Dust Control News

  • Rotork SPI keeps plant control systems reliably informed of manual valve positions

    Refinery operators have a pressing requirement to improve the efficiency of flow control in their plants and they want to know from the Distributed Control System (DCS) if valves are open or closed. In a typical refinery, 10% of valves are actuated and 90% are manually operated. This poses a serious problem for end-users if the DCS does not accurately know how many manual valves are opened or ...


    By Rotork

  • WKC Group Presents at IAIAsa

    WKC Group Partner, Marc Blanché, recently attended the 3-day International Association for Impact Assessment South Africa (IAIAsa) 2017 conference, held in the Western Cape.  The theme of this year’s conference was “Inspiring integrated environmental management: crafting innovative ...


    By WKC Group

  • Do you have dust problems?

    Watch this video about Ferrosolf 9918 which is an excellent solution for dust control applications with an environmentally friendly approach. Get in contact with us. For more information please visit our dust control ...


    By Kurita

  • Discover Dynalco Magnetic Pickups for Your Business

    In industrial environments, we work with big machines and large pieces of equipment. These bulky devices are responsible for large jobs, and all of this size and space tends to have industrial business owners thinking in terms of big ideas. However, these pieces of industrial equipment run on some very small parts. It is just as important for a business owner and machine operator to understand ...


    By IndustrialZone

  • A new OSHwiki article highlights the risks and hazards of process-generated contaminants

    Process-generated contaminants can be generated as emissions from combustion processes, abrasion and/or other processes that physically or chemically degrade or otherwise modify the starting material(s), e.g. degradation/composting of organic materials. Such emissions are generally complex and variable mixtures of substances that are generated by processes or activities and are incidentally ...

  • Fibox wins with a Knock Out!

    Fibox has the industries only UL listed, NEMA 4X, JIC sized, non-metallic enclosure with pre-scored knock-outs. Glen Burnie, MD Fibox is proud to announce that now select ARCA Enclosures are now available with pre-scored knock-outs! Sized at ¾ and ½ inches these pre-scored knock-outs provide easy modification in the field or factory floor while still retaining its' ...


    By FIBOX Enclosures

  • Lufft launches VS20k Sensor to measure visibility up to 20 km

    Measurement technology manufacturer Lufft announced the official launch of the VS20k. This is the first Lufft visibility sensor on the market that can measure at distances of up to 20 kilometers, thus making it particularly suitable for meteorological applications or airport monitoring. It’s an addition to the Lufft VS2k visibility sensor with a range of 2 km. The right technology to ...

  • Mobile shredding plant special offer

    What are you waiting for? You want some more convincing arguments!? If so, then to start with, here is a detailed description of the plant: The two mobile shredding plants, mounted on a rolling platform are equipped with a hydraulic two shaft shredder H480/2-1000 (45 kw). The cutting gear measures 1000 x 800 mm. Also included is the feed conveyor (which is placed on ...

  • White Paper Discussing Dust Control during Construction and Remediation Projects Coming Soon

    Recently, Bad Axe Products, LLC, commissioned a white paper to benefit the construction, restoration, remediation, and commercial cleaning industries. Michael A. Pinto, CSP, CMP, Chief Executive Officer of Wonder Makers Environmental, Inc., was tasked with creating a document that would clearly define effective methods for particulate control in the indoor environment. Mr. Pinto was ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Workshop focuses on dust protection and monitoring

    Ashtead Technology, TSI and the Health & Safety Laboratory (HSL) recently collaborated to deliver a workshop focusing on the environmental and safety hazards presented by dust and other particulate matter. Alan Hasson and Josh Thomas from Ashtead Technology provided an overview of the justification for dust monitoring in the workplace, and Nicholas Baxter from HSL described the requirements ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Hansford Sensors launches new intrinsically safe vibration monitoring connection enclosure

    Hansford Sensors, the leading global manufacturer of high performance industrial accelerometers, has launched a new intrinsically safe connection enclosure for industrial and process vibration monitoring. The HS-ICE enclosure provides a compact, self-contained terminal to take readings from accelerometers via portable data-collectors. The multi-channel unit can be configured from 1 to 24 ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • A New Year – Used machines!

    Because we want to save space and transport during our move to Igling, we are offering 25 of our used plants under special conditions! Our used plants have got feelings and want to be used and so that they don´t just gather dust and pass on out of sadness you should have a quick look at our website and see if you can find the equipment that can help you fulfill your needs. All plants have ...

  • New modification of VIY3-700 GPR: VIY3-700h

    The new GPR has the name of VIY3-700h The main difference from standard VIY3-700 GPR is in the flexible handle with small odometer wheel. That innovation makes the device a very helpful tool for manual sounding of walls, concrete constructions etc. The main features of the new measuring wheel: Unlike standard  VO-20 odometer, this one is bidirectional, that ...


    By Transient Technologies LLC

  • ANDRITZ to supply tissue machine with the world’s largest steel Yankee to Brazil

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Carta Fabril to supply a PrimeLineST W22 tissue machine with steel Yankee and steam-heated hood for its mill in Anápolis, Brazil. Start-up is scheduled for January 2019. The PrimeDry Steel Yankee delivered by ANDRITZ has a diameter of 22 ft. and thus is the largest for tissue worldwide. The combination with the ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • PCB-Containing Caulk Found in Many Homes and Buildings

    Caulking is a common building material found in virtually all homes and buildings. The flexible material is used to seal gaps and joints to make them water and airtight.  Unfortunately, many caulking materials used in the past to build and renovate residential and commercial properties contained polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). According to research conducted by the U.S. Environmental ...


    By Clark Seif Clark Inc.

  • Engineering Complete For Gold Mine Dust Collector Contract

    Macrotek Inc., a global supplier of air pollution control equipment, announced successful bid of a dust collector system contract for a new gold mine in Eurasia. Macrotek will design and build two enhanced dust collection systems, including collectors with advanced filter media, support steel, a fan and stack. Engineering is currently complete for shipment scheduled in 2017. About ...


    By Macrotek Inc.

  • A cloud sensor measuring more than just clouds: The CHM 15k

    Atmospheric and non-atmospheric parameters in the air space challenge researchers, weather services and airports. Although these applications pursue different targets, there’s one sensor system, satisfying all of those users: the CHM 15k. It scans the atmosphere in heights of up to 15 km and detects clouds, ...

  • Brochure showcases products for dust, mist, fume collection

    Camfil Air Pollution Control (APC) has published a core products brochure that showcases the company’s dust, mist, and fume collection equipment for manufacturers. The 16-page brochure includes an overview of the company’s flagship lines of Farr Gold Series® dust collectors and HemiPleat® filters, including features, benefits, and applications. Also featured are the Handte EM ...


    By Camfil Ltd

  • Fire safety: prevention is better than cure

    Peter Streinik, UNTHA’s head of business unit waste, recently authored an article for Recycling Today. He was asked to look at the combustible nature of materials present within typical Energy from Waste (EfW) streams, and the extent to which this makes alternative fuel production plants vulnerable to ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • 25 Years of Success – Outokumpu Stainless DC Plasma Smelting Facility

    Design is not just what it looks and feels like. Design is how it works. Between 1982 and 1987, British Steel (Outokumpu today) made extensive investigations into the treatment of steel dust. Their research was far and wide and covered off many various methods of recycling, including alternative to plasma technologies. But, in 1985, they engaged Tetronics International to carry out a ...

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