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  • Breakfast briefings promote pure air breathing

    Breakfast briefings promote pure air breathing

    Thursday 22nd May 2014

    Many industrial operations require personnel to use compressed air for breathing. Applications include tank cleaning, spray painting, asbestos removal, shotblasting, tunnelling, welding and demolition. However, in compressed air-fed breathing systems, ambient air is drawn into the compressor which then mixes any contaminants from this ambient air with those introduced by the compressor itself, unless removed by a purification system.


  • Eco-Fair to show business how to cut costs and save energy

    Monday 19th May 2014

    Eco-Fair 2014, to be held at Elland Road Stadium on May 22nd, is the North of England's largest free-to-attend annual environmental event. Visitors can attend best-practice briefings from a range of well known Yorkshire companies and Thorite, the UK's biggest independent distributor of pneumatic products and process systems, will be exhibiting for the fourth consecutive year.


  • Piston air motors provide more for less

    Piston air motors provide more for less

    Tuesday 13th May 2014

    Electric motors are available in a bewildering variety of sizes, designs and output characteristics, but the piston air motor is currently growing in popularity for many applications.


  • Lunch and Learn served up for Stateside Foods

    Lunch and Learn served up for Stateside Foods

    Tuesday 6th May 2014

    The latest Thorite "Lunch and Learn" event has been held at Stateside Foods, a world leader in pizza production and development. Thorite is constantly devising for new ways to bring innovative products, solutions and services to the attention of its customers and has developed the Lunch and Learn concept for their benefit.


EEF - The Manufacturers' Organisation -- The Carbon Trust - Accredited Supplier -- CHAS - The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme -- BCAS - British Compressed Air Society -- SafeContractor Approved
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