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Save space and energy with new oil-free rotary screw blower

Save space and energy with new oil-free rotary screw blower
Atlas Copco has unveiled its new generation of oil-free low pressure rotary screw ZS 4 VSD + blowers, which are equipped with integrated permanent magnet (iPM) motors. This, along with other design developments, contributes to them being the most energy-efficient blowers available in the market.
21st June 2018

GA VSD+ compressor achieves 50% energy savings target

GA VSD+ compressor achieves 50% energy savings target
After experiencing pressure drops that limited applications within its production facility, Quartztec Europe installed an Atlas Copco GA VSD+ compressor that has increased output, halved annual energy costs and exceeded initial savings estimates by a factor of 19%. Quartztec Europe is the largest fabricator of quartz glass in the UK and one of the top five in Europe. It undertakes manufacturing for market sectors, such as semiconductors, solar and fibre optics, within its 50,000 sq. ft. purpose-built facility in Kelvin South Business Park, East Kilbride.
8th June 2018

New oil-free VSD compressor has 15% lower energy consumption

New oil-free VSD compressor has 15% lower energy consumption
  Launching the new ZR 90-160 VSD+; Atlas Copco has designed a new range of oil-free rotary screw air compressors with motor variants of 90, 110, 132, 145 and 160kW. The range offers up to 10% more flow and up to 15% per cent less energy consumption compared with other VSD compressors, as well as a 25% reduction in floor-space.
21st May 2018


Control Gear recognised as Distributor of the Year

Control Gear recognised as Distributor of the Year
Atlas Copco has recognised Control Gear, based in Pontypridd, South Wales, as its 2017 Distributor of the Year. Winning the award is a particularly significant achievement because, in keeping with many service businesses in South Wales, Control Gear faced uncertainty over the future of the Port Talbot Steel works. It has nonetheless achieved significant results within the region by growing its non-steel business and working very closely with Atlas Copco’s Compressor Technique Service division to ensure it is poised to grasp future business opportunities.
14th May 2018

Atlas Copco expands in power and energy sectors

Atlas Copco expands in power and energy sectors
  Did you know that the UK has the best knowledge about energy efficiency than any other country? This is a strength that Atlas Copco are definitely taking on board, with its spilt in one division, the energy section.  
3rd April 2018

BLOODHOUND project edges towards the finishing line

BLOODHOUND project edges towards the finishing line
The BLOODHOUND SSC project will make history later this month when it makes its first ever test runs, during which the supersonic combined jet engine and rocket powered car is set to achieve speeds of up to 200mph on the runway at Newquay Airport in Cornwall.
13th October 2017

Desiccant dryers meet the strictest energy requirements

Desiccant dryers meet the strictest energy requirements
Designed to meet the strictest energy requirements, Atlas Copco has introduced two new dryer ranges, the CD 25+-260+ and the CD 25-260. The heatless desiccant dryers deliver increased efficiency and reliable continuous operation for industrial applications. Keith Barron, National Sales Manager at Atlas Copco, said: “The new CD+ and CD dryers are available now in inlet capacities ranging from 25-260 l/s, and have been launched to provide our customers with maximum flexibility when it comes to selecting an energy efficient dryer for their specific needs.” 
12th October 2017

Compressed air and vacuum technology showcased at PPMA 2017

Compressed air and vacuum technology showcased at PPMA 2017
  Atlas Copco will exhibit its latest air compressors and industrial vacuum pumps at the PPMA Show 2017, which takes place on 26th to 28th September at the NEC in Birmingham.
29th June 2017

Water treatment plants increase energy efficiency

Water treatment plants increase energy efficiency
Six of Severn Trent Water’s treatment plants in the UK have been fitted with ZS oil-free rotary screw blowers from Atlas Copco. This forms part of a major infrastructure refurbishment programme, including upgrades to the company’s Rapid Gravity Filters (RGF) that require low pressure air for sand de-scouring duties.
5th June 2017

