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
Jacksonville, FL—February 15, 2017—Sy-Klone International announces the immediate release of the RESPA®-CF2, the most advanced Cab Air Quality System, delivering a powered precleaner, filter, and pressurizer in one compact, customizable unit. This latest innovation from Sy-Klone International offers the highest quality of filtration and pressurization at the lowest cost. [continue reading] Sy-Klone® Introduces the RESPA®-CF2
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
A Sy-Klone International customer, once again, experiences a dramatic increase in filter life with the installation of a Series 9000 Air Precleaner. A truck in a rock quarry in England experienced a 4x Filter Life Improvement Compared to an initial rain-cap only system. [continue reading] Series 9000 Case Study: Quarry Mining Rock Truck
The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) awarded the Agricultural Engineering Top 50 Innovative Products of 2012 to the Sy-Klone RESPA-CF Vortex HyperFLOW, confirming the outstanding design and function of the RESPA product line created by Sy-Klone International.
[continue reading] RESPA-CF Vortex HyperFLOW Awarded the Agricultural Engineering Top 50 Innovative Products
In this case study, several Caterpillar mining haul trucks achieved unprecedented filter life, up to 2000 hours without loss of power or clogging.
NOTE: At the end of the case study, the filters lasted 2,000 hours without blow-out or filter change. As of January 2014, the filters have now reached 3,000 hours! [continue reading] Series 9000 Case Study: IN0077 Kit Replaces Tube Bodies, Filter Life Extended to 3000 hours