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Posted on 26th March 2019

Dealing with compressed air condensate and its disposal

Not all compressor users are fully aware that the production of condensate from the air compression process can lead to excessive moisture and contaminants in the compressed air supply....

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Posted on 8th March 2019

Scottish seafood processor cuts compressor energy use by 76 per cent

Salmon producer Marine Harvest VAP (UK) Ltd has achieved annual energy savings of £21,000 after Atlas Copco updated its compressed air system with new technology. By downsizing from a...

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Posted on 8th March 2019

Atlas Copco: Clean and environmentally friendly vacuum pumps certified by TÜV Rheinland

Atlas Copco is the first manufacturer to have its vacuum pumps checked for traces of oil by TÜV Rheinland in accordance with the ISO 8573-1 standard. Three different types...

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Posted on 8th March 2019

Atlas Copco introduces new range of compact, low-cost, low-flow membrane nitrogen generators

The latest addition to its family of nitrogen generators, Atlas Copco’s new NGMs 1–3 membrane technology units offer a highly efficient, compact and simple low-cost on-site solution for low-flow...

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Posted on 7th February 2019

Dried fruits and snacks company wins GB’s oldest industrial compressor competition

Atlas Copco Compressors, as part of its centenary celebrations, ran a competition to track down the oldest* industrial compressor in Great Britain. The winner, with a still-running (albeit somewhat...

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Posted on 12th November 2018

Fill in the blanks to reveal a space-saving compressor

Pull up a chair and get out a crossword. Just a suggestion for filling the space freed-up by our compact GA VSD+ compressors. What would you do with YOUR...

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Posted on 12th November 2018

Competition to win a brand new compressor

We’re looking for the oldest industrial compressor in GB. If your old compressor is between 30-90kW, stationary, oil-injected and still running (just like our Keith!), enter our competition.

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Posted on 9th November 2018

Faster, Better, Quieter

Modern Woodcrafts was looking for better efficiency, better overall performance, and lower noise levels. The project heated up quickly when one of the existing vane pumps failed. “One way...

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Posted on 9th November 2018

What air treatment equipment is recommended for industrial compressors?

Accessories such as filters and dryers have an essential role to play in optimising the quality of compressed air. This is because they remove contaminants such as dust, oil...

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Posted on 9th May 2018

Case Study – David Smith St Ives Ltd

David Smith St Ives Ltd is a leading UK manufacturer of high performance engineered timber products whose output is totally dependent upon an uninterrupted supply of plant air and...

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