New large GHS VSD+ pumps capable of halving energy costs

New large GHS VSD+ pumps capable of halving energy costs
Extending its range of variable speed driven vacuum pumps, Atlas Copco has added three models which offer flow rates of up to 5004m3/h. The new GHS 3800-5400 VSD+ rotary screw pumps are particularly suited for large industrial vacuum users in the UK’s glass, plastics, canning and food packaging industries. 
30th May 2017

Increasing production efficiency through latest compressor

Increasing production efficiency through latest compressor
  A UK quartz and granite worktop manufacturer, Natural Stone Surfaces, has chosen Atlas Copco to upgrade its essential compressed air supply and has improved its productivity and saved over £4,750 in annual energy costs as a result.
5th May 2017

Compressor significantly reduces company’s energy consumption

Compressor significantly reduces company’s energy consumption
  It has been reported that Trelleborg Sealing Solutions UK facility has achieved over £11,000 savings in annual energy costs from its new Atlas Copco GA45VSD+FF compressor installation.
20th April 2017

New flange management system launched

New flange management system launched
The launch of a flange management system has been announced by Atlas Copco Bolt Tightening Solutions. The iFMS is a modular, software-based management system designed for planning, data capture, analysis and reporting of activities related to the inspection, maintenance and testing of bolted joints and pipework.
12th January 2017

Compressor boosts productivity for vehicle repair specialist

Compressor boosts productivity for vehicle repair specialist
Replacing its 11 year-old-fixed-speed workshop, a Scottish truck and van repair specialist not only halved its energy costs but also boosted its productivity, by using a new Atlas Copco VSD+ unit. McKinnon & Forbes is a family-run authorised IVECO van dealership based in Paisley that also repairs and services HGV trucks, vans and private vehicles. 
5th January 2017

New scheme provides compressed air on demand

New scheme provides compressed air on demand
  A new pay-as-you-go compressed air scheme has been launched by Atlas Copco, airLET, which embraces the latest energy efficient air compressors and predictive maintenance technology.
12th December 2016

Compact F range refrigerant dryers lowers maintenance costs

Compact F range refrigerant dryers lowers maintenance costs
The F range of professional refrigerant dryers has been introduced by Atlas Copco, which combine reliable, energy-efficient performance and a low maintenance requirement. This range has been designed with a simple space-saving vertical concept for easy plug-and-play installation. 
15th November 2016

Energy efficient compressors and vacuum pumps exhibiting at EMEX 2016

Energy efficient compressors and vacuum pumps exhibiting at EMEX 2016
Showcasing its latest range of energy efficient compressors, vacuum pumps and energy assessment services at the Energy Management Exhibition (EMEX), is Atlas Copco Compressors, which will take place in London 16th-17th November. One of the highlights on stand E15 will be the GA VSD+ compressor, which offers average energy savings of 50%, as well as having a very small footprint and low noise levels.
21st October 2016

Yeast production aided through energy efficient rotary screw blowers

Yeast production aided through energy efficient rotary screw blowers
UK yeast producer, Lallemand GB, is predicting to reduce its annual energy bills by 25% as a result of adopting the technology of rotary screw blowers from Atlas Copco, who are providing a highly reliable source of vital process air. Lallemand GB is the UK operation of Lallemand, a Canadian company specialising in the research, development, production and distribution of commercial yeast and bacteria. 
18th October 2016

Large screw compressor range offers energy savings

Large screw compressor range offers energy savings
  Three models have been added to Atlas Copco’s range of oil-injected rotary screw compressors. These give larger industrial air users a 20% average improvement in free air delivery and energy savings of up to 35%.
22nd July 2016

Bolt Tightening Solutions

Bolt Tightening Solutions
Engineers at Siemens Subsea can now access their new large size ‘testing’ autoclave quickly and safely with the use of a bespoke Multi-Stud Bolt Tensioning Tool (MST), thanks to the engineering expertise at the Atlas Copco Bolt Tightening Solutions.
5th May 2016


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