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  • Dust Explosion Reported at Landus Co-op Grain Facility

    August 13, 2018

    Officials said a bearing malfunction may have caused a grain dust explosion last Friday afternoon at a Landus Cooperativefacility in Templeton, IA that prompted the response of several area fire departments, news organization CBC Online reported  The blast occurred in a grain leg as a...

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  • Wm. W. Meyer Names Fergus Keane National Sales Manager

    August 7, 2018

    Wm. W. Meyer and Sons announce the addition of Fergus Keane as national sales manager. Keane is an accomplished sales and business development expert who brings over 20 years of experience in relevant fields.  Most recently, Keane served as vice president of Smico-Symons Screeners and A&J...

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  • Van Tongeren Unveils Line of Industrial Cyclones

    July 31, 2018

    Van Tongeren America has unveiled a line of industrial cyclone separation systems. Specified to separate dry particles from a stream of air or other gas and remove momentum, the cyclones are custom-engineered for dust collection, particle classification, and/or material recovery to achieve maximum...

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  • Dust Collector Fire Damages Kentucky Furniture Plant

    July 27, 2018

    Fire departments from several counties responded to a fire at a Kentucky furniture production plant and retail store on Friday morning that left several structures with heavy damages, several local news organizations reported.  Crews responded to Rocky Top Log Furniture & Railing in...

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  • Howden Roots LLC

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  • Capturing a Fugitive

    July 13, 2018

    The word “fugitive” has a negative connotation, particularly in the industrial world, where there is nothing good about a fugitive product, especially a dust. There needs to be a way to round up these fugitives. Fugitive dust collection is a noble cause for many reasons: industrial...

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  • Honeyville Metal Inc

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  • Reducing Dust in Bulk Bag Unloader

    July 3, 2018

    Sterling Systems & Controls’ line of bulk bag unloading systems is now available with integral dust containment. The integral dust containment system provides operator access to the bag spout for connecting a new full bag or disconnecting an empty bag, within a dust containment box....

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  • Camfil APC Offers Dust Explosion Prevention Consulting

    June 20, 2018

    The potential for a combustible dust explosion is a reality in many industrial manufacturing operations – especially within a dust collection system. That's why Camfil APC offers a range of consulting and technical services to help keep operations in compliance and employees safe. NFPA...

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  • The Clock is Ticking! Are You in Compliance with NFPA 652?

    June 20, 2018

    There have been too many dust flash fires and explosions in the process industries. The new standard, NFPA 652, on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust is designed to stop this – but are you compliant? Most powders handled in industry can form explosible dust clouds if particle size is small...

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