Atlas Copco’s revolutionary VSD+ energy-saving technology is now available for the company’s GA 75-110 kW oil-injected, rotary screw compressors, enabling manufacturing and processing companies to realise industry-leading operational savings in both medium and large-scale compressed air applications.
With the introduction of our GA75–110 VSD+ compressors, we’re now able to provide companies, who consume a larger volume of compressed air, with a premium performance package that offers industry-leading free air delivery and outstanding energy efficiency. Our VSD+ concept was designed from the outset to deliver high quality compressed air at the lowest operating cost, and help customers to boost productivity in the most demanding applications. What’s more, the floor space savings are enormous, giving end users the flexibility to add an extra compressor if they need more air in the future.
The ultra-compact compressors offer exceptional energy savings. This is because they feature Variable Speed Drive (VSD) technology that automatically adjusts the motor speed to match the compressed air supply to the air demand. When combined with the innovative design of the interior permanent magnet (iPM) motor, which outperforms the IE4 asynchronous motor in terms of efficiency, and a close-coupled drive train, the result is average energy savings of up to 50 per cent. Added to this is an impressive 6 per cent increase in free air delivery, for improved efficiency and performance, plus a reduction in the compressors’ total lifecycle costs in the region of 37 per cent.
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Atlas Copco Compressors is the GB sales and service operation of the Atlas Copco Group providing oil-free and oil-injected stationary air compressors, gas and process compressors, vacuum pumps, turbo expanders, nitrogen generators, air treatment equipment (such as compressed air dryers, coolers, and filters) air management systems, and custom designed engineered packages.
Atlas Copco Compressors’ sales and distribution network means that specialist compressed air advice and service is always within easy reach. A team of over 80 service engineers operates across the country, to ensure maximum running efficiency and minimum downtime at its customers' sites.
In the United Kingdom, Atlas Copco also handles the sales and marketing of construction and mining equipment, portable compressors and electric power generators, industrial power tools and assembly systems – all backed up by a nationwide sales, distribution, service and maintenance network.
Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco develops products and services focused on productivity, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics. The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 180 countries. In 2017, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 116 (BEUR 12) and about 47 000 employees. Learn more at www.atlascopco.co.uk/compressors.
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