Breathing air can be used for a variety of applications, notably:
- Paint spraying
- Shot and bead blasting
- Asbestos removal
- Tank cleaning
- Chemical transportation
- Clean rooms and ventilation chambers
- Tunnelling, demolition
The typical compressed air requirement per person is dependent on the type of work carried out and the type of breathing air equipment used.
Level Of Work
Peak Air Intake
|Moderate||Sustained work with arm and hand
(hammer, carry materials, push or pull light carts)
Walk at 5.5 km/h on level surface
Hard work with arm and hand (carry heavy materials, dig, etc.)
Intensive activity at speed (climbing ladders, stairs, work with
Note: in extreme conditions, air intake can exceed 600 L/min
The above figures are for face masks only. For suits, air intake should be doubled.
Maziak can provide a full assessment of your requirements, ensure your compliance with the latest standard, and carry out the required periodic air quality testing of your breathing air points.