Wind Tensioner saves Time and Money - Atlas Copco UK
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Implementing Wind Tensioners speeds up process, saving money.

Introducing Atlas Copco's Wind Tensioners gave the company to speed up their process and save £90,000

CHALLENGE
CHALLENGE
The company had the challenge of tightening a total of 92 M36 bolts with 4 interfaces on each application, and they wanted to achieve 25% coverage. Their current method utilised a torque wrench which required four operators and 6 hours for tightening.
 
The company had the challenge of tightening a total of 92 M36 bolts with 4 interfaces on each application, and they wanted to achieve 25% coverage. Their current method utilised a torque wrench which required four operators and 6 hours for tightening.
SOLUTION
SOLUTION
We implemented 33 wind tensioners combined with an electric pump. With their reliable output and long life cycle they were perfect for the application.
 
We implemented 33 wind tensioners combined with an electric pump. With their reliable output and long life cycle they were perfect for the application.
IMPACT
IMPACT
The wind tensioners offered high efficiency with reliability and low maintenance costs. Resulting with three times more efficiency and improved traceability.
 
The wind tensioners offered high efficiency with reliability and low maintenance costs. Resulting with three times more efficiency and improved traceability.
ANNUAL SAVINGS
£90,000
ANNUAL SAVINGS
£90,000
 
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