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Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - ATTIX 33 & 44 from Nilfisk's Blue Line

ATTIX 33 & 44 models were built with real working applications in mind to deliver high performance, increased productivity and lower maintenance costs. InfiniClean filter cleaning technology automatically cleans the filter every 15 seconds to keep the working environment dust free. (read more)

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - S Series Single-Phase Vacuums

The S Series single-phase industrial vacuum cleaners from Nilfisk are designed to meet a wide range of industrial cleaning challenges. Available in a variety of configurations, these industrial vacuums feature strong solid construction and cutting-edge innovations like an electronic keypad with LED indicators that monitor the performance of the main and HEPA filters. (read more)

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - VHS110 Certified Class II, Division 2 Vacuum

The Nilfisk VHS110, single-phase industrial vacuum cleaner, is NRTL-certified for Class II, Division 2 classified (hazardous) locations. This helps facilities ensure compliance with NFPA 652 housekeeping recommendations for the safe collection of combustible dust. (read more)

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - CTS26 Certified Class II, Division 2 Vacuum

Nilfisk’s CTS26 Class II, Division 2 vacuum not only meets the NFPA construction requirements, but is also NRTL-certified for use in Class II, Division 2, Groups F and G environments. (read more)

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - VHS110 CR Wet/Dry Cleanroom Vacuum

The Nilfisk VHS110 CR is suitable for wet/dry collection in cleanroom environments up to and including Class 10 (ISO 4). Constructed of stainless steel, this cleanroom model helps to eliminate cross contamination in the production area. (read more)

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - Nilfisk VHT437 EXP for Combustible Dust

The Nilfisk VHT437 EXP is a continuous-duty vacuum ideal for the safe collection of explosive dust in general cleaning and process-integrated applications. The VHT37 EXP is CSA-certified for use in Class I, Group D and Class II, Groups F and G hazardous environments. (read more)

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - VHW441 Certified Class II, Division 2 Vacuum

Nilfisk’s VHW441 Class II, Division 2 vacuum not only meet the NFPA construction requirements, but is also NRTL-certified for use in Class II, Division 2, Groups F and G environments. (read more)

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums - 3VT Pneumatic Conveyor

Nilfisk's pneumatic conveying process taes place in perfect hygienic conditions, respecting both the environment and the operators' health. The 3VT moves powder and granules from sacks, big bags or other containers to the required location in selected quantities and within the desired time. (read more)

News articles and press releases for Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums:

11/01/2017

OSHA recently released an interim enforcement guidance for the new silica standard. The guidance will be in place until the official compliance directive is available. Read the key points here.

10/17/2017

OSHA removed the combustible standard from it's regulatory agenda. We spoke with several safety experts to see what they had to say about OSHA’s latest move and what companies should do now.

10/11/2017

OSHA’s new silica dust standard for building & construction became enforceable on September 23. Register here to learn how you can take the first step towards compliance.

10/03/2017

After several delays, OSHA’s new silica dust standard became enforceable on September 23. But, there’s a caveat, at least for the construction industry.

09/14/2017

Nilfisk Inc. is pleased to announce that its new T63 certified Class II, Division 2 vacuum for combustible dust has been selected as a semi-finalist in Process Expo’s 2017 Innovations Showcase (Chicago, IL).

09/12/2017

We often talk about OSHA as if it’s just one organization with one set of regulations. But, that’s not true. This article explains what OSHA state plans are and who needs to comply with them.

08/15/2017

One of the most common questions we get about combustible dust is whether an industrial vacuum is really necessary. Won’t a shop-style vacuum do the trick?

07/27/2017

OSHA’s spring regulatory agenda does not include the combustible dust standard that the agency has been working on since 2009. However, it’s still in employers’ best interest to understand and prevent hazards dealing with combustible dust.

07/12/2017

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuum Cleaners require very little maintenance and upkeep. If you use the vacuum properly and change the filters regularly, your Nilfisk vacuum should last you many years.

