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Dust & Fume Extraction

BOFA launches fume extraction industry’s first training academy

BOFA International has launched what is thought to be the fume extraction industry’s first ever training academy. The BOFA Academy will enable participants to select modular online training to suit their requirements – whether to increase their knowledge about the important role fume…

  • 17/03/2020

Casella’s Dust Detective: Low key, high value site environmental monitoring

Casella ’s Dust Detective provides short-term boundary and environmental monitoring in both indoor and outdoor environments. Able to monitor over 12 hours on its internal batteries, the lightweight, portable equipment is the ideal solution for monitoring levels of harmful dust on site.

  • 14/01/2020
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Sanding dust: Problem solved

When an existing sanding booth was proving insufficient to cope with the dust generated during manual wood sanding processes at furniture manufacturer, Lyndon Design, the company asked AirBench to provide a solution. Lyndon Design is a high-end designer and manufacturer of stylish furniture…

  • 21/05/2019

Lockwood wins regional award

Tony Lockwood, managing director of Poole-based BOFA International, has been named Business Leader of the Year at the high-profile Dorset Business Awards. Over the past seven years, Lockwood has worked tirelessly to lead BOFA International on a journey that has transformed the company from a UK…

  • 21/11/2018

Combustible silicon powder for Li-ion batteries conveyed pneumatically, safely

The future of lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries found in laptops, phones, hybrid cars and other applications may be taking shape at a UK startup. Nexeon Ltd. has built a plant at its headquarters in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, to produce a silicon anode it developed that significantly improves the energy…

  • 06/10/2016

Free workplace extraction assessment

Impact Technical Services are to offer companies free workplace extraction assessments in support of a new campaign by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) launched for 2016 through to 2020. Helping Great Britain Work Well is aimed at encouraging employers to improve the hazardous conditions in…

  • 14/03/2016

Nederman extracts customer effort with new online tool

Selecting the fume extraction system for your facility has never been easier with the new 'Fume Extraction Selector' from Nederman. Innovator in the field of fume and dust extraction, Nederman has launched its comprehensive new on-line selection tool. The new online selection tool simplifies the…

  • 14/10/2015

Nederman employing staff in line with sales growth

With product sales rapidly growing year on year, dust and fume extraction specialists Nederman have now employed a new business manager for their Products division, with a further three opportunities in the pipeline. The addition of Mr Tony Hopkins is a coup for Nederman. Tony has been in Air…

  • 26/06/2015

Clean air for solar technology firm

Crystalox, a manufacturer of multicrystalline silicon wafers used in solar power system applications, relies on air extraction systems from Western Air Ducts not only to provide a good work environment for its Milton Park employees, but also to keep costs down by re-using heat generated from plant…

  • 27/09/2012

Dust & fume collection specialist builds new UK facility

Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control (APC), a global manufacturer of dust and fume collection equipment, has announced plans to open a 40,000 sq ft facility in the United Kingdom to serve industrial customers throughout the UK and Europe. Work is already underway for the new plant, which is located in…

  • 03/08/2012