Worn Out Rotors Call for Thorough Exhaust Fan Replacement

The restoration effort for an industrial fan that’s critical to emissions control required both experience and design expertise

Exhausting large volumes of industrial-grade particulate is, well, exhausting for heavy-duty machinery designed for that task. Consider the exhaust fans used to draw emissions from combustions processes, like smelting or melting, or high-temperature sintering of iron fines. ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG operates the largest steelmaking complex in Europe at Duisburg, Germany. After completing a program to reduce dust emissions there, signs of wear were discovered during a regular, biannual

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