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Trust AirTek for Full Construction Service – Electrostatic Precipitators & More

As a leader in your industry, you know what an undertaking even small construction projects can be. Sourcing, hiring, and installing take enough time and effort on their own, especially when dealing with heavy electrostatic precipitators and other large air pollution control equipment. To make matters more difficult, you’ll want specialized labor for specialized equipment. Add it all up, and even a relatively simple construction project becomes a major time suck.

In our three decades of business, AirTek has personally directed, staffed, and completed major, special construction projects for thermal oxidizers, scrubbers, ash removal systems, and electrostatic precipitators (among so many more). Our team of specialized professionals have first-hand experience with the specific rigors of these construction undertakings.

At AirTek, we specialize in all aspects of construction, from direct hiring and on-site labor, to new construction, rebuilds, and maintenance. Here’s just a sampling of how we can guide your project to completion with the finesse and efficiency your industry demands.

Direct Construction Services

At AirTek, we’re more than a little familiar with large, capital-intensive projects. Additionally, our seasoned construction and engineering professionals are supported by a trusted pool of dedicated construction personnel. We come ready with a deep background in large construction projects and the personnel required to finish them optimally.

Our team of engineers also pride themselves on keeping up with the latest and greatest advancements in electrostatic precipitator technology. Since 1988, Airtek has been designing, engineering, and installing electrostatic precipitators for industrial partners far and wide. As a result, we offer a great deal more than just installation, including inspections, maintenance, repairs/upgrades, and even fabrication. 

On top of upgrading and fabricating equipment, we’re also experienced in the installation of OEM equipment like scrubbers, mechanical collectors, ash removal systems, and a range of auxiliary equipment. Our diverse skill sets, track-record, and expertise translate to the highest standard of service.

Construction Management Services

By putting our decades of specialized experience to work, AirTek can manage your construction project with the kind of attention it deserves. Our specialists and the specialists that come with them have worked on dozens of large air pollution control projects for power plants, paper mills and other demanding, heavy industries with narrow margins for error. 

Our construction management teams provide a host of project management services to meet your unique needs, including pre-project planning, bid evaluations, materials management, project scheduling, and start-up for the safest and most successful completion possible so you can continue to do what you do best—get back to business.

At AirTek, we offer the following construction management services:

Pre-Project Construction Planning
Pre-Qualification of Bidders
Preparation of Bid Packages & Documents
Bid Evaluations
Recommendations & Contract Negotiations

Materials Management & Procurement
Pre-Project Construction Planning
Material Specification
Material Inspection & Management
Procurement & Purchasing

Construction Management
Project Scheduling
Construction Administration
Safety & Quality Management
Commissioning & Start-up

We’ll Take it From Here

When you hire AirTek for your construction services, you’re also getting one of the finest byproducts of our years of experience: confidence. We’re here to take your project from start to finish by letting our specialists guide every aspect of the project. With experience, expertise, and passion for getting the job done right, AirTek is here to help you no matter the project scope or size.


How can AirTek help your construction project today?

Even minor construction projects can require serious coordination among numerous workforces to achieve the greatest outcome. When you need a comprhensive partner for the construction process, trust AirTek’s track record of excellence and our curated pool of expert construction management personnel to get your job done right the first and only time. For more information about how AirTek can help you see a job through to completion, contact us today.

Airtek: Paper Mill with Air Pollution Control

Why Paper Mills Get a Bad Rap and How Air Pollution Equipment Design Has Cleaned Them Up

You’ve heard it a million times: paper mills smell bad, and they pollute the environment. And it’s accurate – if you’re discussing years past. But thankfully, no more. Gone are the days of inefficient systems that pollute our air. Modern air pollution control systems have cleaned up paper mill emissions industry-wide, considerably reducing pollution while meeting today’s air quality standards. 

Pulp and paper mills also get a bad rap for being antiquated, not being in touch with today’s more environmentally friendly mindset. Not true at all. Just one of the ways paper mills reduce waste is by converting it into energy with boilers fueled by products of their processes. Today’s air pollution control helps ensure that process is clean and environmentally sound.

AirTek has decades of experience in the construction and maintenance of pulp and paper mill air pollution control. Contact us today to learn how we can bring your paper mill into the 21st century.

Key Factors in Modern APC System Operations

There are a number of key factors in keeping pulp and paper mill pollution control systems up to date:

  • Regular inspections
  • Preventative maintenance
  • New and repaired parts
  • System upgrades
  • New equipment

Regular inspections

APC systems in pulp and paper mills lose effectiveness with time: parts and equipment degrade over the years, and problems that start out small can grow exponentially in severity. Regular inspections of your ESP and other components find weaknesses before they become serious, eliminating costly breakdowns.

Preventative maintenance

Regularly scheduled maintenance addresses potential issues before they occur and keeps your paper mill’s air pollution control system running effectively and efficiently.

New and repaired parts

Many parts of an APC system can be repaired to minimize facility overhead, and when repair’s not an option, new parts can be a cost-effective alternative to equipment replacement. 

System upgrades

Today’s pulp and paper mill emission standards often can’t be met with yesterday’s air pollution control system design. System upgrades supply the parts necessary to keep your facility up to speed with modern requirements.

New equipment

While scheduled maintenance, replacement parts, and upgrades keep your air pollution control system working well for an extended period, new equipment is an investment that ensures your mill is operating at peak efficiency. 

At AirTek, we inspect, maintain, and supply paper mill APC systems and parts to the pulp and paper industry that reduce particulate emissions and help mills meet today’s clean air standards. 

Air Pollution Control System Corrosion

Corrosion caused by acidic moisture can also be a factor in the degradation of paper mill ESPs, so our experienced engineers keep your equipment running at the correct temperature to avoid condensation that can lead to corrosion. We also conduct regular inspections to catch potential problems before they lead to costly shutdowns.

Modern APC Design for Pulp and Paper Mills

Modern air pollution control equipment design for paper mills accounts for the fine particles generated by boilers and removes them, resulting in cleaner air emissions. AirTek’s electrostatic processor design addresses the unique needs of pulp and paper mills.

Experience is key when developing systems for controlling paper mill pollution. Our staff of engineers knows the pulp and paper industry and the specific challenges it presents to air pollution control. We’ll design, install, and maintain your equipment and keep it up to today’s emission control standards. 

To continue to keep your pulp and paper mill’s air pollution control system doing its job, it’s critical to keep it properly maintained and up to date. AirTek’s preventive maintenance services ensure your APC system is working at peak performance and efficiency. 

Learn How You Can Keep Your Pulp and Paper Mill’s Pollution Control System Up to Date with AirTek in Troy, Alabama

From regular inspections and scheduled maintenance to new parts and equipment, AirTek is your trusted resource for serving the pulp and paper industry. Learn how we can help you keep your mill up to date, meeting modern air quality standards: contact us today.

AirTek is the premier supplier of pulp and paper mill air pollution control (APC) equipment, providing superior engineering, construction, and maintenance services. We have successfully managed projects to rebuild and upgrade the performance of electrostatic precipitators (ESPs) for a wide range of customers in the power generation, pulp and paper, petrochemical, rock products, and steel industries. AirTek is prepared to assist you with all your APC needs with honesty, integrity, and excellent service.