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  • Fike Now Offers Clean Agent Fire Suppression Systems with Dupont FMm-200

    July 17, 2008

    Fike has announced that its global clean agent fire suppression system offering will include the use of DuPont FM-200 clean agent, beginning August 15, 2008. The use of FM-200 (ASHRAE name HFC-227ea) will not require engineering changes to Fike’s product offering, nor will it require any...

  • Dust Explosion Testing Mandated by New OSHA National Emphasis Program Performed by Fauske & Associates LLC

    June 10, 2008

    Dust explosions are a serious hazard in industries nationwide. They lead to the loss of production, plant/facility destruction, and personnel injury or fatality. In 2005, the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board issued a report stating that between 1980 and 2005, at least 281...

  • Low-Pulse, Twisted-Lobe Blowers

    May 27, 2008

    HeliFlow 616 and 624 blowers reduce noise levels by 4–7 dBa. With high overhung load capabilities of 13,500 in./lb, the durable units offer low pulsations with solid helical trilobe rotors while providing pressure to 15 psig, vacuum to 16 in. Hg, and airflow to 3200 cfm. Proprietary, smooth-...

  • Emergency Response Guidebook for Hazardous Materials Emergencies

    May 27, 2008

    The first release of the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) since 2004 is now available. The 2008 issue contains new information for first responders in the event of an incident involving hazardous materials. The Guidebook provides a consistent and standardized approach for handling hazardous...

  • Smooth Surface Rupture Panel

    April 29, 2008

    Untitled Document The metal vent reverse buckling (MVRB) rupture panel is designed to protect dust collectors, conveyor systems, dryers, and most other equipment that requires precise overpressure protection. With reduced nuisance failures, the panel life of the MVRB is longer than...

  • The Importance of Risk Management Programs in Explosion Protection and Prevention

    April 23, 2008

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  • Explosion Suppression Spotlight

    April 23, 2008

    Spark Detection Systems Booth 5205 – These systems reduce the risk of fires and explosions in pneumatic conveying systems by extinguishing sparks before they reach the filter. Sensors detect a spark’s infrared radiation and trigger a fine mist of water, extinguishing the spark without...

  • Kemutec's PPS-Related Inquiries Now Handled in U.S.

    April 14, 2008

    All of Kemutec Powder Technologies’ PPS-related inquiries within the North American market, including new system sales, customer service, testing, or spare parts, will now be facilitated directly through the company’s Bristol, PA location. Kemutec will continue to work with its staff in...

  • Blowers & Fans

    April 2, 2008

    Rotary Positive-Displacement Blowers Booth 2237 – The Q-series rotary positive-displacement blower line provides high efficiency, high pressure with low noise, 18-psi or 17-in.Hg dry vacuum, flow to 3400 cfm, and speeds to 4800 rpm. Features include precision helical gears that are keyed to...

  • Blower Packages

    April 1, 2008

    Untitled Document Available in 8- and 15-psig models, blower packages are custom-built to requirements for elevation, temperature, noise reduction, and application. Intermediate-pressure (15-psig) blower packages are designed for semi-dense-phase vacuum loading and pressure conveying...