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Prihoda Extract Duct

15/07/19

Fabric Extract Duct

Prihoda are the only Fabric Ducting company to offer an extract duct as a standard production product. Normally of course we require positive system pressure to inflate the fabric duct and deliver the air. The problem with a negative pressure or extract duct is that, being fabric, it would normally just collapse. We stop this […]

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25/04/19

What is Displacement Ventilation?

Displacement Ventilation introduces supply air into a room at low velocity and usually at low level.  The air volume of a displacement system is usually quite high in comparison with mixing systems and the supply air temperature difference usually quite small (typically no more than 4k). The idea being that a high air change rate […]

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25/04/19

Advantages of fabric ducting

There are many advantages of choosing fabric ducting over a more traditional rigid system, but the main point to take away from this post is that every fabric ducting system is designed and manufactured from scratch – there is no stock – this means that the duct has been optimally designed for the space it […]

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27/03/19

What is fabric ducting made of?

Fabric Ducting or Air Socks is a ventilation ducting solution that is made from a flame retardant Polyester material, and delivers air into a room via a variety of methods (Micro-perforations diffusers, laser cut perforations or fabric nozzles). The supply air and the external static pressure created by the fan inflate the duct to it’s sewn […]

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Aerospace Bristol museum

27/03/19

Aerospace Bristol museum

The Aerospace Bristol museum has been carefully constructed over the course of a few years in a series of impressive hangers at what were once the Filton Based Bristol Aircraft Company (BAC)’s headquarters occupying 9 acres on Filton Airfield. The site, hallowed ground if you’re an aviation enthusiast, boasts 5000m2 of exhibition space, and over […]

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Prihoda Bryanston fabric ventilation

14/02/19

Fabric ducting and the Bryanston School

Originally designed by renowned Scottish architect, Richard Norman Shaw, Bryanston School is an independent school educating over 800 pupils between the age of 13 to 18 in Blandford Forum, Dorset. It was founded in the late 1920s by Jeffrey Graham Jeffreys, an Australian schoolteacher who moved to London to teach chemistry. Seven years later, he […]

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13/02/19

Bath Sports and Leisure Centre Fabric Ducting Case Study

Since the 1970s, Bath Sports and Leisure Centre has been the premier destination for residents from the city and the surrounding areas to keep fit. Management of the centre passed over to GLL (self-styled “Better”) which then embarked on a huge remodelling and refitting program worth £8.5m on the facility to bring it into line […]

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31/01/19

How to clean fabric ducts

We have spent thousands developing our own in house washing facility, where we inspect, wash/treat and cool dry our customers fabric ducting products (no matter who made them), to ensure that we’re giving the very best care to every system we look after.  However, many companies want to make their own arrangements and we respect […]

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Temple Street Children’s Hospital

17/01/19

Fabric ducting in healthcare settings

Our work at the Temple Street Children’s University Hospital in Dublin Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children is a healthcare institution known, loved, and respected around the world for the life-saving and ground-breaking medical treatment it dispenses to the very youngest and vulnerable in society. For many people in Ireland, the Temple Street Children’s University […]

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