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Posts Tagged: overhead fans

January 24, 2020
Dust Control Fans Presentation at Dust Safety Conference

SonicAire’s COO Jordan Newton is a featured speaker at the upcoming Digital Dust Safety Conference sponsored by Dust Safety Science. His presentation, “Using Fan Systems to Control Fugitive Dust Accumulation,” will address how overhead fan systems prevent combustible dust from settling out on equipment, rafters and overhead structures in processing operations. Jordan is a Professional Engineer (P.E.) and has been with SonicAire since 2010. Previously he gained more than 16 years’ experience in fire science, forensic engineering and fire scene investigation plus experience as a project engineer with Underwriters Laboratories.

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May 27, 2019
How Do Industrial Dust Control Fans Work?

For industrial plants, one by-product of operations is inevitable: dust. In many settings, this otherwise harmless debris can pose serious threats to the safety of the facility. Industrial dust control fans are designed to eliminate this danger in overhead and hard to reach areas of the facility. How? Industrial dust control fans provide a proactive solution that prevents dust from accumulating in the first place. They are designed and arranged to provide maximum cleaning power that keeps plants clean and safe. This design involves three key components. 1. Proprietary Technology SonicAire industrial dust control fans use BarrierAire™ technology. The fans’[…]

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September 6, 2018
Now Available: 2019 Edition of NFPA 652: Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust

The 2019 edition of NFPA 652: Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust has been released and there are some changes and additions to help companies stay in compliance and avoid combustible dust events in their facilities.  One such addition is the approval of the use fans to control combustible dust accumulation in overhead and hard to reach areas.  Section 9.6.3 of NFPA 652 details the approved use of fans for continuous dust control. You can download a copy of the latest edition here. SonicAire, Inc. offers a range of overhead fans that are designed to control dust accumulation in[…]

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