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Air compressors are engineered products that are essential for production in millions of businesses globally. In fact, compressed air is so critical to these facilities that it is often call the "fourth utility." If your facility requires compressed air, then it is always a best...

A plant-based food processing company that has been in business for more than 30+ years was looking to upgrade two aging 75 HP fixed speed air compressors. The compressors were more than 30 years old, operating between 12 and 16 hours a day and oversized...

A local cheese packing company having low vacuum issues with its shrink wrap packaging machine using a 25 HP rotary vane pump with booster, reached out to Airmatic to come up with a solution. Loggers were installed and after collecting pressure and power/flow data, it...

A local parts manufacturer needed to replace an existing oil-free 100 HP VSD compressor due to significant age. After digging into the application, it was found that the customer did not need oil-free air throughout the plant. A small demand paint booth was the only...

“Should I go with a wet receiver tank or a dry receiver tank for my air compressor?” The answer is “YES!” I can explain. Having adequate receiver capacity is very important for both reciprocating and screw compressors. This prevents rapid cycling in the load/unload or start/stop condition....

Nitrogen gas provides a number of diverse uses for a wide variety of manufacturers. As a sister function of compressed air, on-site nitrogen generation can provide additional opportunities for cost savings and other efficiencies for manufacturers who shift from delivered liquid nitrogen service. A number of...