JONESBORO, AR – Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control (APC), a global manufacturer of dust and fume collection equipment, has announced plans to open a 40,000-square-foot facility in the United Kingdom to serve industrial customers throughout the UK and Europe.pci1012-CN-Camfil-300.jpg

Work is already underway for the new plant, which is located in the Birch Business Park in Heywood, Greater Manchester, UK. The facility is expected to open in January 2013. 

Company President Lee Morgan stated, “Camfil Farr APC has grown into a global dust collection company over the past five years, with our most dramatic growth in the UK and European industrial markets. This strategically located facility will allow us to be more responsive to customer needs in Europe and to expand our manufacturing capacity to meet both short- and long-term goals.”

Camfil Farr APC makes dust collection equipment that cleans up manufacturing processes for safer, more productive plant environments. Typical applications include laser and plasma cutting, thermal spray operations, welding, pharmaceutical manufacturing, chemical and food processing, and fiberglass manufacturing. Camfil products meet CE, ATEX and other European requirements.