Safe Air Technology awarded the Valero EP-2 and EP-6 building projects.October 1, 2014
Safe Air Technology has been contracted to design and fabricate several fully customized HVAC / Purge / Pressurization and Chemical Filtration Systems for the Valero Refinery, located in St. Charles, Louisiana. The VPACPB Series units are to upgrade and replace the existing antiquated systems serving the EP-2 and EP-6 Buildings. The new systems will ensure proper Cooling, Heating, Dehumidifcation, Building Pressure and Purge rates, and shall be 100% automatically controlled using DDC functions. All systems will comply with NFPA 496 Type Z Room Purge and Pressurization controls and are both compliant with NEC and IEC Codes for Explosion Proof Classification Under NFPA 70 Articals 500-515 for Class I, Groups C & D, Division 2 – T3 and IIA & IIB Zone 2 – T3.
The VPAC and VPACPB Series units offered by Safe Air Technology, are engineered and developed specifically to eliminate problems, faced by end users and installers, within the petrochemcial market. Safe Air Technology’s professional engineering department draws on over 80 years of experience in the industry, by understanding what the end users and HVAC Installers are looking for, not just quality in operational performance and safety, but quality in design for easy servicing and maintenance of the system as well. These units are State-of-the-Art in all phases of engineering and manufacturing and offer many advantages while maintaining what we call the Three Keys to Success: Quality, Pricing and On Time Delivery for our clients.
Just some of the major features offered on the units include (but are not limited to the following):
• Capacity range from 6 Tons to 50 Ton Base and Wall Mounts
• 100% redundancy
• Double wall 316 stainless steel construction,
• Stainless steel all welded support frame
• All welded 6” metal base with lifting pads
• Direct drive blowers and fans
• State-of-the-Art Direct Digital Controls with KMC “Flex Stats”
• Meadwestvaco Versacomb Chemical Filtration
• MSA Ultimate X Gas Detection Systems.
• Local and remote monitoring of Systems