06/26/2017

If you manufacture allergy-friendly or gluten-free foods, it’s essential to keep any trace of these contaminants out of your products. This article looks at 3 ways an industrial vacuum cleaner can help you keep your facility allergy- and gluten-free.

06/06/2017

In this article, we’ll review the three lines of defense — engineering controls, administrative and work practice controls, and personal protective equipment (PPE) — and discuss how housekeeping fits into the picture.

05/30/2017

Nilfisk announces the launch of two new lines of NRTL-certified continuous duty industrial vacuums for Class II, Division 2 and non-classified environments.

05/01/2017

Dust is everywhere in composites manufacturing. If it’s not controlled, that dust can easily cause many hazardous situations. Here are five hazardous dusts commonly found in composites manufacturing.

04/18/2017

The filter is heart of the vacuum, responsible for capturing contaminants and other particles in the air and keeping them contained for safe disposal. Read more to understand what filtration is and why it's important.

03/15/2017

Nilfisk to Offer End-to-End Dust Control Solutions for Pharmaceutical Suites at Interphex 2017, featuring conveying, containment and collection.

02/21/2017

There are many potential sources of contamination in the manufacturing process, one being cross-contamination, which is usually caused by dust.

02/02/2017

How much time do you spend training your employees on how to properly implement your housekeeping program? Chances are it’s probably not enough. Here are three reasons you should add more employee training into your facility’s housekeeping program.

01/10/2017

Under the recently released NFPA 652: Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustible Dust, material explosibility testing is now a requirement for all facilities that generate, handle, or store dust.

01/03/2017

OSHA’s new silica dust rule sets very strict standards for exposure — a limit of 50 micrograms of respirable crystalline silica per cubic meter of air, averaged over an 8-hour day. For reference, 50 micrograms has roughly the same mass as a fly’s wing.

12/19/2016

ATTIX 33 & 44 were built with real working applications in mind to deliver high performance, increased productivity and lower maintenance costs.

12/05/2016

OSHA released its new Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs - the first time the guidelines have been updated since their issue in 1989. This article provides a brief overview of the new recommendations and what they mean for companies.

11/30/2016

Everyone is talking about silica dust and as you’re probably aware if you’re in the construction industry, the new permissible exposure level (PEL) for silica dust is a mere 20% of the previous one.

11/15/2016

The sticker price for an industrial vacuum cleaner is considerably higher than the sticker price of a mop or a broom. But the sticker price doesn’t tell the whole story. It doesn’t even tell half the story.

10/24/2016

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums will present new wet/dry collection vacuums at the STAFDA Annual Conference and Trade Show, November 6-11 (Booth #1127).

09/26/2016

Preventing food from becoming contaminated with harmful microorganisms requires a comprehensive plan that includes employee personal hygiene, equipment sanitation and proper housekeeping. Read how vacuum filtration contributes to this effort.

08/29/2016

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums will present a line of industrial vacuum solutions for metalworking facilities at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), September 12-16 at McCormick Place (Booth NC-309) in Chicago.

08/15/2016

If you’re in the food manufacturing industry, you’re at risk of a combustible dust explosion. View this handy infographic outlining the most common National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes for those in the food manufacturing industry.

07/25/2016

Still trying to understand the facts and myths when it comes to combustible dust housekeeping?

06/22/2016

When focusing on any industry, safety is always one of the top business concerns. Worker safety in particular has received more attention over the past few years. Read on for the 7 most common safety mistakes in food plants.

06/08/2016

The Nilfisk VHS110, single-phase industrial vacuum cleaner, is NRTL-certified for Class II, Division 2 classified (hazardous) locations.

05/24/2016

Efficient filtration is critical to the life of an industrial vacuum cleaner. View this short video to better understand Nilfisk filtration technology.

04/11/2016

See how pneumatic conveyors move powder and granules from sacks, big bags or other containers to the required location in selected quantities and within the desired time, without product segregation or attrition.

