Case Studies

Damaged filter body and new filter

DCS delivers rosy future for furniture maker

West Yorkshire-based woodwaste extraction specialist Dust Control Systems Ltd, now part of Absolent Group, came to the rescue of Red Rose Furnishings following an incident where an inattentive delivery driver reversed a large furniture van into the company’s filter unit. Red Rose Furnishings is a family-run business that embraces a long history of furniture manufacturing in the former Lancashire mill …

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Rosebirch workshop

Energy-saving DCS retrofit for Rosebirch

The joinery workshop at Rosebirch Ltd is now cleaner and quieter thanks to a new dust extraction filter unit and energy-saving Ecogate® system supplied and installed by Dust Control Systems Ltd. Rosebirch is a second generation family-run business, operating from a modern 12,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility at High Spen – a former mining village in Tyne & Wear. Utilising …

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DCS Filter For Top Shopfitter

Dust Control Systems Ltd (DCS) has installed a complete dust extraction system, including external filter unit and energy-saving Ecogate® system, for Lincolnshire fit-out specialist NH Shopfitting & Interiors. Located on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds, officially an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, NH Shopfitting & Interiors provides a tailored service to clients across the retail, commercial and leisure sectors, …

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Mike England Kicks Old Dust Plant Into Touch

A recent contract undertaken by Dust Control Systems Limited involved replacing an existing dust plant with the very latest in energy saving extraction for their long-standing customer, Lancashire-based Mike England Timber Co. Ltd. Mike England Timber has a well-established reputation for supplying quality, machined softwood products throughout North West England. Located on a semi-rural site within easy reach of the …

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DCS Fits The Bill At North Offshore

Aberdeen-based North Offshore Ltd, a leading fit-out specialist serving the offshore accommodation, office, hotel and commercial property sectors, has recently invested in new energy-saving dust extraction from Dust Control Systems Ltd. North Offshore’s joinery workshop has a team of skilled craftsman who operate an assortment of woodworking machinery used in the manufacture of all kinds of bespoke joinery and furniture …

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Willerby Holiday Homes

Energy-saving Extraction For Willerby Holiday Homes

Willerby Holiday Homes, the Hull-based manufacturer of luxury holiday homes, has invested in a new energy-efficient dust extraction system which has been designed, supplied and installed by Dust Control Systems Ltd. Established just after the Second World War, Willerby is the UK’s largest manufacturer of holiday homes and lodges, selling its extensive range across the UK and Europe. The company …

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DCS Extraction Cuts Power Bills At Soper Group

Dust Control Systems Ltd has commissioned one of its latest energy saving extraction plants to deal with dust at the Soper Group’s joinery workshops in Hull. A family-owned and operated concern, based in the centre of Kingston-upon-Hull, The Soper Group Ltd is quite a success story. Roger Soper established Soper Building Services in 1973 as a general building company and …

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Kingspan Filters Installation

DCS Engineers Meet Kingspan Challenge

Dust Control Systems’ engineering skills, and their ability to successfully complete contracts within an extremely tight schedule, were well and truly put to the test on a recent project for Kingspan Access Floors. As part of a move to further automate panel processing at their Hull based manufacturing centre, leading raised access flooring manufacturer, Kingspan Access Floors Ltd., decided to …

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DCS Saves Sampson’s Shavings

Following the company’s recent relocation to larger premises, Sampson Products Ltd, a West Yorkshire-based timber processing and furniture component manufacturer, has benefitted from the extraction expertise that Dust Control Systems Ltd (DCS) consistently delivers to the UK woodworking industry. As the company’s managing director, Simon Banks, explains: “Sampson Products was previously occupying part of an old two-storey mill, but the …

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DCS Dust Extraction For Humdinger Foods

At its manufacturing plant in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, leading snack foods manufacturer Humdinger Foods Ltd has recently invested in new dust extraction equipment from Dust Control Systems Ltd (DCS). Serving Humdinger’s new peanut coating line, the dust extraction system is designed to effectively contain and capture airborne starch dust from within the coating process. DCS has designed and installed a complete …

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DCS Controls Dust At UPM Shotton MRF

UPM Shotton, one of the UK’s largest recyclers of used newsprint and magazines, has installed a complete dust extraction plant, from Dust Control Systems Ltd, at its new £17 million Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) in North Wales. Located at the site of the Finish-owned company’s UPM Shotton paper mill, the 250,000 tonnes-a-year capacity MRF is designed to sort mixed recyclables …

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DCS Filter Sits Comfortably In Long Eaton

