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ZEN Industries eNewsletter:
July 2021

Save up to 35% on HVAC Duct and Installation

ZEN Industries Brings New Coil Line into Operation

HVAC Duct Coil LineZEN Industries saves new construction projects up to 35% on HVAC duct acquisition and installation, compared to traditional approaches. We call our method The ZEN Way.

How does ZEN consistently save architects, owners, and project managers so much while also helping their projects run smoothly and less expensively?

It’s simple, we do more than fabricate high quality duct. We look at the big picture and deliver a set of coordinated services that make your acquisition and installation of duct as affordable and trouble free as possible.

HVAC Coil Line, ZEN IndustriesConsider these three factors:

  • Eliminate Field Measuring and Sketching Labor (FMSL) by utilizing ZEN’s 3D Coordination Drawing and Shop Drawing capabilities. Save on experienced labor that otherwise would cost $40 to $60/hour.
  • Save on Installation Labor. ZEN delivers duct and fittings so precisely measured, numbered, and labeled that your least expensive labor can get the shakeout done. Save up to half on installation labor.
  • Save on Duct Fabrication. ZEN’s fabrication facilities are state-of-the-art, with advanced workflow processes and new coil lines, plasma tables, and an experienced ductwork team, we can produce duct for any need, on time and at a budget that saves you money.

HVAC Duct REady for DeliveryThe end result – a clear competitive edge for contractors and project managers working with ZEN Industries, resulting in savings between 25% and 35%.

The Latest Production Upgrades at ZEN

Over the last year, ZEN Industries has installed and upgraded a variety of pieces on our production floor for even more efficient fabrication.

Upgrade on Lockformer 5x20 plasma table; new Vicon dual head corner machine; new MG 8’ x ¼” CNC 4 roll - plate rolls; and an IPI coil line rebuild.

Plasma upgrade: A Lockformer 5’ x 20’ plasma upgraded with new Hypertherm Controls, ATH (automatic torch height adjustment) system and Hypertherm PowerMAX 45 power supply.

MG Platee Roll, ZEN IndustriesBrand new MG 4-roll, 8’ x ¼” CNC plate roll.

IPI Coil Line Rebuild: Over a 5-week period of time in our facility, Mestek (IPI) technicians upgraded/ rebuilt an existing IPI line to 2021 standards.

  • New electric drive package replaces the old hydraulic system.
  • New tie rod punching system installed.
  • Each component in the line was updated with new controls.
  • Main drive rolls replaced to accommodate new electric drive system, including new encoders.
  • Entire control system was replaced / upgraded to 2021 vintage. New wiring, PLC’s, touch screen and all encoders on the machine were replaced with new.
  • New glue system installed.

Vicon-Dual Headed Corner Machine, ZEN InudstriesCoil Line Capabilities:

  • 16 ga capacity shear
  • Tie rod punching
  • TDC/snaplock
  • 75 FPM operating speed
  • Liner capable
  • Wrap brake

More Than a Duct Fabricator

Finding an experienced fabricator of HVAC duct is not hard. Finding a project partner able to optimize the workflow for HVAC duct installation from estimating through delivery is a rare prize.

At ZEN, we can eliminate extra estimating steps, save money, and improve accuracy. We even work with select contractors to create a hand-in-glove relationship, integrating ZEN’s HVAC fabrication pricing with their own computer estimating software. In one step, the mechanical contractor can generate a reliable quote as well as work with data which can be fed seamless into production, direct to Zen Industries’ coil lines and plasma tables or a fabrication facility of your own.

Benefit from duct drawings developed with error reduction and cost-effectiveness in mind.

  • Improved efficiency and turnaround in shop drawings (up to 50% faster).
  • Improved accuracy, making drafting errors a thing of the past.
  • Improved precision, meeting SMACNA standards with ease.
  • Improved overall project profitability for our clients (real cost savings measured in dollars).

As an experienced fabricator of HVAC duct for over 22 years, ZEN Industries supplies traditional Rectangular Ductwork as well as Spiral Ductwork, Double Wall Spiral, , PCD Ductwork, and Specialty Ductwork.

Interested in learning more about how ZEN Industries can fulfill your project needs for HVAC duct and fittings? Call us at 877-600-0274 or complete our Contact Us form today.

Success is All About Great Service

Founded in 1999 on a set of unbreakable core principles, ZEN strives to provide top-quality fabrication, advice, and planning for our customers.

The quality of our HVAC duct work is of the highest caliber and our price is competitive with the best in the industry. Of course, ZEN Industries Inc. gains its edge with unbeatable service, and service means people - it's about our experienced personnel and the relationships we build with each and every customer.

At ZEN Industries, we believe success is all about great service. Our affordable HVAC shop drawings, estimating services, and duct fabrication can be reached at 877-600-0274, or visit our Contact Us page today!

Learn more at www.ZENindustries.com

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