02/04/2016

Ever wonder how movie theaters manage to pick up all the snacks, candy and popcorn left on the floor? This new video shows how the Nilfisk S3 vacuum collects every piece of various dry, sticky movie theater favorites through a 100 foot long hose.

01/20/2016

Nilfisk recently got involved with the FPSA (Food Processing Suppliers Association) and the Greater Chicago Food Depository’s initiative to “Defeat Hunger.”

12/21/2015

Nilfisk’s newest cleaning challenge video features the Nilfisk A15 EXP Pneumatic Vacuum collecting flour.

12/07/2015

Nilfisk swam with the sharks at Specialty Tool & Fasteners Distributors Association (STAFDA) and managed to do better than stay afloat!

11/24/2015

As the winter months approach, manufacturers must continue to take proper measures to decrease combustible dust accumulations as weather conditions during this season can increase chances of dust igniting.

11/10/2015

HEPA filtration is important when a vacuum is used in a manufacturing facility and it is just as important when the vacuum is used at home.

10/20/2015

Nilfisk has announced the launch of the VHS 255 Drum Top Vacuum.

10/07/2015

One Source will better serve Nilfisk's Northeastern region customers.

09/22/2015

Nilfisk, Inc. features industrial vacuum cleaners designed for integration and continuous use with food, pharmaceutical and packaging equipment at Pack Expo 2015, Booth #S-6251.

09/08/2015

For the first time, companies can source a complete line of professional cleaning equipment from one company: floor scrubbers and sweepers, combination floor care equipment and industrial vacuum cleaners.

09/02/2015

Nilfisk’s T48 is ideal for collection of powders, liquids, dust and debris and is efficient and easily maneuverable.

08/21/2015

Nilfisk admires the dedication, patience and attention to detail of those that are devoted to making the world a cleaner place.

07/28/2015

Designed for the metalworking industry, the Nilfisk VHO 200 Sump Pump Vacuum significantly cuts the time and effort required to reclaim fluids from lathes, milling machines, and cutting and grinding machines.

07/17/2015

Although filters are one of the most vital components of an industrial vacuum cleaner, operators often neglect their maintenance. Even the most efficient industrial vacuums require regular filter upkeep and scheduled replacements.

06/25/2015

Usage statistics have indicated performance problems for shop-style vacuum cleaners when used in manufacturing facilities and industrial settings. New incentives from Nilfisk make it affordable for commercial users to upgrade to an industrial vacuum.

06/11/2015

Nilfisk recently expanded its sales team to better support New England and the Southwestern states of New Mexico, Texas and Louisiana.

05/21/2015

Unlike shop-style vacuums, Nilfisk industrial HEPA filtration vacuums continue performing year after year in demanding applications and have features that maintain a safe work environment.

05/12/2015

Designed for the metalworking industry, the Nilfisk VHO 200 Sump Pump Vacuum significantly cuts the time and effort required to reclaim fluids from lathes, milling machines, and cutting and grinding machines.

05/07/2015

Members of the Food Processing Suppliers Association have elected Scott Boersma to serve on its Bakery Council. Boersma, who has more than 17 years of food industry experience, is the business development manager at Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums.

05/01/2015

Many companies are not aware that OSHA is fining companies every day for a variety of housekeeping violations related to the handling of combustible dust. Until now there hasn’t been a resource to separate fact from fiction.

04/23/2015

Now manufacturers can use one company for cleaning equipment to cover their entire facility – from floor, to process area to ceiling.

04/20/2015

Nilfisk ALTO wet/dry vacuums out-perform shop-style vacuums and increase job-site productivity. They can handle any construction debris…even nails, fine powders and hazardous materials like silica dust.

04/15/2015

Nilfisk will be exhibiting new industrial vacuums designed for pharmaceutical and automatic machine manufacturers at Booth 2820 at the INTERPHEX Conference and Expo in New York City, April 21-23.

03/19/2015

Nilfisk has promoted Jamie O’Neill from his position as director of sales to the position of general manager for Nilfisk-Advance, Inc.’s Industrial Vacuum division.

