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South Carolina Company Finds Much-Needed Solution for Corroded Collector

Recently, a South Carolina company that makes alloys for the aerospace, medical and electronics industries needed to replace their corrosion-ridden dust collector.

Weld Smoke Application with Three Major Challenges

A major mid-western based industrial shredder manufacturer recently invited one of A.C.T.’s dealers, Industrial Air Solution Inc., to design and supply a complete dust collection system for their new facility.  The dealer researched the project and was confident they could provide a solution with the help of A.C.T. Dust Collectors, even though it seemed to be a demanding...

Food Processing Application Needing Compliant Dust Collection

Food Processing Dust Collectors A.C.T. Dust Collectors was called in to evaluate the dust collection needs of a large manufacturer of popular snack foods. Their food processing application  created dust from ingredients such as sugar and flour which has to be collected for the safety of the employees. This is especially important in the mixing process as sugar dust can be...

ACTion Booth Contains Dust in Industrial Environment for Manufacturer

A national manufacturer of refractory products in New Jersey needed a dust collection system.  Refractory materials are used in furnaces, kilns, ovens and other high temperature objects as refractories are resistant to heat.  The specific dust collection application was for dust from a material used to put a finish on their products built with refractory materials.  The...

Metalworking Dust Collector Contains Smoke for Metal Recycling Customer

A.C.T. Dust Collectors was contacted by a metal recycling customer in Ohio that uses torches to cut large chunks of steel down to smaller sizes, which results in a nasty plume of yellow smoke. All this was done outside. It was an environmental hazard; they had to do something to contain the smoke.

Metalworking Dust Collector Filters Large Volumes of Air at Metal Fabrication Shop

 One of the largest metal fabrication shops in North America, with main operations in Pennsylvania, invested in a major facility upgrade.

TLM Modular Baghouse Offers Compliant Solution

A global manufacturer of honeycomb core structural boards in Michigan needed to make an upgrade to their dust collection system.

Metalworking Dust Collector Clears the Air at Virginia High School

Welding technology programs start at the high school level. Numerous industries rely on the welding trade, proving the investment in welding education has lifelong benefits regardless of the career path. The best learning occurs with hands-on experience. Clean, compliant educational workshops are instrumental in this learning, and welding fume/dust collection systems must be...

Wire Manufacturing Plant Upgrades Metalworking Dust Collector

Recently, a manager at a premier wire manufacturing plant in South Carolina reached out to the staff at A.C.T. Dust Collectors. He was in need of a large industrial dust collection system to replace a smaller unit due to increases in production.

RUBBER APPLICATION: Preventing the Release of Emissions

An international tire manufacturer was experiencing poor air quality.  This company has a process where they form rubber so that it can be used to make tires. 

LASER CUTTING APPLICATION: Clean the Air

A customer in Texas purchased a new fiber laser cutting machine.  The machine offers incredible precision and speed but produces an extremely fine dust during operation.  The company reached out to A.C.T. Dust Collectors to find a solution to their fiber laser dust collection.

GRINDING EQUIPMENT APPLICATION: Dust Collector for Equipment Cleaning

Inside Edge Commercial Interior Services is a national commercial flooring company that provides concrete grinders and vac systems for profiling concrete substrates prior to laying a floor.

AMBIENT AIR APPLICATION: More than one dust collection need?

Ambient Air Application: More than one dust collection need?

POWDER APPLICATION: Baghouse or Cartridge Collector?

Recently, a manufacturer for roadway paint in North Carolina reached out to us because their dust collection methods were inefficient.  The dust they were collecting was the dust from mixing and melting color dies for paints and plastics.  They were mixing the materials in what they call “reactors” and had a cartridge dust collector connected to these units.  The dust being...

LASER CUTTING APPLICATION: A Cost Effective, Small Footprint and Efficient Solution Found!

Recently, a manufacturer purchased a fiber laser cutting table.  The manufacturer was concerned as to how they could best collect the dust.  They knew if the dust and fumes were not collected properly

GRAIN APPLICATION: A Specialty Grain Facility with a Dust Collection Need

A few months ago, a specialty grain milling facility reached out to us looking for help with their dust collection need for a newly expanded facility in Illinois.  Due to time constraints

WELDING APPLICATION: A Quick Solution from ACT

A major automotive parts manufacturer in Michigan had a welding operation making an unacceptable amount of fume/smoke, and needed a fume collection system.  Time was critical.  They needed a quick solution to get an effective filtration system installed before the end of the month.  The operations manager and his team had only two weeks to install the equipment.  He was losing...

PLASMA CUTTING: A Dust Collection Need In A Mine

Lakehead Constructors were cutting metal with 5 plasma cutters in a mine that was located 2,341 feet (nearly a half mile) below the earth’s surface. They were cutting steel plates that were used in the US Department of Energy’s subatomic particle collections super modules. All this plasma cutting was creating a large amount of dust that was a health hazard. John Lohse...

LASER CUTTING: The solution that fits

A valued customer approached us with exactly what we love:  a challenging application for industrial air filtration.  They were running an enclosed laser-cutting system at a university tech center, near high-traffic classrooms in a compact space.

PLASMA CUTTING: A Customer Looking to Maximize Factory Ventilation

A.C.T. Dust Collectors was contacted by a customer in the northern climate who cuts steel on a plasma table.  Plasma cutting is a popular process for cutting steel and is widely used in the manufacturing industry.

LASER CUTTING: Small Space & A Dust Collection Need

A local Minnesota company contacted ACT Dust Collectors with a need to filter the air from a laser cutting table.

WOODWORKING: Dust Collection for 20+ Machines

SWI Interiors in Osage, MN is a very established interior design and cabinet production facility.  Steve Pachel is the entrepreneurial force behind this growing company.  In the spring of 2015 Steve decided he was going to take the next step in growing his shop, both in efficiency and healthy working environment.

BLASTING/WELDING: The Largest North American manufacturer of stone working equipment

Park Industries located in St Cloud MN, is the largest North American manufacturer of stone working equipment including CNC saws and routers. Starting in the fall of 2014, Park Industries began an expansion with the goal to increase manufacturing capacity and space to support their growth. Over 17% of extra capacity and over 17,000 square ft. of manufacturing space were added...

Blasting: A company that specializes in the redesign & remanufacture of power transformers...

Jordan Transformer, located in Jordan, Minnesota specializes in the redesign and remanufacture of power transformers with ratings up to 200 MVA and voltages of up to 230 kV. The company was shipping out the transformers for off-site sandblasting which was becoming very expensive and resulting in longer turnaround times for their customers. A change was required to improve the...

Blasting: A Leading Manufacturer of Premium Exercise Equipment

Cybex International, a leading manufacturer of premium exercise equipment located in Owatonna, MN uses an 8 wheel monorail blast machine to prep parts prior to the powder paint process.