Dust Control Systems Ltd (DCS) has designed and installed a complete dust extraction system for renowned Nottinghamshire-based furniture manufacturer, Andrew Paul Furniture Ltd. Andrew Paul Furniture is located at the heart of the UK’s furniture-manufacturing capital – Long Eaton – and the company’s directors bring together a combined experience of over 60 years in the industry to manufacture traditional, quality …

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Rixonway Kitchens Go Greener With Ecogate

Kitchen manufacturer Rixonway Kitchens, one of the industry’s real success stories, has further boosted its already impressive environmental credentials by investing in the latest energy saving ‘green technology’ from dust extraction specialists, Dust Control Systems Ltd. Rixonway Kitchens – the only UK kitchen manufacturer working solely in the affordable and social housing sector – employs more than 400 people and …

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Improved Dust Extraction And Control For Vale (UK) Ltd

Leading retail fit-out specialist, Vale (UK) Ltd., has recently contracted Dust Control Systems Ltd to install a new energy-efficient dust extraction system at its workshops in Prescot on Merseyside. The privately-owned company, which employs 65 people, provides a comprehensive refurbishment and fit-out service for major retail outlets. Mostly operating as principal contractor, Vale (UK) has an impressive client list of …

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Dusting Down For Yorkshire Teabags

Taylors of Harrogate is one of the few remaining family tea and coffee merchants and has been blending quality teas since 1886. Today, the company is best known for its Yorkshire Tea blends. As part of an ongoing programme of investment in processing facilities at its 13 acre Harrogate site, Taylors has recently installed a state-of-the-art dust extraction plant to …

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DCS Locks Out Dust At Assa Abloy

Engineers from Dust Control Systems Ltd recently demonstrated their ability to provide effective dust extraction solutions for two wholly different production processes at Assa Abloy’s UK manufacturing operation at Willenhall in the West Midlands. Assa Abloy is the world’s biggest lock maker with brands that include such well known names as Chubb, Union and Yale. The company’s Willenhall manufacturing centre …

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DCS Wins Praise At Victory

Victory Leisure Homes, a leading designer and builder of quality leisure homes and lodges, has recently invested in new energy-saving dust extraction equipment from Dust Control Systems (DCS). Victory Leisure Homes is part of the Rix Group, a 5th generation, family-owned company which was first established over 140 years ago. Victory Leisure was formed as a new company in 2009 …

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DCS Bust the Dust for Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce has recently extended capability at its Distributed Generation Systems business in Winsford, Cheshire, by investing in a purpose built fine particle decontamination facility to clean-up military mobile power generators prior to overhaul. Diesel powered generator sets, often returning from harsh overseas environments, have to be disassembled and thoroughly cleaned of dust or fine particles before being completely stripped down …

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Latest DCS Filter Technology For Ellis Furniture

Dust Control Systems Ltd (DCS) has recently completed a major energy-efficient dust extraction scheme for leading furniture manufacturer Ellis Furniture at its factory in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Established in 1891, Ellis Furniture design and manufacture strong, durable and safe furniture to meet challenging environments such as universities, care homes and hotels. The company’s Huddersfield site has 200,000 sq. ft. of …

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DCS Extraction System For New Starbank Facility

Dust extraction specialist Dust Control Systems (DCS) has recently completed a major installation at Starbank Panel Products’ new manufacturing facility at Newton-le-Willows on Merseyside. After almost 2 years of planning and construction, Starbank Panel Products Ltd is now fully operational at its new 16 acre site on the Sankey Valley Industrial Estate, just a short distance from the premises occupied …

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DCS Captures Compound Dust

AEI Compounds Ltd is a leader in the field of compounding technology, principally supplying the wire & cable and pipe manufacturing industries with thermoplastic and cross-linkable materials. From its base in Sandwich, Kent, the company produces insulation, bedding and sheathing materials for the wire and cable sector, as well as products for the manufacture of hot water pipes, fittings and …

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Ecogate Greens-up Inscape dust plant

Inscape Cubicles & Washrooms, one of the UK’s leading producers of toilet cubicles and washroom systems, has recently invested in an ECOGATE® dust extraction optimisation system from Dust Control Systems Ltd. The energy-saving system, installed at Inscape’s manufacturing facility in Chorley, Lancashire, has been retrofitted to the company’s existing DCS extraction system, without the need to replace the existing filter, …

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Ecogate® – Perfect fit for Utopia

Utopia Bathroom Group, the UK’s brand leader in fitted bathroom furniture, has slashed its electricity bills by investing in energy-saving dust extraction technology Ecogate®, installed by Dust Control Systems Ltd (DCS). For 25 years, Utopia has been designing and manufacturing high-quality bathroom furniture, bathroom suites, and bathroom accessories which are sold through a network of 600 retailers covering the UK …

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