Applications

Sectors Where Dry Ice Blasting Is Used

Aeronautic

Delicate mechanical components cleaning for aeronautics.

Automation

Mounting machines, transfer, belt conveyors (different types), carrier carts.

Automotive

Moulds for car parabola headlights, cleaning of cars, motor, gears, combustion chambers. Cast iron and aluminium dies ( mono-block, heads, circles).

Chemistry

Silos, containers, stocking reservoirs, chemical reactors.

Electric

Electric transformers maintenance, inside electric board cleaning.

 

Alternators.

 

Transformers.

Environment

Removing graffiti from walls and monuments, Cleaning and sealing of Chewing gum removal from all surfaces, conservative cleaning, removing “chewing-gum” from pavements, “dry-clean” of office chairs and armchairs, prefabricated industrial workshop inside cleaning.

Food Industry

Food containers, stocking reservoirs, food belt conveyors, food molds (wafer, chocolates, cakes, etc.), metal strips for ovens (biscuits, crackers), food packaging machine (coffee, sauce, etc.), PET bottle moulds cleaning.

 

Bottles.

 

Barrels.

Foundry

Foundry “ shells” cleaning, foundry “core box” cleaning.

Hi – tech

Cabin for anti-wearing layer application, gold-plating removing of quartz bell for epitaxial machines.

Household

Moulds and lines for expanded insulator injection (refrigerators).

Internal Transport

“dry-clean” of elevator carts.

Maintenance

Removal of paint from signs and irremovable parts.

Mechanic

Tool machines, working centres, big fans.

Motorcycle

Moulds for fibreglass articles production (safety helmet).

Naval

Ship kitchen ventilation pipes cleaning.

Marine

Removing anti-vegetative paint from boats.

Painting

Airplane transporters, conveyors, liquid painting cabin, inside oven of plaint polymerisation, phosphorous- degreasing tunnel, manufactures paint-removing.

Petrol Chemistry

Decontamination of titanium coated reactors.

Plastic

Plastic extruder screws and filters , moulds for plastic articles.

Printing

Printing press (rotogravure and flexography), rollers for printing off set.

Railway

Inside railway carriage cleaning, maintenance of train electrical driving system.

Rubber

Tire moulds, moulds for rubber articles production (gaskets, sleeves, belts, silent block).

Transportation

“dry-clean” of inside trucks and motor vehicles, containers cleaning.

Pneumatic
Wood
Weldings
Fire
Aluminium Foundry
Construction Industry
Wheel Moulds

 


 

Dry Ice Blasting Applications

Material

Surface

Equipment

Adhesives

Glass, metals, painted surfaces, plastics

Applicators, coating machines, labelling machines

Animal Feed

Metals, plastics, rubbers

Bagging machines, extruders

Asbestos

Brick, concrete, metals, piping

Boilers, buildings, heaters

Biscuit

Conveyors, moulds

Baking ovens

Bitumen

Concrete, glass, metals, plastics

Construction equipment

Boiler Scale

Boiler internal

Manifolds, valves

Bread

Baking tins, conveyors

Baking ovens

Carbon Deposits

Commutators, electric and electronic components, metals

Electric motor windings, engine cylinder heads, generators, printed circuit boards (PCB’s)

Chewing Gum

Street paving

Process and packaging equipment

Chocolate

Conveyors, moulds

Process and coating equipment

Combustion Residues

Boiler membrane walls, fire tubes, flues

Burners, combustors, exhaust systems, reaction chambers

Crude Oil

Holding vessel, piping

Drilling equipment, valves

Die Coatings

Aluminium, steel, GRP

Casting and hot forming moulds

Fermentation Residues

Vats

Distillery and brewing equipment, fermentation vessels

Fish Residue

Working surfaces

Cutting and slicing equipment

Flavorings

Glass, plastics, rubber, stainless steel

Mixing and applicator equipment

Flour

Millstones, plastics, rubber, stainless steel

Milling and process equipment

Fluxes

Printed circuit board

PCB contact probes, PCB test equipment, welded surfaces

Foam Residues

Cables, ducting, hydraulic hoses, mould vents

EPS and EPU processing equipment

Grease

Practically all

Acts as a degreasing process

Logos

Glass, metals, painted surfaces, plastics, rubber

Screen and tampon printed components

Mastics

Glass, metals, plastics, painted surfaces

Applicators, sealed components

Meat Residues

Bones, hides, metals, plastics

Animal by-products, cutting and processing equipment

Milk Scale

Glass, stainless steel, plastics

Processing equipment

Mineral Oils

Practically all especially as degreasing process

Electrical and mechanical components, surfaces to be coated

Mould Release Agents

Low MP, alloys, aluminium, composite tooling, GRP, tool and stainless etc.

Moulding tools and adjacent press equipment

Oil, Grease and Dirt

Cables, ducting, drive shafts, gears, hoses, switchgear, machine

All machines and engines especially when refurbishing

Organic Growth

Ceramics, metals, stoneware, plastics

Holding tanks, water storage and purification equipment

Over Spray

Glass, metals, painted surfaces plastics, rubber

Spraying equipment, Jigs, tools, etc.

Paint

Glass, metals, plastics, rubber

Conveyors, strayed components, jigs, pre-painted panels

Paper Residues

Metals, plastics, painted surfaces, rubber

Drying rollers and evacuation hoods, printing presses

Powder Build-up

Metals, plastics, painted surfaces, rubber

Food and power processing machinery

Printing Inks

Metals, plastics, painted surfaces, rubber

Printing presses

Process Spillage

Machinery surfaces

Process machinery

Protective Coating

Metals, plastics, painted panels

Stored tools and equipment

Radioactive Contamination

Practically all

Generally tools and equipment that need to be removed from active areas

Resin

Metals

PCB curing ovens, dies, tools and moulds used to extrude or form resin containing materials e.g. boards

Rubber

Composites, metals

Moulding press tools and press ancillaries

Sugar and Syrups

Glass, metals, plastics, rubber

Processing and transport vessels and equipment

Tar

Glass, metals, plastics, rubber

Construction and processing equipment

Vegetable Oils

Glass, metals, plastics, rubber

Food processing and frying equipment

Wood Pulp

Glass, metals, plastics, rubber

Paper making machinery