Compressed Air in the Glass Industry

August 4, 2022 0 Comments

It’s something most of us use every single day but don’t necessarily think about it: glass. From flat glass and container glass, to glassware and other glass products, the glass product manufacturing market is abundant. Compressed air is vital in the glass industry, and I will profile how compressed air plays a key role in […]

Class 0 Oil Free Air vs Technically Oil Free” Air

March 31, 2022 0 Comments

In the oil free rotary screw air compressor world, many terms are  thrown around: oil free, Class 1, “technically oil free,” Class 0, Certified Class 0 and so on. While they may sound similar, there are many differences which should be understood, or the consequences of the wrong solution and technology can be devastating. In […]

Sullair Electronic Spiral Valve

September 30, 2021 0 Comments

Sullair Electronic Spiral Valve Technology is a variable capacity control method to efficiently manage changes in compressor demand —reducing the amount of air compressed which in turn reduces energy usage saving you money. Plus, Electronic Spiral Valve Technology helps improve compressor durability and increase air end life by reducing the bearing loads due to variable […]

Why It’s Important to Follow Service Intervals and Inspect Wearable Parts on Rotary Screw Air Compressors

September 3, 2021 0 Comments

When it comes to rotary screw air compressors, it is important to follow the prescribed service and  maintenance program. A maintenance program is one  of the most critical components of system management,  since so many machines and functions within industrial  facilities rely on compressed air. This helps ensure a  smooth-running operation and helps prevent interruptions  […]

How Does An Air Compressor Work?

May 25, 2021 0 Comments

While a number of compressor types exist—scroll, reciprocating, rotary screw, centrifugal, and more—all air compressors do one thing: compress air. But how do air compressors compress air? Do the different types of compressors compress air differently and if so, how? And why does it matter, anyway? Let’s answer the last question first. Different uses of […]

Industrial Air Compressor Installation Tips

April 30, 2021 0 Comments

So, you’ve determined you need an industrial air compressor for your facility. Whether you’re a first-timer or a veteran, deciding the proper size compressor for your facility, as well as how and where you install your air compressor, is critical to your facility’s success. Next to water, electric and gas, many companies view compressed air […]

Hybrid Manufacturer Cuts Nitrogen Costs

June 22, 2020 0 Comments

Almost by default, hybrid micro-electronic assembly producers have locked themselves into using expensive liquid nitrogen as a source for their inert gas needs. While seam-seal and some other manufacturing procedures admittedly require the 99.99 percent purity of liquid nitrogen,the largest volume of nitrogen, and thus the largest expense, is for inert gas blanketing of assemblies […]

Steam Cleaning : The Best Option For The Industry

July 1, 2019 0 Comments

Steam cleaning machines were invented in the early 1980s; the objective was to devise a device that softened and disinfected the dirt, this was achieved by a jet of steam that penetrates in the form of dry steam into microscopic particles and remove the dirt from the surfaces. And while not all surfaces are suitable […]