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Dust Suspension

Locally manufactured strip curtains offer durability and flexibility

23rd October 2020 Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) strip curtains are widely used in industry to control the influx of hot or cold air, reduce dust levels and prevent the ingress of birds, rodents and insects. Strip curtains also help to prevent contaminants from entering areas where hygiene and cleanliness are critical,... 

Custom-engineered chutes minimise dust levels at platinum mines

18th September 2020 Dust levels have been shown to have a serious impact on human health, especially smaller particle sizes of 0.3 micron. Dust may contain microscopic solids or liquid droplets that are small enough to be inhaled into the lungs.  Spores and contaminants associated with dust and aerosol can cause a... 

Custom-engineered chutes minimise dust levels at platinum mines
Weba engineer measuring particle size in high humidity areas to verify the impact on health and safety

High speed doors help to reduce energy costs

3rd June 2020 The drive for reduced energy consumption has led to industries seeking new ways of optimising the efficiency of energy usage across supply chains. High speed roll up doors are seen as a way of contributing to reduced energy costs, while also ensuring employee comfort. The doors allow for rapid... 

High speed doors help to reduce energy costs
The Apex range of high speed doors incorporates a counterweighted balancing system

Mobile dust extractor optimised for trade

6th March 2020 A mobile dust extractor that extracts dust, dirt and water with high suction power and a compact design, is said to be ideal for cleaning workshops, construction sites and vehicles. The extractor features an adjustable high-performance turbine and a 15 l container volume. It is designed to ensure... 

Mobile dust extractor optimised for trade
The Cleantec CT 15 extractor is compact and mobile

Air-tight door seals in freshness

12th December 2019 A leading producer and exporter of citrus fruit in the Eastern Cape recently required a certified air-tight door for its steri room chambers. The steri cooling process takes place in three chambers where air tightness is essential. A panel sectional door was fitted in order to ensure that optimal... 

Industrial vacuum cleaners for specialist dust extraction

6th December 2019 A range of industrial vacuum cleaners has recently been updated in order to include a number of new features. The remodelled versions are said to meet safety requirements while offering ergonomic and modular functions.  A key update is that the model is separable, meaning the dust extractor and... 

Dust Monitoring Solutions

15th November 2019 Largely supplying the Southern African environmental services and mining sectors, Dust Monitoring Services  (DMS) offers turnkey or tailored  packages. Our services comprise the fabrication of portable single-bucket  and multidirectional units, site establishment, the correct placement  of units,... 


15th November 2019 Dust-A-Side is an international company which has more than 40 years’ experience in Total Dust Management.  The company’s global presence is in South Africa, Zambia, Namibia, Botswana, Ghana, Mozambique, Morocco, Australia and Chile. In excess of 650 employees and managing over 70 mines globally.... 

Safety vacuum cleaners for construction sites and industrial environments

6th August 2019 Limiting dust in industrial environments and on construction sites can be challenging but is essential in order to minimise health risks and to comply with work-protection regulations.   High concentrations of dust can be potentially damaging to workers’ health, especially if the dust contains... 

Variety of applications for PVC strip curtains

1st August 2019 Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) strip curtains offer a solution in applications where dirt, dust or insects need to be kept out and where hygiene, humidity, temperature and noise need to be controlled. Tests have shown that PVC strip curtains can reduce noise levels by between 7 and 15 decibels and can... 

Variety of applications for PVC strip curtains
Reinforced edges on strip curtains allow for easy movement of goods and machinery

Dust-tight drum tipper introduced

7th May 2019 A drum tipper designed for use with poorly flowing or agglomerated materials has been introduced. Flexicon’s TIP-TITE drum tipper allows for dust-free, rapid transfer of free- and non-free-flowing bulk solid materials. 


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