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Aerovent Provides Effective Solution for Paper Exhaust

Overview: Proper airflow is critical to the paper manufacturing process. Exhausting gas from paper machines requires a high level of precision engineering. Typically, hoods for a paper machine’s drying section are situated within sheet metal enclosures to conserve heat. In most paper production facilities, a series of roof-mounted exhaust fans positioned above the dryer section […]

SmogHog® Installed in 1975 Still On The Job!

The Air Solutions team was amazed to discover that a SmogHog® installed 45 years ago only required a few component updates to continue running clean. When our team was contacted by a SmogHog owner who was experiencing trouble with their unit, we expected it to be an easy fix. The customer reported that the CFM […]

Air Solutions Expands Explosion Protection Line With Boss Products

Air Solutions is proud to announce the addition of Boss Products to our line of explosion protection solutions. Founded in 2012, Boss Products focuses on providing a comprehensive product line of integrated, energy saving fire and explosion protection components for the industrial filtration and process industries. Many industrial processes have combustible dust and thus the […]

Aerovent Provides Solution for Steel Manufacturing Plant

Overview: A Midwest steel plant needed a ventilation solution for their hot strip mill building where slabs of steel are rolled into steel coils. The plant produces carbon, stainless, and electrical steels; hot and cold-rolled steel; as well as aluminum-coated stainless steel. The hot strip mill building had been ventilated with upblast roof exhaust fans, […]

Explosion Protection and Prevention

The danger of explosions in industrial environments is a serious issue. Hazards largely center around the issue of combustible dust. It is important to understand how combustible dust originates and how to mitigate explosion risks with explosion protection and prevention equipment solutions. What is Combustible Dust? Combustible dust can be generated by processes involving metal, […]

Innovative New Air-Port Welding Hood

Imperial Systems Air-Port Eliminates Weaknesses of Standard Designs Welding hoods play an important role in controlling hazardous welding fumes in the work environment. While the traditional design of welding hood products has not varied significantly over time, the Air-Port, a new welding hood design developed by Imperial Systems, has brought a unique set of patent-pending […]

Air Solutions is Your Source for Industrial Noise Control

According to the CDC, “most hearing difficulty cases among workers (58%) were linked to loud noise on the job and could be prevented if the noise was reduced to safe levels.” They further estimate the twenty-two million workers are exposed to loud noise on the job each year. Industrial manufacturing environments must give increased attention […]

Air Knives Provide High Velocity Air for a Wide Range of Solutions

Paxton Air Knives deliver high velocity air and compressed air savings for rapid ROI in many applications Air knives provide an effective and efficient means for cleaning, cooling, and drying in industrial applications. Centrifugal blowers used in conjunction with these applications offer energy savings over the use of plant compressed air. Air Solutions partners with […]

Does Your Industrial Fan Need Replacement?

Facilities depend on industrial fans to provide process air and keep HVAC systems functioning properly. A variety of issues can occur with these fans, including complications from debris and dust build up to rust and corrosion. All of these issues can impact the performance of your fans and ultimately the health and productivity of your […]