Category Archives: Specialized Industrial Cleaning

Vacuum Truck Removes Contaminated Flour From Silo

Using a Vacuum Truck to Clean Silos How do you dry 80,000 lbs. of wheat flour, contained in a silo and wet from rain from a hurricane ? You don't. You use a vacuum truck to remove it from the silo and then you dump it. [caption id="attachment_3992" align="alignright" width="225"] Blackwell's GapVax truck dumping a…
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Industrial Cleaning of Ductwork to Improve Indoor Air Quality

Industrial Cleaning of Aspiration System Ductwork [caption id="attachment_3758" align="alignright" width="300"] Flour dust clogged the aspiration system ductwork where it made a 90 degree turn.[/caption] It's well known that indoor air is often more contaminated than outdoor air. This can be especially true in an industry that creates a lot of dust in the process of…
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Dry Ice Blasting to Clean Electric Motors

[caption id="attachment_3179" align="alignleft" width="300"] An electric motor with an accumulation of insulation debris blocking the cooling fins.[/caption] Electric motors are an essential part of industries around the world. Most have a long service life and are trouble free. But let an industrial electric motor fail somewhere in a production line or a piece of equipment…
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Mobile Vacuuming System Opens Up New Opportunities in Industrial Cleaning

New Opportunities in Industrial Cleaning What started as a chimney sweeping business in 1982 quickly took a new direction when we added pressure washing to make up for the slack time when we were not cleaning chimneys. Over the years since, we've  evolved into the specialized industrial cleaning company we are today. Staying competitive in the industrial cleaning business requires…
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