22 June, 2017

Mattei whitepaper challenges the present method of calculating LCC

16 June, 2017

Rotary vane compressor manufacturer Mattei has released a whitepaper revealing the inaccuracies of the current Life Cycle Cost (LCC) calculation for air compressors.


Vert Rotors creates particularly small high-pressure clean air compressor

16 June, 2017

A tiny air compressor that was first developed for space travel has been adapted for commercial applications on Earth by Edinburgh-based manufacturer Vert Rotors. The Vert.04.W compressor – which is barely bigger than the face of a wristwatch – is claimed to be the world’s smallest high-pressure and low-vibration clean air compressor.


Ultima oil-free compressor offers major energy savings and smaller form factor

16 June, 2017

Gardner Denver has launched Ultima, a new, water-cooled oil-free compressor from its CompAir brand, offering up to 12% improved energy efficiency compared to a conventional two-stage machine with a 37% smaller footprint. Launched as part of the company’s CompAir PureAir range, Ultima is available in models from 75 kW to 160 kW and is designed for best-in-class performance, for applications that demand the highest levels of air quality and purity.


New rotary screw compressors decrease energy costs for large manufacturing facilities

16 June, 2017

Ingersoll Rand has introduced new models to its line of Next Generation R-Series oil-flooded rotary screw air compressors, which provide a more energy-efficient solution for customers with high capacity air requirements.


Gardner Denver representative appointed chair of BCAS low pressure and vacuum group

16 June, 2017

Gardner Denver’s vacuum & blowers sales manager, Gareth Topping, has taken up a new role as chair of the British Compressed Air Society’s (BCAS) low pressure and vacuum working group.


Turbo blowers with air bearings

13 April, 2017

Aeration tanks for wastewater treatment must be continuously provided with large air volumes, and turbo blowers can offer an energy efficient solution. Aerzen has developed a simple method for fast-rotating turbo blowers – air bearings.


Greener pump ranges for greater flow and deeper vacuum

13 April, 2017

Gast – the designer and manufacturer of precision air products and member of the IDEX Corporation – is introducing a new range of vacuum pumps and compressors to its extensive portfolio. These new products are simple in operation, robust and an effective source of compressed air. The three pump and compressor ranges include 16 oil-free and oil-lubricated rotary vane models and, in a first for the organisation, four claw pump models.


Glaston delivers cost savings to Arnold Magnetic Technologies

13 April, 2017

Arnold Magnetic Technologies is a global manufacturer of high performance magnets, precision magnetic assemblies and thin metals. Arnold has thousands of customers in markets from consumer, industrial, medical, aerospace, and telecommunications. Arnold’s magnets, metals and systems are used in high-efficiency motors, batteries, and solar panels, and on commercial aircraft.


Pushing the efficiency envelope

13 April, 2017

Steve Lindsey, CEO, Lontra, considers the efficiency and cost-saving benefits of cutting-edge blade compressor technology for energy-intensive industries such as cement.


Gardner Denver guarantees oil-free air with CFT modular filter range

13 April, 2017

Vacuum and pressure manufacturer, Gardner Denver, has launched the CFT range, a compact modular filter designed to ensure the highest quality, oil-free air for sensitive production environments.


Peak-performing refrigerant dryer from Boge

22 March, 2017

Boge has unveiled its new efficient refrigerant dryer, the DS2. The unit features power consumption up to 20% lower than other models in the DS series together with a high flow rate.


Glaston achieves sweet success at Duerr’s

22 March, 2017

F. Duerr & Sons Ltd. is an independent British manufacturer of jam, marmalade, peanut butter and preserves based in Wythenshawe, Manchester. Since 1881, Duerr’s has been producing some of the nation’s favourite jams and spreads. The business, started by Mary Duerr making jam in her own kitchen as husband Frederick sold the jars to the local Co-op, now employs 240 people and turns over £60 million a year.


Small parts make a big difference

22 March, 2017

Ken Revell, business line manager sales & marketing for Atlas Copco’s Compressor Technique Service Division, looks at how small parts can make a big difference to production equipment performance and reliability.


Aerzen IF013 oil-free units for Northern Ireland water treatment aeration applications

15 February, 2017

Specialist blower, screw blower and turbo manufacturer, Aerzen Machines Ltd., has been awarded a new framework for the design, supply and installation of its efficient range of IF013 oil-free units for water treatment aeration applications. The framework will be in place for the next five years.


Glaston offers new Kaeser DSD rotary screw compressors

15 February, 2017

German-based company, Kaeser Compressors, has launched a range of new products, including the latest generation of its DSD rotary screw compressors. Glaston Compressor Services is an official UK approved distributer of HPC Kaeser Compressors and offers installation and maintenance services for the well-known yellow boxed compressor brand.


Events
 
  • SPE Offshore Europe 2017
    05 September, 2017, 9:30 - 08 September, 2017, 14:00
    Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre
  • Air-Tech 2018
    10 April, 2018, 9:30 - 12 April, 2018, 16:30
    Hall 9, NEC, Birmingham, UK
  • Fluid Power & Systems
    10 April, 2018, 9:30 - 12 April, 2018, 16:30
    Halls 8 & 9, NEC, Birmingham UK
Buyers' Guide Search
 
Search for UK supplier by name
Browse by Product Group.
Magazine
MagazineTo view a digital copy of the latest issue of Hydraulics & Pneumatics Magazine, click here.

For a FREE subscription please click here

Previous IssueTo view a digital copy of the April issue of Hydraulics & Pneumatics Magazine, click here.

For a FREE subscription please click here

Previous IssueTo view a digital copy of the March 2017 issue of Hydraulics & Pneumatics Magazine, click here.

Buyers Guide - July/August Issue 2016To view a digital copy of the Buyers' Guide issue 2016 issue of Hydraulics & Pneumatics Magazine, click here.

July/August 2016 Annual Buyers Guide Issue
BFPA YearbookTo read the latest BFPA Yearbook, click here
BFPA Training AcademyClick the image to go to the BFPA Training Academy website
Compressed Air & Vacuum Technology Guide 2016To read the official BCAS Compressed Air & Vacuum Technology Guide 2016 click here
Smart Machines & FactoriesSmart Machines & Factories Magazine - the UK's first dedicated journal focusing on the fourth industrial revolution and transforming to a smart manufacturing era.
Newsletter
 
Newsletter