Fortune 500 Manufacturer of Aerospace and Defense Aerostructures such as rockets, airplanes, satellites and ordnance. Finishing of composite parts and components needed to be contained in the booths for both worker protection and to prohibit the spread of dust throughout the general shop environment.
Location: Palmdale, CA
Installation Date: 1997
Type of Polutant: Fine Metal and Composite Dust
Airflow: 54,000 cfm
Enclosure Method. By enclosing or containing the process in a Booth with backdraft style capture through the Dust Collectors, the dust that is generated is pulled to the back of the Booth, away from the worker's breathing zone and out the of the general shop environment.
A Twelve Module Torit Dust Collector Environmental Control Booth. The Dust Collectors are High Efficiency, Self-Cleaning Cartridge Style Dust Collectors. The exhaust air from these units are exhausted outdoors to remove the odor that is associated with the fiberglass. Acoustical blankets are installed inside the Booth for noise reduction.