Monthly Archives: July 2015
Air compressors are a crucial part of many industrial businesses – helping manufacturing, finishing, and laboratory processes in essential ways. As critical as they are, air compressors do have some fairly significant drawbacks, specifically in terms of energy usage. It’s estimated that compressed air by itself uses about ten percent of all industrial electricity and … Continue reading Why you Need an Air Energy Audit
The internet has been revolutionary, bringing instantaneous communication, new forms of media distribution, and adorable cat videos to the masses. It has also found numerous applications in industry as well. The newest cutting edge technology in the field of air compressor systems is offsite monitoring, which allows unprecedented data accumulation and control – providing optimum … Continue reading The Importance of Offsite Monitoring
All critical processes in any factories or industrial facilities need to be protected from catastrophic failure. Losing any of those processes, including compressed air, results in downtime, lost production, and additional costs related to cleanup and repair. The easiest and best way to prevent losses from equipment failure is to engage in a proactive approach … Continue reading Sustaining the Flow – The Importance of Preventative Maintenance
There are many instances where breathing air purifiers are needed to protect employees. These include chemical processing, hazardous waste handling, laboratory applications, sandblasting, spray painting, and more. Regardless of situation, it’s important to remember that breath is life – there is nothing more immediately essential to our ongoing existence than having air to breathe. When … Continue reading Breathe Easier – The Necessity of Breathing Air Systems
The main question when deciding on an air compressor system right for your business is generally going to be whether to buy an oiled or oil-free compressor. Both types have their pluses and minuses, but in hopes of shedding a little light on the subject here are a few of the important things to keep … Continue reading Oil Flooded or Oil Free Compressors – Which is right for me?
Air compressor systems, regardless of type or efficiency, produce more than air. Water vapor will form and mix with the oil inherent in many compressors and form condensate, an emulsified combination of oil and water that can pose a serious environmental risk. Not treating this condensate correctly can harm the environment and may result in … Continue reading Do I Need a Condensate Management System?
C.E.D. Compressed Air is a platinum distributor for Atlas Copco and takes advantage of the size and the depth of its product line and 140 year history. Atlas Copco is equipped with a modern research and development department. Atlas Copco is a leading edge company that sets the bar for all other manufacturers.