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N.R. Murphy helped college to upgrade its dust-collection system
January 4, 2018 by N.R. Murphy Limited

For three-quarters of a century, N.R. Murphy has helped businesses throughout southern Ontario to improve their air quality, with its lines of standard and custom-fabricated dust collectors, cyclones, fans, and accessories. Its reputation…

Flexible hoses from Hi-Tech Duravent reduce sawdust hazards
December 13, 2017 by Hi-Tech Duravent

Hi-Tech Duravent manufactures a wide variety of flexible hoses for many applications, and one function that can make an enormous difference is sawdust elimination. Pulp and paper workplaces, especially sawmills, face serious safety…

Blower hoses keep worksites warm in cold temps
November 21, 2017 by Hi-Tech Duravent

As the winter months approach and temperatures drop, it is essential that work environments like construction sites, which are exposed to harsh weather conditions, have access to warm air. Hi-Tech Duravent’s warming blower…

Hazard-based safety design sharpens a manufacturer’s competitive edge
November 7, 2017 by CSA Group

Manufacturers can gain a strong competitive advantage by moving safety to an earlier stage in the product development life cycle. The new IEC 62368-1 global safety standard for consumer electronic (audio/video) apparatus, information…

Portable dust collectors offer convenience and performance
November 1, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy has been in the dust collector business for close to 75 years. Over this time, the manufacturer has developed a broad portfolio of high-quality and reliable dust collectors suited for many…

Customer requires better lifting solution, and ELS delivers
October 19, 2017 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

A company that provides full-service rail-car maintenance wanted to improve the jib cranes installed in its outdoor rail yard. It turned to Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (ELS) for a safer solution that…

Popular dust collector features innovative filter for high filtration efficiency
October 17, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries can supply the newest version of the SILOTOP brand dust collector from WAM. The cylindrically shaped dust collector is a top solution for bin and silo venting, with tens of thousands…

N.R. Murphy dump stations provide dust control to meet environmental needs
October 2, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy is a leading provider of dust collectors. Its comprehensive lineup includes dump stations, which are designed to provide maximum dust control for bag or drum dumping. With many features and advantages,…

Functional safety evaluation provides peace of mind
September 28, 2017 by CSA Group

Every safety-related product or system, whether it’s a burglar alarm, clothes dryer, industrial machine or a life-saving medical device, must perform safely and reliably. To help ensure they do, it is paramount that…

Three ways to eliminate unplanned downtime
September 7, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

It’s no secret that there are huge costs associated with unplanned downtime. This is why it is critically important to maintain equipment in production facilities. Consider industrial dust collectors, for example. When these…

New conveyor functionality enables a safer workplace for food and pharma plants
August 28, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries carries many products designed for use in the food and pharmaceutical sectors. Piab’s food/pharma conveyor line, for example, is available from Firing Industries with Wet-In-Place (WIP) functionality, ensuring a safer work…

Simple recycling solution helps companies meet their sustainability goals
August 28, 2017 by Henkel Canada Corporation

Henkel has expanded its Adhesive Recycling Program to enable customers to meet their sustainability goals and recycle even more previously non-recyclable Loctite adhesive packaging. Henkel launched this innovative, first-of-its-kind adhesive recycling program last…

Improve workplace safety with top quality respirators, hearing and eye protection
August 2, 2017 by Adheco Ltd.

