Fresh Air | January 2018

Our monthly newsletter covers product updates, tips for air compressor maintenance, local news, and valuable insights into the world of compressed air and vacuum pump technology.

Top tip: What is an air receiver for, and how to size one

air receiver or air tank graphic

An air receiver, or compressed air tank, is an integral part of any compressed air system. Find out how to properly size an air receiver, how often it should be drained and whether air pressure is important.


>Read our top tips for air receivers

Is this the ideal blower for clean water & waste water treatment?

atlas copco air blowers at severn trent facility in little eaton

The ZS rotary screw air blower technology guarantees a continuous, highly reliable, energy-efficient and 100% oil-free air supply to your process for years on end, and at the lowest possible operating cost.


>Ask us about our Try Before You Buy offer!

What makes a GVS A vacuum pump tick?

Our GVS A series of rotary vane vacuum pumps ensures your peace of mind over years of service. Some of its benefits include low ultimate pressure, high pumping speed and high water vapour tolerance. All encased in a compact and rugged design.


>Find out its working principle in this video

New compressed air system reduces CO2 emissions for printer

Installing a new ring main and VSD compressor is calculated to result in an annual carbon reduction of approximately 48 tonnes and £7,500 per annum savings for award winning magazine printing company, Buxton Press.


>Find out how an air survey led to the solution

Brian Barnes to lead operations for Compressor Service division

As well as providing compressor and vacuum systems optimisation, and aftermarket services, Barnes aims to help customers embrace the business benefits that big data analysis, remote monitoring and predictive maintenance have to offer.

>Read about Brian’s plans to promote customer care and productivity

Water for All

Read how Atlas Copco’s UK employees helped ensure clean drinking water for school children in Uganda by raising funds for 7 bio sand filters.


>Mike Pritchard explains how contributions made a difference

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