a key element in propelling Midsouth into other areas outside of the southeast with projects such…
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September 29, 2020

Safety Tips for Those in the Field

1) Be Aware of Your Surroundings This step requires knowing the hazards of your job or workplace. Once you have learned these risks, you are able to keep clear of potentially hazardous…
Tool Box Tuesday
September 26, 2020

Forklift Safety

Forklift accidents are often responsible for creating costly delays, potential lawsuits, and stressful work environments. However, the human cost of forklift misuse is far greater. An estimated 85 people die…
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September 25, 2020

5 things to look for when selecting a mechanical contractor

When it comes to selecting a mechanical contractor for your next project, it's important to choose a company that has the experience, skills, and expertise to deliver high-quality work. With…
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September 21, 2020

Industrial Chillers Take the Advantage

Industrial process chillers are a great way to transfer heat from one location, while keeping your operations area cool. They're an efficient and cost-effective solution for any industry that requires…
September 16, 2020

4 of the Most Common Welding Hazards to Be Aware of

When working on or repairing industrial equipment, it is crucial that you realize the four biggest welding safety hazards.   The most common welding hazards include: BurnsElectrocutionFumes and GasesFire and…
Rigging and Machinery Moving
September 11, 2020

The Benefits of Millwright Services – Atlanta, GA

Industrial millwright services have been around for a long time. The “mill” in millwright comes from the original purpose of the position. Specialized workers were needed for flour mills, sawmills,…
Piping Services
September 8, 2020

7 Features Of A Quality Prefabrication Shop

Fast, efficient project delivery is the goal for everyone involved in a construction project. Prefabrication, where certain building system components are assembled offsite and then transported to the construction jobsite, is an…
Tool Box Tuesday
September 3, 2020

Safety Reminders When Operating a Forklift

Forklifts are among the most useful vehicles in any industrial workplace. However, to prevent life-threatening accidents, trained and experienced operators must use them with utmost caution. OSHA statistics indicate that…
Process Piping
September 2, 2020

Material Must Haves for HVAC Piping

HVAC piping delivers hot water, cooled water, refrigerant, condensate, steam, and gas to and from your HVAC components. Its effectiveness is largely influenced by the materials used to make it. So…
Tool Box Tuesday
August 28, 2020

Surviving the Heat

The heat is not finishing with us in the South and we need to focus on heat safety for those who work outdoors. Below we have provided a few tips…
Tool Box Tuesday
August 27, 2020

What is a JHA and Why Do We Use Them?

Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) is a way to help workers focus on accident prevention by writing down the steps, possible hazards, and controls for any specific job. A JHA can…
August 21, 2020

7 of the Most Common Accidents in the Mechanical Industry

Accidents, by definition, are unintentional consequences to an action or behavior. However, by no means does this mean that accidents cannot be preventable, at least some of the time. As…
Millwright and Industrial Services
August 18, 2020

A Day in the Life of a Millwright

Millwrights work in factories, power plants and other industrial settings to move, assemble, install, or dismantle machinery. They are incredibly skilled at their job, understanding how several different machines work…
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August 10, 2020

How We Can Service Your Press

Do you have a press collecting dust and needing to be repaired? Midsouth’s press department can fulfill all your press repair needs. We can operate on an emergency basis and…
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August 6, 2020

What is preventive maintenance?

Preventive maintenance is an important part of ensuring your equipment works as it should, and prevents the likelihood that you'll have problems with unexpected issues in future. Inspecting for potential…
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August 4, 2020

What is Sanitary Piping?

An introduction to sanitary piping Sanitary piping design consists of several different elements. But perhaps one of the most important decisions made during this process is choosing the right material.…
June 25, 2020

Four Questions to Ask Your Custom Metal Fabricator

Quality welds are the key to successful metal fabrication. Every single weld is key to ensuring structural integrity and longevity. Without sufficient welding quality control, mistakes can compromise the entire…
Tool Box Tuesday
June 22, 2020

Hazards in the Workplace

Every single day we are faced with hazards whether that is walking out of our house in the morning or during the tasks we complete at work. For a workplace…
Tool Box Tuesday
June 9, 2020

Why is Hearing Protection so Important?

Hearing protection is essential when noise exposures can't be controlled at their source. Both earplugs and earmuffs provide a physical barrier that reduces inner ear noise levels and prevent hearing…
moving a mechanical pressUncategorized
June 1, 2020

Buying vs. Renting Heavy Machinery

Weighing whether to buy or rent heavy equipment can be a big decision for your company, with many benefits to both options. It’s important to take the time to weigh…
May 18, 2020

Why Should You Become a Pipefitter?

In performing their duties, pipefitters use saws, cutting torches, and pipe threaders to cut, thread, and hammer pipes to desired specifications. They weld, solder or cement joints on pipes and…
Tool Box Tuesday
May 14, 2020

The Importance of the 5S Method

The 5S concept might sound a little abstract at this point, but, it’s a very practical, hands-on tool that everyone in the workplace can be a part of. 5S involves…
Piping Services
May 11, 2020

What is Process Piping?

Process piping is used to convert liquids, chemicals and fuels into a usable product. Pipes directing water through an industrial factory wouldn't be considered process piping but if the raw…
May 6, 2020

Getting to Know Midsouth Mechanical

Midsouth has been in the mechanical contracting and industrial contracting for over 31 years. In February of 1989, Charles Arrington opened the doors of Midsouth and stepped into the textile…
Rigging and Machinery Moving
May 4, 2020

Women Who Weld

These days there are more opportunities in the trades for women. For women looking for a new career or considering switching fields, welding is an especially promising industry. When it…