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Hospital Air System Savings

Posted on: February 26, 2020

Hospitals rely on air compressors for a whole host of functions that range from facility operation to patient care. As such, compressed air systems often account for a sizable chunk of a hospital’s overhead. Understandably, saving money on compressed air in hospitals has become a primary goal among system operators who wish to cut down […]

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The Future of Compressed Air Use

Posted on: February 26, 2020

For many businesses, compressed air represents the lifeblood of their operations. Compressed air ensures companies big and small can power machinery and tools that keep a company running. As such, compressed air today supports companies in a broad range of business segments, including: Agriculture — From crop sprayers to water pumps, air compressors power machines […]

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Serviceability: A Leading Factor in Choosing Your Air Compressor

Posted on: February 26, 2020

Machines must be maintained to ensure optimal functionality. Parts will wear down, reducing efficiency and requiring major repairs if not addressed quickly. This especially applies to air compressors, which contain an array of components that need to be checked from time to time to avoid prolonged disruptions in their operation. It’s important to select equipment […]

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Is Compressed Air Perfection Attainable?

Posted on: February 26, 2020

Air compressors are generally used for heavy-duty applications that demand optimal performance and utmost power at all times. Over the course of a typical year, the day-to-day grind that a given machine endures can take its toll on more than just the mechanisms and circuitry. For operators, the expenses that accrue from compressed-air systems can […]

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Improving Operating Efficiency

Posted on: February 26, 2020

How can I improve my operating costs? Can operating a profitable company also be environmentally friendly? For most companies, the idea of protecting the environment and conserving natural resources brings to mind expensive renovations and higher operating cost. One way to help the environment and lower operating costs at the same time is to take […]

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Six Ways to Use Storage to Control Compressed Air Costs

Posted on: February 26, 2020

There are many ways to use storage in a compressed air system to improve the performance and repeatability of production equipment.  No one method is a total solution.  Some industry professionals will tell you that storage is not required for certain types of compressors. The system, however, can not afford the impact on either performance […]

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Energy Efficiency Opportunities in the Plastics Industry

Posted on: February 26, 2020

 Plastic is one of the most essential products in today’s world. As such, it is among the more commonly produced materials. Like most modern day products, its production relies heavily on compressed air, which is vital across all corners of the plastics industry. In everything from blow molding to injection molding, air compressors help operators […]

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Common Mistakes in Air Compressor Maintenance

Posted on: February 26, 2020

Do You Make These Common Mistakes in Air Compressor Maintenance? The operation of an air system requires more than just an ability to turn the right switches. One of the most important aspects of the whole operation is the maintenance of the compressor and various other components, because this ensures long life and efficiency for […]

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Climate Control Compressors

Posted on: February 26, 2020

Over the past century, man’s triumph over air has been marked by two inventions: the air compressor and the air conditioner. Both inventions have been integral to the development of HVAC systems, which have made it possible to control temperatures and air quality in buildings both large and small. In recent years, the role of […]

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How to Prepare Your Compressed Air System for Efficiency in Each Season

Posted on: February 26, 2020

  In order to keep your compressed air system fully operable and efficient year–round, it’s crucial to prepare your compressor for each season. As part of a process referred to as “weatherization”, experts on compressor maintenance suggest biannual inspections of various points along a compressed air system. When it comes to air compressors, weather extremes […]

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