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About Universal Air Filter

Universal Air Filter makes custom air filters for a range of applications in the communications, computer networking, industrial machinery, medical, military, transportation and data-storage industries. The company's air filters are the standard in the communications industry.In December 2005, Universal Air Filter was acquired by The Riverside Company. The Riverside Company exited its investment in June 2008 when Thompson Street capital acquired Universal Air Filter. In March 2012, Universal Air Filter was acquired by Filtration Group. The valuation of Universal Air Filter was undisclosd. Terms of the deal were not released.

Universal Air Filter Headquarter Location

1624 Sauget Industrial Parkway

Illinois, 62206,

United States


Latest Universal Air Filter News

Universal Air Filter debuts harsh environment air filters for displays

Nov 16, 2018

Nov. 16, 2018 Universal Air Filter is debuting its Series 2 Outside Plant Filter. The product aims to keep dust, water, rain and salt fog out of electronics enclosures such as cabinets for digital signage and kiosks, according to a press release. The filters are compliant with multiple industry standards including IP, NEMA and GR 487 enclosure ratings. Customers can use the filters with outside air vented cooling systems instead of closed loop air-to-air heat exchangers, according to the release. "UAF's OSP filters deliver superior water and airborne contaminant protection for products such as interactive kiosk displays to communicate with residents and visitors in cities all over the world," Chris Picha, lead mechanical engineer, UAF, said in the release.

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