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Fume Cupboard Design Ltd is able to design, manufacture and install fume extraction systems to suit all your needs from fume cupboards to ventilated enclosures and personnel protective equipment.

Systems can be supplied using standard circular tube and fittings or fabricated to the required cross section in uPVC, polyprop to the HVCA specification DW154 and supplied with all necessary supports and fixings.

Fibreglass coatings can be added strength or fire retardant protection.

Extract involving non-corrosive fumes for air supply or for clean air can be supplied in Galvanised Steel or Stainless Steel fabricated in accordance with HVCA specification DW141.

Controls can be designed and installed to interlock systems to BMS or linked to variable volumes systems for energy management.

Fan Specification

Exterior Polypropylene fan casing to give the fan a weather resistant finish
Interior uPVC impeller to to give a chemical resistant finish
Fan stool Stainless-steel fan stool - hard wearing and corrosive resistant
Motor housing Polypropylene motor cover to stop excess weather ingress
Services The fans can be sized to suit the system requirements
The fan can be direct drive, indirect drive, inverter controlled

Non-standard requiremements can be accomodated after consultation with our design team.

All systems are fully tested and commissioned in accordance with BS 7258 parts 1-4 or DfEE Building Bulletin 88 to suit clients health and safety or COSHH requirements and can be offered with an annual planned maintenance programme.



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Fume Cupboard Design Ltd Introduce New Service

In a continuing effort to expand our services to our clients we are adding the supply and installation of Domestic Science furniture and equipment where schools have a need to expand or replace their facilities as the new government initiative.

As domestic science classroom use the same type of furniture construction and services it is an easy expansion for us as we have over 35 years in this area and members of “CONSTRUCTIONLINE” list of approved contractors. LAB Services is the trading name of Fume Cupboard Design Limited.

Furniture components are manufactured at our Ashford factory with installations carried out using our own trained in-house engineers. The Wye factory houses the engineering plant capable of manufacturing any metalwork components, ducting or fans.

LAB Services is able to manage the running of your complete project, under your overall control, and where applicable under CDM regulations (Construction, Design and Management). We do not overload our production or workforce and therefore are able to complete projects to programme and within budget.

All installations are designed with the user in mind and with full consultation to arrive at the most suitable scheme for your needs. On completion we will furnish you with a set of O&M manuals and certification for compliance with all relevant regulation for your H&S files.

Call Kevin Hayden on 01233 642677 for answers to your questions and to arrange an initial no cost survey.

Fume Cupboard Design Successfully Trial New Worktop

Fume Cupboard Design Ltd trialed a new work surface this summer and hailed it a success. We have installed Velstone 25mm Laboratory work tops at Cranbrook School in Kent and Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College...read more