Side Stream Filration

Amazon Filters Cartridge and Capsule Manufacturing Capabilities

There are many industries that rely on effective filtration for their critical processes and Amazon Filters is a company with a proven track record for reliability and performance in supplying the equipment they need. Watch the following video to find out more about our capabilities here: In addition to manufacturing a wide range or standard products we also have the ability to customise filter structures for particularly demanding applications. This ensures we offer the optimum …

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This entry was posted on 1st Jul 2015

Amazon Filters Implements Waste-to-Energy Scheme for Used Filters

Working together towards zero waste to landfill Amazon Filters, a manufacturer and global supplier of liquid filtration equipment, has teamed up with a major international waste management company to create a first-to-market system that provides more eco-friendly management of used filter waste.   Improper disposal of products that have reached the end of their useful life can be extremely detrimental to the environment. With sustainability and the green objectives of their customers at the forefront, …

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This entry was posted on 17th Jun 2015

Which Cartridge Design Is Best For Critical Applications?

People often discuss the different methods for defining the performance of their filter cartridge e.g.  beta ratios, percentage,  efficiencies, titre reductions, diffusion flow values etc. All of these have great merit as it is important to understand how the filter you have chosen to use will affect your process.    DOE and SOE Design Cartridges (DOE at front) Whilst most filter companies strive to provide their clients with the best performing cartridge and provide the …

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This entry was posted on 30th Apr 2015

Single Cartridge Housings from Amazon Filters

Single Cartridge Housings The high quality 50 Series housing range is supplied for smaller process flows where a single filter cartridge is required. The 51 Series is suitable for general applications and the 52 Series and 53 Series are designed for higher pressures. The 54 Series ClearView housing contains a borosilicate ‘viewing’ section to assist in process monitoring. Other products in this range include the easy access 55 Series housing and the 56 Series which utilises …

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This entry was posted on 20th Jan 2015

Amazon Filters featured in Daily Telegraph Business Club for year-on-year growth for almost three decades

We are proud to announce that we have been featured in the Daily Telegraph Business Club for showing three years of strong growth. The Telegraph Business Club has taken a deeper look to establish how, despite economic downturns, Amazon Filters have managed to achieve steady growth. The video shows the challenges we face in changing industry pre-conceptions and our secrets to staying ahead of a fast-changing and competitive marketplace. Here at Amazon, we are proud …

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This entry was posted on 10th Dec 2014

When to consider Side Stream Filters

Buildings located in urban areas are likely to experience significant contamination of the water circuits in the cooling tower system. Dirt and particles generated by vehicles, local building works etc. will be transferred from the air passing through the cooling tower air to the cooling water. If the level of this contamination is not controlled it will affect the operation of the heat exchange system the cooling water feeds into. . Under these circumstances, significant …

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This entry was posted on 16th Jun 2014

PED and Side Stream Filter Housings

All pressure equipment, including filter housings used in Side Stream filter systems, being placed into service in Europe, must conform to Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC. This directive requires that all pressure equipment and assemblies above specified pressure and/or volume thresholds must: Be safe. Meet essential safety requirements covering design, manufacture and testing. Satisfy appropriate conformity assessment procedures. Carry the CE marking and other information. Pressure equipment and assemblies below the specified pressure / volume thresholds must: Be safe. …

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This entry was posted on 11th Jun 2014

Amazon Filters provide Side Stream Filtration for Paddington Central Retail Centre

Download our latest case study here: Call Amazon Filters on +44 (0) 1276 670600 for more information about their products and services, or alternatively you can email the Amazon team at: sales@amazonfilters.co.uk Visit the Amazon Filters website here: www.amazonfilters.com Subscribe to the blog here. Categories FM and Building Services News Side Stream Filtration News Side Stream Filtration Resources Side Stream Filtration Systems Recent Posts Side Stream Filters for Paddington Central Commercial Complex – Case Study …

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This entry was posted on 4th Jun 2014

Side Stream Filters for Paddington Central Commercial Complex - Case Study

About the Project: Paddington Central is a new prestige commercial and retail site adjacent to the redeveloped Paddington Station. Chilled Water (CHW) and Low Temperature Hot Water (LTHW) Side Stream filters were specified by the Contractor to ensure accurate temperature control at this high profile building complex. The CHW system volume was particularly large, operating with in excess of 20,000 litres of fluid. One part of the circuit was classified as ‘Critical’ therefore a secondary …

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This entry was posted on 6th May 2014

