Information to consider for welding fume extraction systems Many cost effective welding fume extraction systems have been designed, supplied and installed. Consideration of the following needs to be taken into account: Types of parts / equipment being welded, sizes shapes etc. Materials being welded; stainless steel, aluminium, galvanised, mild steel etc. Area(s) in which welding..
How can I minimise my weld fumes? UK national regulator the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has released a safety alert highlighting new scientific evidence from the International Agency for Research on Cancer suggesting that exposure to all welding fumes causes lung and kidney cancer. Following the findings, the Workplace Health Expert Committee has endorsed..
Our Local Exhaust Ventilation, Integrated Control System (SmartAIR®), provides maximum energy savings and lowest running costs for industrial ventilation systems, compared to any other competitive or ‘constant pressure’ controlled dust and fume extraction system. We have a Patent for the system design and unique airflow control system, specific for dust & fume extract systems.smartair design..
Background: Officially termed diesel exhaust emissions, the stuff that comes out the exhaust of diesel engines is made up of: Carbon, nitrogen, water, carbon monoxide, aldehydes, oxides of sulphur and of nitrogen as well as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Normally, the soot (carbon) component of the fumes makes up 60 to 80% this is dependent on..
Our expertise in ventilation and AHU Systems, commissioning balancing fire damper testing R & B Industrial has many years of experience in the examination, testing, commissioning and servicing of AHU plant and general ventilation systems. Our experience spans many areas, such as – Initial System Commissioning, including: System balancing Confirmation of correct air changes /..
All you need to know about fume cupboard commissioning, containment and LEV testing PURPOSE AND LIMITATIONS OF FUME CUPBOARDS Fume cupboards are designed to prevent exposure to harmful chemicals. They are not designed for use with micro-organisms. Microbiological safety cabinets must be used for this purpose. The containment or ability of the fume cupboard to..
Climate change is rapidly becoming the most important single issue that has consequences for every living species on our planet and with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) releasing their report in October 2018; its key message is that we have 12 years to limit global warming to not exceed 1.5°C above pre-industrial temperatures. ..
Here, we discuss how we can make your workplace more energy efficient using our unique SmartAIR system In an ever changing world, we believe it is of paramount importance to be as efficient and aware of our environment as humanly possible in the current climate. When it comes to dust extraction systems, we have the..
How can R&B Industrial Ltd. help you overcome an LEV problem? Offering design, manufacturing and installation of industrial ventilation systems such as LEVs, alongside testing, monitoring and consultancy services places R&B Industrial Ltd. in the ideal position to offer urgent solutions to overcome LEV problems. This is clearly demonstrated in the below case study and..
Here, we’ll discuss the intricacies of COSHH LEV testing & servicing, ventilation balancing and commissioning COSHH LEV Testing In the UK the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations have focused the attention of industry on the need to protect the workforce from exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace, COSHH and LEV Testing..
Here, we discuss common problems with LEV systems and what to do about them Is your LEV system functioning the way it should? If you’re reading this, it’s likely that you’re experiencing some or all of these common problems with LEV systems. But, within this article, we’ll go through not only common problems, but also..
The importance of personal air sampling You know your woodwork-shop is dusty, but do you know how much of that dust is inhalable and what your wood dust hazards and risks are? This is why personal air sampling is important; ensuring your workplace remains safe from those wood dust hazards and the possible health risks..