The Real Value of Compressed Air

There is no denying that compressed air is a valuable resource for industrial applications. Whether you brew beer, manufacture paper, produce semiconductors, develop pharmaceuticals or treat oil and gas, compressed air plays a crucial role. So what is its real … Continue reading

You Might Have an Air Leak If…

Valves that don’t close all the way, poorly fitted connections, microscopic fissures in pipes…these are just a few places compressed air can sneak out of your system. And while it may not look like much, escaping air can add up. … Continue reading

Ask Atlas: When Should I Develop a Flow Profile?

Ask Atlas is a segment that discusses commonly asked questions about various compressor, vacuum, and blower technologies, processes and best practices. Today’s answer comes from Steve Bruno, product marketing manager for oil-injected screw compressors. Flow profiles are a great way … Continue reading

6 Reasons Your Compressed Air System Needs Centralized Controls

When you have a compressed air system that uses more than one compressor or dryer, it can be difficult to determine which machine to run when. This is especially true if your demand fluctuates daily. If your system isn’t properly … Continue reading