Welding Smoke News

  • New York Firm Protects Workers from Exposure Hazards to Welding Fumes

    Of the more than 500,000 workers in U.S. that are involved in welding, cutting, and brazing, many are employed in occupations in New York City and the surrounding tri-state region.  These can be dangerous occupations according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) which reports that the risk from fatal injuries alone is more than four deaths per thousand workers over a ...


    By VOETS, LLC

  • Protecting Workers from Welding Fume Hazards in Puerto Rico

    In Puerto Rico and across the rest of the United States, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports that there are over 500,000 workers in a wide variety of industries that perform welding, cutting and brazing activities. These workers face potentially hazardous conditions that pose a unique combination of both safety and health risks according to the agency. The welding ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Welding Fumes and Exposure Concerns Discussed in New Video

    Today, the IAQ Video Network and Cochrane & Associates announced the release of their latest educational video.  Their newest production discusses hazardous fumes and gases that workers involved with welding could be exposed to on the job.  “While there are a number of potential hazards associated with welding, a major concern is exposure to welding ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Choosing a Stainless Steel Fabricator

    Stainless steel can be applied to many fields of work, which is why you see it quite frequently. There are many advantages when choosing stainless steel. A primary reason that people choose stainless is the fact that it contains at least 10.5% chromium, making it corrosion resistant. At the point when presented to air, a film of chromium oxide forms over the surface. This film is latent and ...

  • Innovations from Plymovent at Metalex

    At the Metalex in Bangkok Plymovent will show a wide range of professional products varying from mobile units, wall mounted units, extraction arms and fans. People can experience the added value of a cleaner and healthier working environment available by visiting the Plymovent booth. GoLine At the Metalex Plymovent will introduce the ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Come and see the innovations at the Plymovent booth at FabTech

    ControlPro One of these is the ControlPro. A new filter control system from Plymovent designed with you, the user in mind. The ControlPro has an intuitive touch screen interface that shows at a glance how the system is performing, what the system is doing now, will do next and how keep it working optimally. Experience yourself how simple it is to be informed and be connected. ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • The GoLine; Plymovent’s exciting new range of entry-level products!

    In November and December of this year Plymovent will introduce the GoLine; a complete new line of essential entry-level products. These basic level units will help complete the range of Plymovent products with keen pricing, Plymovent quality representing real value for money. The range consists ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Effective Plymovent extraction at the test stands of Nortek Global HVAC

    Nortek Global HVAC, formerly Reznor Europe, is European market leader in the development and production of high efficiency HVAC units for the industrial and commercial market. It has locations worldwide. Nortek Global HVAC Belgium NV located in Menen called on Plymovent to help implement an efficient extraction system for the fumes generated during testing of these gas-fired air heaters. Prior to ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce visits our factory

    Friday 10th of June, the Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce has organized a factory tour to Lamphun. The day started in the morning, visiting the Plymovent factory in Lamphun, located nearby Chiang Mai. The purpose of the visit was to show the new factory and production lines. The visitors could see that the Plymovent products like the ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • RoboVent Introduces Space-Saving Dust Collector for Robotic Welding

    Robotic welding facilities can now meet air quality regulations without losing too much floor space. RoboVent, the leading manufacturer of clean air technologies, created RoboVent Spire® to address the needs of robotic welding operations where space is at a ...


    By RoboVent

  • Even robots need clean air - Elmia welding fair

    The biennial Elmia Welding and Joining Technology fair was held from 10th to 13th of May in Jönköping, Sweden. Genano Solutions took part in this huge event for the Nordic welding industry. This year the fair had a record high participation rate with 1700-2000 participants every day during the four-day event. The theme this year was automation and digitalisation of the welding industry. ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Boliden Bergsöe AB prefered bag filter PFSC from ITK Envfront AB

    Boliden Bergsöe AB prefered bag filter PFSC from ITK Envfront AB to clean fumes from their lead resmelting furnace. Recently, Boliden Bergsöe placed the contract with ITK Envifront for delivery of a bag filter plant type PFSC with control - measurement and logging equipment type CPFE Control Manager. With the installation, which replaces an existing filter, increased ventilation ...


    By ITK Envifront AB

  • Exposure to manganese – and a few good reasons to protect yourself

    Manganese is a naturally occurring element. Normally, it is part of the human diet and good for you when consumed in moderation. However, manganese becomes airborne during welding and other industrial processes and inhaling manganese causes serious health problems. Exposure Manganese (Mn) is added to several different metals to improve their ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Welding halls of the future – how to get rid of welding fumes and save energy

    Nordic Welding Expo starts tomorrow in Tampere! During the expo, you have the chance to follow many interesting talks. Hans Brunila from Genano Solutions Ltd and Markku Lilja from Engineering Office Äyräväinen Ltd are keeping a joint talk on the welding halls of the future. The talk concentrates on removing welding ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Talk 16.3.2016: Welding halls of the future - how to get rid of welding fumes and save energy

    Nordic Welding Expo starts tomorrow in Tampere! During the expo, you have the chance to follow many interesting talks. Hans Brunila from Genano Solutions Ltd and Markku Lilja from Engineering Office Äyräväinen Ltd are keeping a joint talk on the welding halls of the future. The talk concentrates ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Free consultation – book your meeting time at Nordic Welding Expo now

    Genano Solutions offers free consultation for air purification in welding halls and metal workshops during the Nordic Welding Expo, held 15.-17.3.2016 in Tampere. You have a great opportunity to present your indoor air quality questions and challenges to our team of experts. We are at your disposal at stand A120. Book your meeting time ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Free consultation - book your meeting time at Nordic Welding Expo now

    Genano Solutions offers free consultation for air purification in welding halls and metal workshops during the Nordic Welding Expo, held 15.-17.3.2016 in Tampere. You have a great opportunity to present your indoor air quality questions and challenges to our team of experts. We are at your disposal at stand ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Nordic Welding Expo in Tampere, 15.-17.3.2016

    This March, we are participating The Nordic Welding Expo, held in Tampere, Finland. Nordic Welding Expo is the largest welding fair in Nordic countries. It is now held for the sixth time. Update for those in welding, joining and cutting Nordic Welding Expo offers most recent information in the field for those ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Plymovent sponsors MX3D to print a 3D steel bridge

    Plymovent contributes its clean air and filtration expertise to the first bridge project of its kind in the world! Designed by Dutch designer and artist Joris Laarman, MX3D will 3D print the construction of a metal bridge to be placed in the center of Amsterdam. MX3D, a highly innovative Dutch start-up company, invented an ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Welding Safety Series

    Hi there! We are starting a new series of blog posts, concerning welding safety. This is a critical topic for all workplaces that have welding in their premises. Welding – as well as plasma cutting and metal processing – release large numbers of fine particles in the air. Some of them are as small as nanosized and can be inhaled deep into the lungs. Ultrasmall ...


    By Genano Solutions

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