ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., March 17, 2020—On April 7 at 1 p.m. ET, Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. will present “Specifying Fans for Industrial Environments,” the latest in its AMCA insite series of free, professional-development-hour- (PDH-) eligible webinars.

During the hour-long event:

  • Dan Hormann, PE, of the AMCA Fan Committee will discuss how industrial fans differ from commercial fans, including in terms of welding, materials, bearing and motor base, arrangements, inertia bases, and paint systems.
  • Marcel Kamutzki, P.Eng., of the AMCA Fan Committee will discuss aerodynamics, including flow, pressure, power, revolutions per minute, and arrangement; air conditions for density; and how pressure is defined.
  • Aaron Saldanha of the AMCA Fan Committee will discuss application, including abrasive, corrosive, high-temperature, and high-pressure-low-flow environments; first cost vs. operation costs; and guidance offered in AMCA Publication 801, Industrial Process/Power Generation Fans: Specification Guidelines.

“Specifying Fans for Industrial Environments” is worth one PDH through Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). To register, click here.

To view recordings of previous AMCA insite webinars “Air Curtains: Energy Codes & Standards,” “Update on Codes, Standards, and Certifications for Severe-Duty Louvers and Fire/Smoke Dampers,” and “Fan Energy Index (FEI)—Changing Our Industry,” visit

About AMCA International

Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. is a not-for-profit association of manufacturers of fans, dampers, louvers, air curtains, and other air-system components for commercial HVAC, industrial-process, and power-generation applications. With programs such as certified ratings, laboratory accreditation, verification of compliance, and international-standards development, its mission is to advance the knowledge of air systems and uphold industry integrity on behalf of AMCA members worldwide. For more information about AMCA, visit


Robb Clawson
Director of Marketing, Membership, and Education
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