03/16/2015

Nilfisk has announced the launch of the Eliminator Pro II wet/dry vacuum cleaner, designed to collect dust, debris and liquid in general cleaning applications and rugged environments such as building and construction sites.

02/26/2015

Nilfisk has promoted Rachel Brutosky to the newly created role of national sales manager, strategic business.

02/25/2015

Nilfisk has added four fixed, compact models to their White Line of industrial vacuum cleaners for pharmaceutical, food and packaging manufacturers and OEMs.

02/03/2015

Silica dust it is as serious health risk to personnel in the construction industry, and manufacturers of ceramics, cement, and glass. Learn about OSHA regulations, and how organizations can reduce these risks.

05/13/2014

Nilfisk introduces the new VHO200 Sump Pump Vacuum that can collect and separate 75 liters of mixed liquids and solids in minutes.

10/01/2013

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums, a division of Nilfisk-Advance, Inc., welcomes Tim McDonald as District Sales Manager

07/16/2013

New business development manager brings a consistent value proposition to national account customers

05/15/2013

The brochure is a 29-page, full-color piece which includes our complete line of single-phase, three-phase, pneumatic, specialty and explosion-proof/dust-ignition proof industrial vacuums.

05/15/2013

Last month, Nilfisk team members from our sales, marketing, product and engineering departments traveled to New York to introduce our new White Line machines at Interphex 2013.

02/13/2013
Trade Show Schedule 02/13/2013

View Nilfisk's upcoming Trade Shows for 2013.

01/23/2013

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums, a division of Nilfisk-Advance, Inc., announced that Dan Peterson has joined the company as product manager. Peterson is responsible for directing product strategy and driving sales efforts in North America.

01/05/2013

Nilfisk CFM announces continuing updates to its White Line of industrial vacuums designed specifically for the pharmaceutical and OEM markets

08/16/2012

The Nilfisk CFM VHC200 EXP air-operated vacuum, providing manufacturers with a safe pneumatic option for combustible dust housekeeping and preventative maintenance.

07/23/2012

Nilfisk CFM T Plus series three-phase vacuums provide the cleaning muscle needed for continuous applications

07/06/2012

Nilfisk CFM VHC200 pneumatic vacuum is designed for use where electricity is not available or desirable

06/06/2012

Easy-to-use online resource helps facility managers choose the right explosion-proof vacuum

05/10/2012

Program strives to empower its customers with educational resources and superior customer support.

01/23/2012

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuum Division announced that Jamie O’Neill has joined the company as Director of Sales. O’Neill is responsible for driving sales efforts in North America.

01/23/2012

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums, a division of Nilfisk-Advance, Inc., announced that Dan Peterson has joined the company as product manager. Peterson is responsible for directing product strategy and driving sales efforts in North America.

03/23/2011

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums holds combustible dust webinar in conjunction with EHS Today and New Equipment Digest magazines.

03/08/2011

Nilfisk partners with Dynabrade, Saint-Gobain Abrasives and Temple Allen Industries to provide a one-stop-shop for surface preparation.

01/31/2011

From booth 1658, Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums will feature several of their pharmaceutical vacuums at Interphex 2011, including the new Nilfisk CFM S3 with Longopac.

12/02/2010

The world's leading industrial vacuum provider now calls Morgantown, PA home.

10/01/2010

In 2008, in order to curb the occurrence of lead-related diseases, the EPA issued the Lead RRP. The rule went into effect in 2010, requiring contractors to be lead-safe certified and follow certain work practices.

09/01/2010

The Nilfisk CFM A17 EXP vacuum cleaner is a top choice among industrial manufacturers handling combustible dust and hazardous materials.

04/07/2010

Nilfisk CFM launches combustible dust focus site to answer manufacturers' questions.

02/01/2010

Industrial vacuum cleaners easily outperform other cleaning methods, including sweeping and shop-style vacuums.