Amazon Filters provide Side Stream Filtration for BBA at Heathrow Airport

Side Stream Filtration for Heathrow Terminal 5 Client:                 BAA Date:                     2012 Building:              London Sector:                 Aviation/Public Transport Due to the success of the Amazon Side Stream filters installed previously at the Heathrow Energy Centre, the same system was selected for a major project initiated to ensure the high performance and accurate control of the heating system operating in Terminal 5. The system volume was significant – in excess of 500,000 litres of water, …

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This entry was posted on 11th Apr 2014

Office temperatures could be costing the UK economy £13 billion a year

Over three quarters of office workers find the temperature in their office uncomfortable, a survey indicates, with more than a third suggesting they take at least 10 minutes out of work each day due to temperature alone, so at least 1% of man hours could be wasted due to heat/cold issues.  This means that working time lost by cold staff could be costing the UK economy more than £13 billion a year.  Office temperature is …

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This entry was posted on 9th Apr 2014

Nanofibre cartridges for the control of Legionella pneumophila in Building Services Water Systems

Legionella pneumophila is a pathogenic bacterium commonly present in water systems such as cooling towers and closed loop circuits.  Legionella pneumophila is transmitted as an aerosol and under certain conditions exposure can lead to a respiratory infection that causes pneumonia.    The use of Amazon Filters Nanofibre cartridges can help control Legionella pneumophila in Building Services Water Systems.  Amazon Filters SupaPore Nanofibre cartridges that remove Legionella pneumophila could also be used in conjunction with other …

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This entry was posted on 4th Apr 2014

Amazon Filters provide Side Stream Filtration at Walbrook Building in London

Client:                  The Walbrook Building Date:                     2013 Building:              City of London Sector:                 Business Centre Amazon Filters Side Stream systems were specified to protect the Chilled Water (CHW) and Low Temperature Hot Water (LTHW) circuits, due to the prestigious nature of this building and the main consultants wanting to ensure the environmental systems worked perfectly. For this project a faster than usual system clean-up was required and this high level of performance needed to …

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This entry was posted on 27th Mar 2014

Side Stream Filtration for Building Services Engineers [WHITE PAPER]

We have published a White Paper highlighting the need for Facilities Maintenance managers and engineers to understand the need for Side Stream filtration in water systems within non-domestic buildings. Download the White Paper here. Facilities Managers and Building Services Engineers have the responsibility to ensure that buildings and their services meet the needs of the occupants.  They also manage building maintenance of critical systems such as heating and air conditioning.  There’s no doubt that improvements …

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This entry was posted on 19th Mar 2014

Amazon Filters provide Side Stream Filtration for St Pancras International Station

Client: St Pancras International Date: 2012 Building: St Pancras – London Sector: Transportation Facilities St Pancras International Station underwent substantial construction work due to it becoming an integral part of the High Speed 1 (HS1) project. Its direct link to Stratford International and Ebbsfleet International Stations and the Eurotunnel was expected to generate a significant increase in passenger usage. Therefore new heating and cooling systems were installed and these were fitted with preliminary Side Stream …

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This entry was posted on 6th Mar 2014

Side Stream Filtration at Chelsea Football Club

Client: Chelsea Football Club Date: 2012 Building: West Stand- London Sector: Sports & Entertainment The aim of the project was to improve the quality of the air supply to the West Stand and the comfort of Chelsea Football Club’s corporate hospitality clients. As part of stadium re-development new heating and cooling systems were installed to improve the quality of air supply to the West Stand and the comfort of the corporate hospitality clients. This involved …

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This entry was posted on 4th Mar 2014

Amazon Filters provide Side Stream Filters for Air Conditioning System at Heathrow Terminal 5

We recently provided Heathrow Terminal 5 with Low Temperature Hot Water (LTHW) Side Stream filters for its air conditioning system. View the case study here Due to the success of the Amazon Side Stream filters installed previously at the Heathrow Energy Centre, the same system was selected for a major project initiated to ensure the high performance and accurate control of the heating system operating in Terminal 5. The main plant rooms are located below …

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This entry was posted on 14th Feb 2014

Side Stream filters specifically designed for hot and cold water systems

Closed loop water circuits used as part of building heating and cooling systems typically become contaminated during fabrication with materials such as mill scale, jointing compound and building debris and on an on-going basis with suspended solids from corroding pipe work and bio-films.  If these materials are allowed to remain in the system they are likely to cause component blockage and damage to control valves and small bore heat exchangers. The presence of these contaminants …

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This entry was posted on 6th Feb 2014