At KIRK, we understand that interlocking logic and sequencing adds a layer to your project management that can take valuable time & money away from other project activities. So why not let the interlock experts design the logic and identify the interlock products for you? Find out more about how KIRK Applied Engineering Services can […]
Switchgear Application with Trapped Key Interlock Safety System
Protecting Personnel during Switchgear Maintenance
Within a substation, KIRK® trapped key interlocks are used to ensure the isolation of hazardous energy for several switchgear maintenance applications. Preventing the paralleling of two energy sources, ensuring a breaker is locked open (or closed) for maintenance operations, preventing the disconnection of breakers under load, and minimizing the potential of a hazardous arc flash are just a few applications where trapped key interlocks can be found.
Salvo loading dock safety systems prevent drive-aways during loading/unloading by interlocking the trailer’s air brakes with the dock door. This ensures that the trailer cannot depart until loading/unloading is completed and the dock door is locked closed. Salvo keeps your personnel and equipment safe by – eliminating human error.
Access Control in the Energy Sector Ensuring the safety of personnel and equipment when accessing hazardous energy areas is imperative. Within the energy sector, maintenance of electrical transmission and distribution equipment often involves multiple power sources to be isolated across the system before personnel can be assured it is safe to enter and they are […]
Warehouse and Logistics White Paper Kirk Key Interlock has over 80 years of experience in industrial safety across a wide range of sectors such as manufacturing, waste & recycling, concrete and warehousing. Recently, we have made use of this expertise and knowledge to produce a white paper on the changing landscape of warehouse safety in […]
Improve Safety & Efficiency of Lift Gate Trailer Loading at the Docks
Lift gate trailers Lift gate trailers are beneficial for shippers as they provide the means to load/unload shipments without the need for a loading dock. Trailers equipped with a lift gate can be loaded / unloaded by lowering the cargo to the ground on the lift gate and cargo can then be moved with the […]
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