Oil-Injected Screw Compressor generates 29.2 cfm.
June 22, 2012 -
Combining oil-injected screw element and load/unload regulation, 10 hp Model GX 7 EP is suitable for small industrial applications and can be installed directly into workplace. Unit discharges cooling air from top, which permits placement in corner against wall. Available in floor- or tank-mounted variants, Model GX 7 EP features optional integrated dryer.
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Atlas Copco Compressors, Inc.
94 N. Elm St., Flr 4
Westfield, MA, 01085
Atlas Copco Compressors' New GX 7 EP Provides Oil-Injected Screw Technology for Small Industrial Applications
Atlas Copco Compressors has expanded its GX 2-11 range with the new 10 horsepower GX 7 EP. Generating 29.2 CFM, the GX 7 EP combines a compact design with Atlas Copco's proven oil-injected screw element and load/unload regulation, providing small industries and workshops with economical and reliable performance.
"The new GX 7 EP provides users the reliability of Atlas Copco's oil-injected screw element, low energy consumption and a small footprint," said Robert Eshelman, Vice President Industrial Air for Atlas Copco Compressors, LLC. "This is the perfect solution for anyone who needs a quiet, highly efficient compressor with limited installation space."
With a compact footprint and low noise emission, the GX 7 EP is designed for installation directly into the workplace. Additionally, the entire line of GX compressors discharges cooling air from the top, which permits placement in a corner oragainst a wall. Available in floor- or tank-mounted variants, the GX 7 EP features an optional integrated dryer that saves additional space and installation costs.
With the addition of the GX 7 EP to the newly expanded GX 2-11 range, the GX family now provides customers with two GX 7 options catering to different applications. The GX 7 EL is optimized for applications demanding larger air flow and longer duty cycles by deliveringhigher air flows, different pressure variants and the Elektronikon® controlsystem.
Industrial Air is a division within Atlas Copco's Compressor Technique business area. It develops, manufactures and markets oil-injected and oil-free air compressors, vacuum pumps, gas generators, air treatment solutions and compressor controls and monitoring under several brands. In addition to serving a wide variety of industries, dedicated solutions are also available for marine, railway and oil and gas customers. The division's focus and main drive is to further improve its customers' productivity. The divisional headquarters and main production center are located in Antwerp, Belgium.
Atlas Copco Compressors LLC is part of the Compressor Technique Business Area, and its headquarters are located in Rock Hill, S.C. The company manufactures, markets, and services oil-free and oil-injected stationary air compressors, air treatment equipment, and air management systems, including local manufacturing of select products. Our Regional headquarters are based in four strategic locations - Eastern (Springfield, Mass.), Central (Chicago), Southern (Houston) and Western (Freemont, Calif.). Each region has the full support of field-based sales and service teams and a network of authorized distributors all across the United States. The Atlas Copco Group is No. 10 among the Top 100 sustainable companies in the world and has been additionally recognized by Forbes, Thomson-Reuters and Newsweek, among others, for its commitment to innovation and sustainability. In each of the past five years, Atlas Copco Compressors has continually increased investments in new U.S. facilities with major manufacturing, production, and distribution facilities located in Texas, North Carolina and South Carolina.