Efficient Control of Scheduling and Costs
Avoid surface preparation-related disruptions during rehabilitation / construction due the disruptive and dusty conditions associated with ordinary abrasive blasting. Sponge Blasting reduced dust and abrasive ricochet which allows project managers to consolidate and schedule other trades to work in close proximity; tasks normally delayed can now be accomplished simultaneously to live Sponge Blasting; the effect… shortened and simplified project schedules, and reduced costs.
"[A] significant advantage is that other trades can work in the near vicinity of the Sponge-Jet blasting operation without having any safety concerns." - Managing Director, Favcote Pty. Ltd.
Hazards of Conventional Abrasives
PDF magazine article describes health hazards associated with conventional abrasives, including sand…Download
PDF article describes Mendes Junior offshore oil crew’s search for best alternative to traditional…Download
SJ Saves Water in Refinery
PDF article shows how switching from chemical cleaners to Sponge-Jet at Brazilian refinery helped de…Download
Sponge-Based Technology Can Cut Cleaning Downtime
PDF article describes abrasive-blast airborne dust problem encountered at manufacturing facilities.Download
Recent Blog Posts
The New Jersey State House was built in 1792, and is the second oldest state house still in use. As part of a $300 million renovation, the restoration of the impressive gold dome structure was undertaken. This 160-foot tall (from floor to apex) dome is where sponge media blasting came to the rescue with the solution to a complex surface preparation and historical preservation problem.Read More >
Choosing the best Sponge Media Feed Unit™ can seem like an intimidating task. Sizes, features, and portability vary between models, but they all do the same overall task of mixing blast media with compressed air for abrasive blasting. Some units like the EX product line are for use in potentially combustable, flammable atmospheres, while other units like the Rasp Xtreme and the 100-HP are optimized for portability.Read More >