Fläkt began manufacturing ventilation products in Sweden 1920, providing its first dedicated cruise ship products in 1937. Woods began making fans almost 100 years ago and is a respected leader in the field of axial flow fans. The merger into Fläkt Woods in 2002 created a market leader in marine HVAC.

Marine applications put the highest demands on HVAC products and the systems they serve. Fläkt Woods’ HVAC products provide the highest quality of indoor climate, regardless of climate zone or environmental demands. Its product range comprises air handling units, air terminal devices, rotary heat wheels, ducts, centrifugal and axial fans for HVAC and machine room applications, for the maritime industry.

The excellent quality and performance of Fläkt Woods products enable the firm to offer an optimised marine portfolio of complete HVAC systems. Its reference list extends to all vessels types, from cruise ships and ferries to cargo and navy ships.

Fläkt Woods aims to exceed the increasing demands for onboard living comfort, energy and cost efficiency. This is achieved through product development innovation. The company is a leader in the development of sorption heat recovery wheels and high pressure plug fans.

This philosophy also applies to its service support. Fläkt Woods is the optimum partner for ship refurbishments, bringing existing builds up to date with the latest energy-saving and maintenance-free products.

Fläkt Woods services include energy assessment and recommendations, upgrading and refurbishment, spare parts and back-up. Its manufacturing processes are certified under ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and EMAS (environmental management).