Blast Damper is designed to protect personnel and critical equipment against blast wave created by explosion in industrial facility. Gas explosions occur in facilities such as Oil and Gas platforms and refineries.
Often, in industrial applications, the threat of explosions and the need for shelter equipment is overlooked. However, adequate protection can prevent the escalation of a minor explosion into a catastrophic event.
A safe industrial facility must protect its employees, equipment, functionality and continuity from any extreme circumstances. A clear example is the need to protect the backup generator in a nuclear power plant, but an often forgotten example is the control room and its operators which need to remain safe and functional.
Temet is a world leader in blast protection and toxic industrial chemicals (TIC) and chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) filtration systems for protecting both humans and equipment in industrial facilities, ensuring facility functionality and safety. Many of Temet’s advanced and cost-effective blast protection solutions are installed in industrial facilities worldwide.
Temet’s solutions for the industrial sector have naturally emerged from decades of Temet being a world leader in blast and CBRN protection for critical infrastructures, civil defense shelters and command centres. These solutions and expertise were customised to best fit industrial sector needs, as well as being tested and certified to the highest industrial standards, surpassing even the stringent nuclear requirements.
Customisation projects are welcomed.
Blast Protection Valves and Dampers
Temet provides the most advanced solutions designed for blast scenarios, whether caused by fire, gas or man-made explosions.
Our large variety of valves and dampers can be also customised for your specific needs.
Our range of products includes Blast Dampers (HV Dampers), Blast Valves (PV-KK and many others), High-Temperature Blast Valves, Over-pressure Valves, Closing Valves (Gas-tight Shut-off Valves), Cable Transmission sleeves and others in many sizes and with blast protection ranging from 1 to 100 bar.
The main two models are the HV Damper and the PV-KK blast valves.
The HV Blast Damper
The HV Blast Damper is a single-acting blast damper, meaning that when HV Damper is at its normal position (open for airflow) it will be closed immediately when in contact with a blast wave and will remain closed.
The PV-KK Blast Valve
The PV-KK Blast Valve is a double-acting blast valve, meaning that when the blast hits the valve, it will close to withstand the blast waves (both incident and reflected pressures) and will return to its open position to allow continuous airflow.
Our products hold the required standards and certificates to satisfy even the more severe requirements and are available in hot-dip galvanized versions, as well as stainless steel for corrosive environments.
Other Temet Solutions for the Industrial Sector
Blast Protection Doors
Temet delivers a variety of Blast Protection Doors (1 bar to more than 300 bar) including standard and customised doors for special applications. Doors can be motorised and remote-controlled, with other options also available.
Complete Hardened Shelter
Temet offers a range of stationary, portable and customised shelter solutions. Such shelters are used to protect the command centres and operators or provide shelter for employees in case of emergency. They can be dispatched to a temporary location or to be used to retrofit existing facilities where a threat may arise.
CBRN Filtration and CO₂ removal systems
CBRN and TIC/toxic industrial materials (TIM) filtration systems with the optional CO₂ removal system for an extended stay.
Temet was established in 1953. Since the first Finnish Civil Defence Shelters regulations, Temet is the leader in the Finnish market and naturally evolved to become an international leader. Temet’s product portfolio consists of a full range of sheltering and blast mitigation equipment, including blast-proof valves, doors and hatches, CBRN filtration systems, regenerative CO₂ removal systems, shelter automation and complete shelter design and construction.
Dictated by its leading position, Temet is committed to lab and field-proven solutions, innovative research and development (R&D) and full customer support. This commitment is the foundation for Temet’s customer-based approach, from design and customisation, through installation to full commissioning and training.
Temet is continuously investing in R&D and engineering capabilities, from production capacity and pioneering automation for high-quality and fast deliveries to quality assurance and management systems. With our goal of Saving Lives, we must provide our clients and partners with the best fail-proof solution on the market.
Temet is part of the Temet Group, an international group offering a complete and evolving portfolio of products and services for blast and CBRN protection shelters. Within Temet Group are Temet Finland, Temet Construction, Temet Services, Temet Dubai, Temet Singapore and Temet India.
Temet has an excellent track record of almost 70 years, in more than 85 countries, protecting millions of lives with more than 50,000 shelter projects completed successfully.
Blast Valves are protective elements for air intakes and outlets. Temet blast valves are providing protection up to 100 bar, based on the model. Industrial series blast will be installed surface mounted on the wall.