OSHA Raises Safety Violation Penalties

Meeting the OSHA Silica Rule requirements has always been important because of the known protection to worker health. But if that was not enough to encourage compliance, maybe the new higher penalties will be. [continue reading] OSHA Raises Safety Violation Penalties

Sy-Klone Schedules Trade Shows for 2019

Below is Sy-Klone International’s upcoming event schedule. We hope you will stop by our booth and talk to us about advanced cab filtration systems, as well as engine precleaning. [continue reading] Sy-Klone Schedules Trade Shows for 2019

16 Facts about Beryllium and Why You Should Care

OSHA is about to enforce requirements to limit exposure to Beryllium on job sites and for a good reason–It is deadly.  We’ve heard a lot about the new Silica Rule, but knowing the facts about beryllium is just as important.  OSHA estimates that around 11,500 construction workers are exposed to beryllium on job sites throughout the country, mostly through coal slag, which is commonly used in abrasive sandblasting. Like other respirable particulates found in construction, beryllium has been linked to a lung disease, specifically chronic beryllium disease.  The disease kills around 100 people each year. [continue reading] 16 Facts about Beryllium and Why You Should Care

OSHA Delays Beryllium Exposure Limit Rule

First announced in January 2017, OSHA’s new beryllium exposure limit for construction workers was originally supposed to be in full effect on March 12, 2018.  The administration just announced that the new enforcement date for the rule will be May 11, 2018.

[continue reading] OSHA Delays Beryllium Exposure Limit Rule

Sy-Klone Featured in Construction in Focus Magazine

Sy-Klone International is featured in the February 2018 Construction in Focus magazineThe article focuses on Sy-Klone’s efforts to bring clean air to engines and humans through its innovative technologies

[continue reading] Sy-Klone Featured in Construction in Focus Magazine

Series 9000 Case Study: Readymix Concrete Plant

Before precleaner installation, filters were blown-out every 250 hours (not recommended) and changed every 500 hours in accordance with the planned maintenance schedule. Cost* for parts and labor: $1006.50 per machine. [continue reading] Series 9000 Case Study: Readymix Concrete Plant

Case Study: Series 9000 Under-The-Hood Installation on a Kenworth T-800 Truck

An under the hood installation of Series 9000 Precleaner on Kenworth T-800 Truck operating in a quarry and on dirt roads provides dramatic filter life extension. This one-year case study shows how a simple installation can turn into serious improvements to machine uptime and lower maintenance costs. [continue reading] Case Study: Series 9000 Under-The-Hood Installation on a Kenworth T-800 Truck

Case Study: RESPA-CF and CFX on Quebec Crusher Cab

Summary:
RESPA®-CF Vortex HyperFLOW Fresh Air system with Electronic Pressure Monitor and RESPA®-CFX Recirculated Air system were installed. Results after 1,120 hours: no HVAC breakdowns or clean outs, air quality dramatically improved. The operator was very happy with the improved air quality in the cab. [continue reading] Case Study: RESPA-CF and CFX on Quebec Crusher Cab

Introducing XLR Powered Precleaner for Engines–99.99% Efficient!

Jacksonville, FL—May 3, 2016—Sy-Klone International announces the immediate availability of the XLR Powered Precleaner®, the revolutionary engine air precleaner that is 99.99% efficient on ISO fine test dust. The XLR Powered Precleaner offers unprecedented levels of precleaning in the most severe agriculture and industrial dust environments. The Powered Precleaner dramatically extends service intervals on intake filtration. [continue reading] Introducing XLR Powered Precleaner for Engines–99.99% Efficient!

   

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