Dusts generated during processing and materials handling can raise environmental and safety risks. This panel discussion will look at how to realistically control dusts.
Guy Colonna, NFPA
Guy Colonna is the Division Manager, managing the Industrial and Chemical Engineering department for the National Fire Protection Association.
He has been with NFPA for 24 years and holds engineering degrees from the US Coast Guard Academy and Stanford University. He is also a registered professional engineer in chemical engineering in Massachusetts.
His responsibilities at NFPA include management of the Marine Chemist Training and Certification Program and NFPA activities dealing with marine fire protection. He also serves as Staff Liaison to committees dealing with safeguards at dust hazard process locations, explosives, industrial fire brigades, explosion protection systems including venting of deflagrations, and pyrotechnics and special effects.
National Sales Manager for Industrial Protection Products
Daniel Willis is Fike’s National Sales Manager for Industrial Protection Products. He is responsible for sales and business development for all pressure relief and explosion protection products within the U.S. market.
Daniel has over 30 years experience in the overpressure protection industry, including 12 years as a sales manager for Fike Corporation. During that time, Fike has become a leader in both the rupture disc and explosion protection industries. Daniel has tremendous knowledge of the markets we serve, the changing codes and regulations and the promotion of Fike’s representative and distribution networks.
Roy Sweeney joined Camfil APC in 2005 and currently serves as the southeast regional manager, where he is responsible for building and supporting the company’s network of representatives and distributors. Sweeney has 30+ years’ experience in the dust collection industry, working as an application engineer, sales engineer, product manager and sales manager for dust collection manufacturing and representative companies. He holds a B.S. degree in biology from Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Va. Sweeney is a member of the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) and the International Thermal Spray Association (ITSA).
Fike is a globally recognized supplier of products and services that protect people and critical assets from dangers such as fire, explosion and over-pressurization. With over 65 years of experience and a team of engineers, application specialists and combustion researchers, Fike understands the complexities of plant processes, relevant code compliance and continued operation. The culmination of this expertise is Fike's complete line of explosion protection products - technology designed to help you achieve your safety goals and keep you in compliance with the quickly changing explosion protection codes, standards and regulations.
Camfil APC offers the most technologically advanced dust collectors available – backed by dependable service support and decades of proven experience. Our mission is to ship collectors fast while still giving the customer what they want; to be the most customer friendly company in the dust collection business; and to make the best dust collector in the business from an end user and maintenance viewpoint. We are a subsidiary of Camfil, Inc., the largest air filter manufacturer in the world.
Camfil APC offers the most technologically advanced pharmaceutical containment dust collectors available – backed by dependable service support and decades of proven experience.