Adheco carries a selection of safety supplies from 3M. The lineup includes respirators, as well as hearing and eye protection products designed to keep workers safe from harm. Respirators 3M’s full line of…

Downdraft workbenches efficiently remove contaminated air from the workplace
July 27, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy manufactures a wide selection of dust collection systems designed to keep workplaces, and workers, safe. Its lineup includes downdraft workbenches, which are benches with built-in dust collection systems. A stationary dust…

Technology-driven bulk handling solutions available from Firing Industries
July 18, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

WAMGROUP, a leading supplier of equipment for bulk solids handling, wastewater treatment and renewable energy generation, is known for its commitment to R&D, which has resulted in 115 inventions and 148 international patents.…

Understanding the impact of inaccurate particle size analysis
July 13, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

Knowledge of particle size and the size distribution of a powder should be a prerequisite for production and processing operations; however, many operators and companies don’t know the particle size of the material…

High-quality accessories complement N.R. Murphy’s line of dust collection systems
June 21, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy’s portfolio includes several key accessories designed to enhance its dust collection offering. From rotary air locks and abort dampers to duct silencers, these products are another reason N.R. Murphy has been…

Innovative filtration and oil separation unit now available from Rotem
June 16, 2017 by Rotem Industrial Products Inc

Rotem has added the NexJen C-Thru Coalescer oil separation unit to its lineup of offerings. This patented, compact unit is revolutionizing filtration and oil separation in machine shops across southwestern Ontario. Key features…

A top source for high-efficiency filters
May 30, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy is known for the complete line of high-quality dry dust collecting equipment it manufactures, from very small units for individual machine applications to huge collectors for many applications. Its comprehensive portfolio…

Make emissions data collection more efficient with dust monitoring software
May 26, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

When integrating dust monitoring systems in a production facility, it’s important to consider an advanced software system to help manage and organize the resulting emissions data. This critical tool offers many advantages to…

Low smoke, halogen-free cables offer increased safety
May 26, 2017 by Lapp Canada Inc

Products containing halogen — such as wires and cables, conduits, routing ducts and more — can have a negative impact on both industrial workers and machinery. In the event of a fire, for…

Revised infection control standard emphasizes the importance of training during hospital construction and renovation
May 15, 2017 by CSA Group

Over the past two decades, we have learned more and more about the dangers of infection from hospital construction, renovation and maintenance activities, and Canada has led the way in standards to protect…

ELS solution addresses ergonomic and safety concerns, improves productivity
May 10, 2017 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (ELS) is known for designing and manufacturing custom lifting equipment to meet the needs of its customers. The company often takes on difficult projects that others have been…

Four tips for sizing dust collection systems
May 1, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy Limited manufactures a comprehensive line of dust collecting equipment. That includes dust collectors, filters, fans and accessories used for diverse applications in agriculture, chemical, mining, printing and more. The company can…

Mobile fume extraction system helps keep small shops safe and clean
April 24, 2017 by Lincoln Electric (Canada)

The Mobiflex 200-M is a low vacuum welding fume extraction and filtration system from Lincoln Electric. Thanks to its compact size, portability and many best-in-class features, this unit is ideal for use in…

Control welding fumes with portable extraction unit
April 18, 2017 by Lincoln Electric (Canada)

In welding environments, health and safety is extremely important. A fume extraction system is a must-have tool to remove welding fumes, creating a safer work environment for welders and shop employees. As a…

Dust collectors from N.R. Murphy can ensure safety and product quality
April 4, 2017 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy Ltd. has experience providing dust collectors for customers in a diverse range of industries, from food and agriculture to chemical and plastics. Often, these dust collectors are used to ensure worker…

FDA-approved hose reliably controls contaminants in clean room environments
March 24, 2017 by Hi-Tech Duravent

Dust, fumes and other pollutants can be found in many manufacturing environments. Hose and ducting products can help reduce the amount of contaminants, creating a cleaner and safer facility. For clean room environments,…

Research helps CSA Group stay informed and keep customers competitive
March 23, 2017 by CSA Group

In today’s rapidly changing business environment, keeping on top of the latest research and methods is crucial to maintaining a competitive edge. Staying informed, and often ahead, of these trends helps CSA Group…

Intrinsically safe flashlight offers superior ergonomics and performance
March 21, 2017 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

ECOM Instruments is known for its line of intrinsically safe mobile devices. Many of the company’s products, including its 3AA and 3C eLED CPO intrinsically safe flashlights, are now available in Canada from…



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