TITLE

Ventilation for an Industrial Plating Process

AUTHOR(S)
Burd, Alexander L.; Burd, Galina S.; De Maio, Mauro
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2006, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the design and installation of a ventilation system that helped improve plating-process operating energy efficiency at the plant of Smith & Wesson in Springfield, Massachusetts. In this paper, the plating process at the plant is discussed. A figure that illustrates the pre-project airflow rates is presented. The number of process tanks that can be seen at the plating area is also revealed. Moreover, this paper also presents the result of the evaluation of airflow rate for all make-up air units and exhaust fans.
ACCESSION #
19677992

 

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