Case Studies

Schools and Colleges

Abingdon School

  • Largest school installation in the UK
  • 26 x fume cupboards and multiple chemical storage cabinets installed
  • 17 x filtered units: 14 x Airone 1800R; 1 x Airone 1500R; 2 x mobile filtered Airone 1000RS/E
  • 9 x ducted units: 7 x Airone 1800X; 2 x Airone 1500X
  • Extensive use of wider fume cupboards with room for two students to work

North Somerset Enterprise and Technology College

  • 2 x Airone 1000RS mobile filtered and 3 x Airone R fixed filtered fume cupboards on dedicated science floor of £12M new building
  • Integral to the College's focus on skills and qualifications in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects

Industrial and Higher Education

Loughborough University STEMLab

  • Opening in 2017, STEMLab contains new Engineering, Physics, Chemistry & Bio Laboratories
  • 54 x Airone XP fume cupboards with VAV control and PIR motion sensors
  • 4 x height-adjustable stands with auto-stop sensors
  • Firetrace fire protection in all fume cupboards
  • Full case study here

Chilworth Technology / DEKRA

  • Large project for an international process safety consultancy
  • 34 x Airone XP ducted units installed
  • Combination of standard specification Airone XP fume cupboards and bespoke walk-in units up to 2.5 metres wide for specialised applications



  • Large project for a growing pharma company in their brand new research centre
  • 25 x Airone R (combination of standard, bespoke and walk-in) filtration fume cupboards installed for research chemistry
  • Filtration cupboards selected due to impracticality and cost of installing duct