Overlooking the energy saving potential of compressed air systems could be costing UK manufacturers. The most common barrier is the perception that assessing the efficiency of an air compressor network is disruptive and time consuming. However, the reality is far from it.
>Find out how compressed air audits work from our expert, Stef Lievens
Famous Swiss wine maker, Maison Gilliard, switched to on-site production of their nitrogen gas supply and never looked back. Aside from the energy savings, they found that on-site generation also saved them space and administration time.
>What swayed Maison Gilliard in favour of on-site nitrogen generation?
What could be better than up to 10% more output, 15% lower energy consumption and 25% less floor-space? How about through-life cost of ownership investment lower than any comparable oil-free compressor available today? Did we mention guaranteed pressure dew-point of -40°C at the compressor outlet?
>Explore the benefits of the new ZR oil-free air compressor range
For the highest efficiency of your air system, we are happy to announce adding point of use accessories to our AirNET range of modular aluminium and stainless steel pipework. From compressor outlet right down to your application, AirNET is your one stop solution for the entire system.
>Discover the new accessories
By replacing ageing stand-alone units with a centralised rotary screw VSD vacuum pump system from Atlas Copco’s distributor, Anglian Compressors, production continuity has been assured at David Smith St Ives and 40 per cent savings in energy costs realised.
>Find out why David Smith St Ives chose centralised vacuum
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