JF Equipment launches innovative mobile unit for sanitisation in public places

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic JF Equipment has launched the revolutionary and durable Sani-Tunn, a mobile unit that can sanitise an individual as well as whatever they may be carrying.

As the world adjusts to the new social norm, it’s encouraging to see how innovative our resilient nation is becoming.

covid-19 Image by rottonara from Pixabay
The Sani-Tunn 1.5m entry with large side nozzles

Sanitation is critically important

Public facilities and locations – be it hospitals, malls, stores, factories or corporate headquarters; will need to implement sanitisation processes post COVID-19 lockdown. JF Equipment has used this lockdown period to conceptualise and create the Sani-Tunn, a fixed, or mobile unit that can be set up at the entrance to any public place that sanitises the entire individual plus whatever they’re carrying or pushing into that public place.

Unique spray system

The Sani-Tunn structure has been created using either robust aluminium, or superior graded stainless-steel to withstand the volume of activity and traffic it would need to manage. Each unit is specifically designed to cater for the environment in which it will be used. A unique spray system – operated by sensors, comes complete with high pressure pump and nozzles, moves an approved sanitisation solution through stainless steel piping installed inside the tunnel. The solution works with all fabrics and synthetics – like trolleys or pushchairs and is hypoallergenic for sensitive skin and facial usage.

JF Equipment’s Sani-Tunn
The Sani-Tunn 1.5m entry with large side nozzles

‘Lockdown has given us a great opportunity to think about what we can do to help what will essentially be an entirely different environment to get used to,’ says Fred Shade, sales manager for JF Equipment. ‘Social distancing and ‘corporate’ or ‘public’ sanitisation will become the norm so we really focussed on building something strong and durable that would last for high traffic areas.’

The walk-through unit will include a volume and size dependant high pressure pump and reservoir tank from 50 litres to 1000 litres – depending on capacity requirements.

Pricing will vary depending on the materials and size requirements.



Latest


05 May 2021
New CEO for SafetySA

South Africa’s fast-growing Safety Training, and Testing, Inspection & Certification powerhouse, Safety SA, has announced the appointment of a new…

New CEO for SafetySA

South Africa’s fast-growing Safety Training, and Testing, Inspection & Certification powerhouse, Safety SA, has announced the appointment of a new chief executive officer, Pieter Erasmus, effective 1 May 2021. Erasmus replaces Karl Campbell who remains involved with the group in a non-executive capacity, thereby retaining access to Campbell’s knowledge and…

28 Apr 2021
How to choose to right joint sealant for your project

Joint sealant is one of the most important elements in construction because a building is always weakest to leakage at…

How to choose to right joint sealant for your project

Joint sealant is one of the most important elements in construction because a building is always weakest to leakage at its joints. As one of the largest producers of polyurethane sealants and adhesives for global construction and industrial applications, Sika is in control of the whole manufacturing process, from pre-polymers…

28 Apr 2021
Open drains have devastating repercussions in vulnerable areas

Drains are meant to serve a good purpose in helping to prevent flooding, however, when they are left open, solid…

Open drains have devastating repercussions in vulnerable areas

Drains are meant to serve a good purpose in helping to prevent flooding, however, when they are left open, solid and domestic waste can collect in them and lead to blockages, which in turn can threaten health. Taking a tour along the roads of some densely populated estates and slum…

26 Apr 2021
Welding institute collaborates with CSIR to entrench welding in the fourth Industrial Revolution

The Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the CSIR to collaborate…

Welding institute collaborates with CSIR to entrench welding in the fourth Industrial Revolution

The Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the CSIR to collaborate on new technology and data sharing. This will develop the role of welding in the 4th Industrial Revolution and boost the contribution of this scarce skill to rebuilding the South…


Top stories


18 Mar 2020
Coronavirus-triggered recession will change how we do business but could speed up Industry 4.0

The recovery from a coronavirus-triggered recession will usher in a new era in which the way we live, do business…

Coronavirus-triggered recession will change how we do business but could speed up Industry 4.0

The recovery from a coronavirus-triggered recession will usher in a new era in which the way we live, do business and invest will fundamentally change. This according to Nigel Green CEO and founder of the deVere Group, one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations. These comments come as…

29 May 2020
Electra Mining Africa 2020 cancelled due to pandemic

Electra Mining Africa 2020, due to take place from 7 to 11 September at the Expo Centre in Johannesburg, has…

Electra Mining Africa 2020 cancelled due to pandemic

Electra Mining Africa 2020, due to take place from 7 to 11 September at the Expo Centre in Johannesburg, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The next edition of the show will be held from 5 to 9 September 2022 at the same venue. Continued prohibition of large…

08 Apr 2020
Uncovering the face of cyber crime: How a hacker scammed over $100 000

Researchers from cyber crime solutions company, Check Point, have painstakingly uncovered the identity of a prolific cyber criminal known as…

Uncovering the face of cyber crime: How a hacker scammed over $100 000

Researchers from cyber crime solutions company, Check Point, have painstakingly uncovered the identity of a prolific cyber criminal known as ‘Dton’. When you spot a phishing attempt or an email with a suspicious document attached in your inbox, have you ever wondered who actually sent it to you, and how…

20 Apr 2020
The importance of digital solutions during the COVID-19 pandemic

Digital solutions can provide a safe way for consumers and businesses to manage their day-to-day tasks during the COVID-19 crisis…

The importance of digital solutions during the COVID-19 pandemic

Digital solutions can provide a safe way for consumers and businesses to manage their day-to-day tasks during the COVID-19 crisis without compromising their health or safety. As a result, businesses have to adapt to the new demand for digitised services in order to stay relevant. The pandemic has taken its…


Visit the official COVID-19 government website to stay informed: sacoronavirus.co.za