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Historically, the inlet butterfly valves had been the industry standard for centrifugal compressors. However, in the last twenty years, the inlet guide vane has come to the forefront as an option providing additional energy saving benefits.
A common mistake when purchasing an air compressor is making a selection based on capital cost alone rather than reviewing the total equipment ownership costs. To get started in your cost savings journey this year, you must first identify the following expenses associated with your system. Read more
Performing a compressed air audit of your system is the first step in determining issues that could be hindering your unit’s efficiency and unnecessarily increasing energy costs. There are several levels of compressed air audits that can be performed... Read more
The time has come to make an update to your compressed air system, but with an abundance of options available what is the best choice? When it comes to industrial air compressors, "best" is subjective to the specific requirements of your manufacturing environment. Read more