Our Effox-Flextor brand is the world leader in the design and manufacturing of heavy-duty utility and industrial dampers and expansion joints for use in solid fuel combustion and exhaust systems, with more than 50 years of industry experience. Around the globe, our dampers and expansion joints are being used in systems that clean polluting emissions and contribute to reducing greenhouse gases. We are known for our commitment to quality. We offer engineered-to-order solutions that meet the most demanding specifications for the world’s most stringent customers.
- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Water and Wastewater
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- Year Founded:
Effox Inc. and Flextor Inc. were merged on August 1, 2008 and are now the Effox-Flextor division of CECO Environmental. The company began operations in 1907 as the Kirk & Blum sheet metal company which today is one of the largest sheet metal manufacturers in the United States and celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2007.
CECO Environmental is a multi-division company focused on the design and manufacturing of component equipment used in environmental and flue gas handling applications. We have an expert staff of engineers and highly skilled welder assemblers in numerous locations in the United States, Canada and China.
Combined, Effox-Flextor is the world leader in heavy-duty utility and industrial dampers and expansion joints with more than 50 years of industry experience. We are focused on the design and manufacturing of heavy-duty dampers and expansion joints for the demanding requirements of today’s market. Around the globe our dampers and expansion joints are being used in systems that clean polluting emissions and contribute to reducing greenhouse gases. We are known for our commitment to quality.
Every Effox-Flextor product is designed and manufactured to the engineered specifications of our customers and we are a major supplier to the largest names in the industry. Our employees pride themselves on maximizing the value customers derive from Effox-Flextor products. They achieve this by maintaining leadership in technical expertise and quality so as to meet customer requirements, on time, with the most cost effective design
Our mission is:
'To design and supply dampers and expansion joints for large flue gas handling systems in power generation and pollution abatement and other heavy industrial applications'.
At Effox-Flextor we are committed to the long-term success of our products and the complete satisfaction of our customers.
All Effox-Flextor fabrication is performed according to strict Quality Control procedures.
The quality norms we are using include:
- AWS (American Welding Society)
- CWB (Canadian Welding Bureau)
- ISO 9001:2008
We are also members of the following trade associations:
- ABMA (American Boiler Manufacturers Association)
- ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
- FSA (Fluid Sealing Association)
Effox-Flextor offers in-house, non-destructive testing using approved and certified testing methodology. In-house Quality Control staff include a full-time on-site Welding Inspectors (CWI) and full time quality control staff.