DESOM Systems Incorporated provides engineered solutions to environmental control problems in heavy industrial process operations, with particular emphasis on worker health and safety. The company is internationally recognized as a leader in providing ventilation systems for electrowinning tankhouses (copper, zinc and nickel) and fume control systems for primary and secondary off-gases in pyrometallurgical processes i.e. the non-ferrous and ferrous smelting industries.
The corporate philosophy of the company is to provide engineered systems leveraged with technology transfer and innovation. As a result of this approach the company has carved out a worldwide market for its services and products.
With its Head Office in Canada and agents in Chile, Australia and the USA (Tucson and Denver) DESOM's major markets are Canada, USA, Mexico, Chile, Peru, Australia and southeast Asia.
The company supports a strong R & D function and holds several patents for its products and technologies. From manufacturing plants in Canada (see Manufacturing Capability), DESOM exports its products worldwide and provides full turnkey installation capability in many countries.