LEV (LOCAL EXHAUST VENTILATION) TESTING
Fact: Over 1500 LEVs tested annually
Fume cupboard testing and LEV testing are essential when it comes to protecting your personnel from hazardous or noxious vapours, gases and dust produced. LEVs or dust/fume extraction carry away airborne contaminants before they can be breathed in.
Every employer who provides LEVs must ensure “It is maintained in an efficient state, in efficient working order, in good repair and in a clean condition” – Regulation 9-1 COSHH. The maximum time between tests of LEV systems is set down in COSHH and for most systems it is 14 months.
Our LEV service includes:
Volume flow rate at various points
Static pressure readings at various points
Hood face velocities (where appropriate)
Measure the fan and motor speed
Record the filter performance
Record the air temperature
Check the ductwork condition
Test for leakage
Light level test
Light level test
Sound level test
Remedial work based upon the report can be undertaken
Our collaborative and proactive approach drives efficiency, cost savings and offers our clients peace of mind. We are committed to continuous improvement, through innovation and investment in our personnel, methodologies and equipment.
We offer extremely competitive rates and daytime, evenings or weekends to offer minimal disturbance to our customers.
> Design Reviews
> Turnkey Projects
> Clerks of Works
> Ventilation Testing
> Ventilation Maintenance
> Cleaning of Ventilation Systems
> Ventilation Issues and Remedials
Monday – Friday 08:00 – 17:00
RJ Urmson Commissioning Engineers Ltd
Kellett Street Works
T: 01257 262 683
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