Category Archives: Ventilation

Clean Air Solutions for Weld and Fume Smoke

Regulatory health organizations worldwide work to address the prevention of health risks associated with fumes and smoke generated during metalworking and other industrial processes. Exposure regulations and standards such as OSHA are rigorously enforced to minimize worker exposure to the hazardous contaminants present in weld and fume smoke. Ventilation is just one method of mitigating […]

Manufacturer Spotlight: Flextech Industries

Expansion joints and dampers are essential building components in the design of effective air handling systems. We partner with Flextech Industries for a wide range of quality, dependable dampers and expansion joints for a variety of industrial applications. Flextech offers a comprehensive line of heavy-duty, reliable louver dampers. These louver dampers are engineered to provide […]

Case Study: Natural Ventilation Creates a More Sustainable Environment for Wood Plant

Overview: Norbord Inc., an international producer of wood-based panels based in Toronto, Canada, needed a ventilation solution for their plant located in Guntown, MS. Air Solutions worked with Moffitt Corporation to design an effective natural ventilation solution that met the needs of the Norbord OSB plant.  Problem: At the Norbord OSB plant in Guntown, MS, […]

Efficient Delivery of High Air Volumes with Large BI Industrial Fans

Efficient Delivery of High Air Volumes with Large BI Industrial Fans Daniels Fans, a division of Cincinnati Fan, serves a variety of application needs with flexible line of standard industrial backward inclined bladed fans in both direct drive and belt drive. The BI backward inclined blowers offer high air volumes and high efficiency operation.

3 Benefits of Natural Ventilation

Increasing emphasis on sustainability and energy efficiency has made natural ventilation an attractive option for plant and facility HVAC design. Natural ventilation allows companies to use less fuel for heating and cooling, which in turn is better for the environment. These are not the only advantages provided by natural ventilation. Here are three additional natural […]

Effective Welding Fume Management for Large Scale Applications

It is essential to manage weld fume to promote worker safety and energy efficiency. In many cases, this is highly complicated due to the size or dimension of the part being welded. Additional challenges may include the layout of the facility, other equipment occupying space in the welding process area, and other work environment challenges. […]

Industrial Fans: Consider Cooling Needs before the Summer Heat is on

Was excessive heat a problem in your facility a problem last summer? If so, now is the time to think about a solution. High temperatures in your warehouse or manufacturing facility will have an adverse impact on the health and productivity of the people working in those areas. The condition of your capital equipment, materials, […]

Cyclone Collectors – Will a Cyclone System Meet Your Needs?

With the vast array of industrial dust collection options available, the process of deciding which choice is the best to meet your needs can seem overwhelming. If you are considering investing in one of the many cyclone collectors that are available, this article will help you determine if this type of dust collector is your […]

New SmogHog® Media Mist Collector is a PEACH of a System

When it comes to clean air solutions in tough environments like metalworking operations, there is no better known name than SmogHog®. Air Solutions is proud to partner with this trusted innovator in mist collection technologies for effective air cleaning and machine fluid recycling applications. The new SmogHog SHM is a self-contained mist collector that can […]