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An industrial vacuum cleaner is a powerful piece of cleaning equipment to eliminate dirt, construction waste, industrial trash, and other debris that accumulates after a manufacturing or building operation. Industrial vacuum cleaners are a piece of cleaning equipment that is ecologically friendly since they properly remove and discard pollutants and dangerous material. Industrial vacuum cleaners are used to clean industrial messes, but they may also be used as an environmental instrument to filter and purify the air in factories. Read More…

Industrial Vacuum Cleaners Industrial vacuum cleaners are machines that create a vacuum in order to collect unwanted solid and liquid materials from surfaces. They are "industrial" because they are designed for use in manufacturing facilities, construction zones and other high demand areas.
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Belleville, NJ  |  800-822-8629

We are vacuum experts, both for vacuum cleaners and vacuum systems for manufacturing needs. We will create custom systems that will help you reach your industry goals- no matter what they our.

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VAC-U-MAX $$$

Union Grove, WI  |  800-640-4213

As a leader in the vacuum cleaner manufacturing industry, Multi-Vac offers vacuums for a variety of applications. Products include central industrial vacuums, portable vacuum cleaners and more.

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Multi-Vac Inc. $$$

Union Grove, WI  |  800-558-2280

We aim to achieve measurable cost savings for you while producing a cleaner and safer work environment in your workplace. We meet your needs for cleaning or maintaining, recycling, non-destructively excavating, or improving air quality.

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Fast-Vac™ $$$

Burnsville, MN  |  800-486-2775

Innovative manufacturer of one of the most complete cleaning product lines available! Everything from walk-behind & rider vacuum sweepers to scrubbers/dryers, extractors, floor machines & burnishers and wet/dry vacuums. Total customer service. Local technical support. Parts shipped fast.

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IPC Eagle Corporation $$$

Pingree Grove, IL  |  800-323-9420

Minuteman® International is a leading manufacturer of high-quality industrial/commercial vacuum cleaner systems including wet/dry, portable backpack vacuums and HEPA vacuum cleaners. We provide a wide variety of industries with high-quality, cost-effective vacuum cleaners and vacuum systems.

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Minuteman® International, Inc. $$$
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Industrial vacuum cleaners are used in dust extraction systems to collect, filter, and purify the air of high particulate concentrations in work settings to create a safe and hygienic working environment.

How Industrial Vacuum Cleaners Work

Industrial vacuum cleaners create negative pressure by using alternating current (AC) power to drive a high-pressure fan. Air and particles are drawn in by the vacuum formed, then sent through a series of filters before being deposited in a bag or collection area.

The idea of negative air pressure—where the pressure outside the collection pipe is higher than the pressure inside—is the foundation for how industrial vacuum cleaners work. The negative pressure draws the air and particles in from the outside.

Types of Industrial Vacuum Cleaners

The different types of industrial vacuum cleaners include:

Central Vacuum Systems

A structure or building is the basis for the design, engineering, and construction of central vacuum systems. They work similarly to a heating or cooling system and are fueled by the building's electricity. A network of tubes that can be installed into the walls or affixed to the ceiling connects them to the central unit. The tube system transports the gathered waste to a sizable enclosure that is furnished with filters, bags, and storage apparatus. Central systems aim to offer an effective way to remove and clean up debris. Unique and created to meet the needs of the building or structure where they are put, central vacuum systems are specific to each installation.

central vacuum system

Truck Mounted Vacuum Cleaner

Sludge, slurry, industrial waste, liquids, sewage, and other hazards must be removed from disaster areas and other locations. Truck-mounted industrial vacuum cleaners can move to those places. They operate on the same principles as a standard industrial vacuum cleaner, with a tank for collection and a pump to create negative pressure, although being much larger. The truck's tank is used to collect the waste, which is then moved to a disposal site.

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Explosion Proof Vacuum Cleaner

Industrial vacuum cleaners that are explosion-proof are made to remove combustible materials, hazardous solids, and flammable liquids that could catch fire from friction or a spark. They are made of non-flammable materials like metals and fibers to reduce the risk of sparking from friction or static energy buildup. Static dissipation, electrical insulation, and chemical neutrality are all criteria for building explosion-proof industrial vacuum cleaners. The housing, inlets, casters, and nozzles are made of materials that the producers carefully choose to meet these specifications.

Applications of Industrial Vacuum Cleaners

  • Due to the considerable amount of powders and paints used during aircraft assembly, the aviation industry is subject to the same regulations as the automobile industry. Clean rooms, which necessitate HEPA filters and high-performance industrial vacuum cleaners, are standard practices in the manufacture of aircraft. An aircraft is carefully cleaned with industrial backpack vacuum cleaners before delivery.
  • The key component in baking is flour, which is extremely fine and has a propensity to spread readily during processing. Specially constructed industrial vacuum cleaners are used to collect flour and are not intended to clog up while cleaning. Manufacturers create vacuums with multi-stage filters and filter shakers, which clean the filters and keep them clear, to solve the clogging issue.
  • Facilities must be exceedingly clean and free of contaminants per industry standards and regulations. Industrial vacuum cleaners with HEPA filters are used to safeguard the safety of patients and healthcare professionals by eliminating dangerous debris and bacteria. Common vacuum cleaners can be used, but these increase the risk of transmitting airborne infectious materials that industrial vacuum cleaners can otherwise quickly capture and render harmless.

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