Increase your production speed by an average of 10%
GA VSD+ is 50% more efficient on average than the corresponding fixed speed machine
The GHS VSD+ offers a 50% reduction in noise levels, down to only 51 dB(A)
Vitra using the GHS VSD+ pump for thermoforming bathtubs.
This video present the GHS VSD+ solution for a thermoforming vacuum application, 2016.
GHS VSD+ is an oil-sealed rotary screw vacuum pump
The bathtub manufacturer Vitra has the capacity to produce up to 350 000 bathtubs annually. Vacuum is crucial for the thermoforming process that forms the acrylic sheets into shapes. This vacuum is provided by an oil-injected screw vacuum pump GHS 1600 VSD+.
Find out how Atlas Copco vacuum pumps helped Vitra factory realise significant energy savings in just one year.
WATCH THE VIDEO CASE STUDY
Small range: 390–870 m³/h
Mid range: 1300–1900 m³/h
Ultimate pressure: 0.35 mbar(a)
Optimum pressure range: 5 to 400 mbar(a)
Extremely efficient variable speed drive technology
AWS single stage 3 300–37 500 m³/h
Ultimate pressure: 160 mbar(a)
AWD two stage, 200–4 510 m³/h
Ultimate pressure: 30 mbar(a)
Certified for hazardous area operation
Ultimate pressure: 50 – 140 mbar(a)
Pumping speed: 65 – 300 m3/h
Overpressure: 2.5 bar(g)
Corrosion resistant stainless steel claws
Compact design & market leading low noise level
Atlas Copco vacuum specialists use a proprietary portable technology called V-Box to measure the vacuum installation and get real time performance data. Our analysis will provide you with answers and recommendations on potential energy savings. We can also advise you regarding available government grants and tax reliefs for energy efficiency projects.
We connect to your pump
whilst in use, to gain real-time data on the
efficiency of your current installation
Our experts are on hand to talk you
through our clear information
and the results with you on site.
Not only will our vacuum pumps use less energy; they will also take up less floor space, have lower noise levels, reduced emissions, and lower service costs