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Burckhardt Compression's Oil-Free API 618 Process Gas Compressor Sets a New Benchmark with 27'000 Hours of Sealing Elements Lifetime
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Burckhardt Compression's Oil-Free API 618 Process Gas Compressor Sets a New Benchmark with 27'000 Hours of Sealing Elements Lifetime

Oil-free compression of hydrogen mixtures is mandatory in many industrial applications which involve components sensitive to oil. However, the absence of oil lubrication reduces the lifetime of the wear parts, to the point that a compressor can become the determining factor for an entire plant’s maintenance cycle. To solve this challenge, the industry often uses oil-lubricated compressors with...

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Burckhardt Compression's Oil-Free API 618 Process Gas Compressor Sets a New Benchmark with 27'000 Hours of Sealing Elements Lifetime
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Burckhardt Compression's Oil-Free API 618 Process Gas Compressor Sets a New Benchmark with 27'000 Hours of Sealing Elements Lifetime

Oil-free compression of hydrogen mixtures is mandatory in many industrial applications which involve components sensitive to oil. However, the absence of oil lubrication reduces the lifetime of the wear parts, to the point that a compressor can become the determining factor for an entire plant’s maintenance cycle. To solve this challenge, the industry often uses oil-lubricated compressors with...

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Burckhardt Compression Sells its First High-Speed Compressor for Underground Gas Storage Application in Europe
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Burckhardt Compression Sells its First High-Speed Compressor for Underground Gas Storage Application in Europe

Burckhardt Compression will deliver a high-speed compressor to Ganzair in Hungary for injecting natural gas from a pipeline to an underground gas storage facility. This ISO 13631 compliant compressor will be the first high-speed compressor made by Burckhardt Compression for this sort of application in Europe.  In December 2019 Burckhardt Compression sold its first high-speed compressor system in...

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Burckhardt Compression Sells its First High-Speed Compressor for Underground Gas Storage Application in Europe
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Burckhardt Compression Sells its First High-Speed Compressor for Underground Gas Storage Application in Europe

Burckhardt Compression will deliver a high-speed compressor to Ganzair in Hungary for injecting natural gas from a pipeline to an underground gas storage facility. This ISO 13631 compliant compressor will be the first high-speed compressor made by Burckhardt Compression for this sort of application in Europe.  In December 2019 Burckhardt Compression sold its first high-speed compressor system in...

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Revamp Gives a Laby®-GI Compressor of Burckhardt Compression a New Life
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Revamp Gives a Laby®-GI Compressor of Burckhardt Compression a New Life

The very first Laby®-GI Compressor of Burckhardt Compression was used as an MSO (minimum send-out) compressor. The compressor is installed on the FSRU (floating storage and regasification unit) vessel Golar Freeze, which will now receive a new lease of life. Golar Management in Norway has decided to re-market the vessel with a different function that requires a major revamp of the MSO...

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Revamp Gives a Laby®-GI Compressor of Burckhardt Compression a New Life
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Revamp Gives a Laby®-GI Compressor of Burckhardt Compression a New Life

The very first Laby®-GI Compressor of Burckhardt Compression was used as an MSO (minimum send-out) compressor. The compressor is installed on the FSRU (floating storage and regasification unit) vessel Golar Freeze, which will now receive a new lease of life. Golar Management in Norway has decided to re-market the vessel with a different function that requires a major revamp of the MSO...

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Burckhardt Compression to Deliver Hyper Compressor and Process Gas Compressor API 618 for LDPE Tubular Plant in the U.S.

Burckhardt Compression has been awarded an order to deliver a Hyper Compressor as Secondary Compressor and one Process Gas Compressor API618 as Primary/Purge Compressor for a large scale LDPE tubular plant. The customer is a vertically integrated producer of plastic resins and chemicals. The compressors to be delivered will be installed in a 400 KTA LDPE tubular plant which runs with higher...

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Burckhardt Compression to Deliver Hyper Compressor and Process Gas Compressor API 618 for LDPE Tubular Plant in the U.S.

Burckhardt Compression has been awarded an order to deliver a Hyper Compressor as Secondary Compressor and one Process Gas Compressor API618 as Primary/Purge Compressor for a large scale LDPE tubular plant. The customer is a vertically integrated producer of plastic resins and chemicals. The compressors to be delivered will be installed in a 400 KTA LDPE tubular plant which runs with higher...

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Burckhardt Compression Exclusively Takes Over Service for SERO PumpSystems in Marine Applications

Burckhardt Compression is further expanding its service expertise and, as the exclusive service provider for SHP pumps from SERO PumpSystems, will take over all service activities in the marine sector. SERO PumpSystems, based in Meckesheim, Germany, is a technologically leading supplier of side channel pumps for a wide range of applications.  The SHP pumps are used on LPG tankers with dual fuel...

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Burckhardt Compression Exclusively Takes Over Service for SERO PumpSystems in Marine Applications

Burckhardt Compression is further expanding its service expertise and, as the exclusive service provider for SHP pumps from SERO PumpSystems, will take over all service activities in the marine sector. SERO PumpSystems, based in Meckesheim, Germany, is a technologically leading supplier of side channel pumps for a wide range of applications.  The SHP pumps are used on LPG tankers with dual fuel...

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Burckhardt Compression: Closing of Remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor Successfully Completed

After the signing for the acquisition of the remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor which took place on January 25, 2021, the closing has now also taken place and Shenyang Yuanda Compressor is now a 100% subsidiary of Burckhardt Compression. All formalities of the transaction have been settled and the Chinese authorities have given the necessary approvals for the announced acquisition....

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Burckhardt Compression: Closing of Remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor Successfully Completed

After the signing for the acquisition of the remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor which took place on January 25, 2021, the closing has now also taken place and Shenyang Yuanda Compressor is now a 100% subsidiary of Burckhardt Compression. All formalities of the transaction have been settled and the Chinese authorities have given the necessary approvals for the announced acquisition....

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Burckhardt Compression Wins Order for Hydrogen Liquefaction Plant in South Korea

Burckhardt Compression has been selected as compressor supplier for a new-built hydrogen liquefaction plant in South Korea. The order includes two BCS API618 compressors for the compression of hydrogen within the liquefaction process. A fast-growing solution for decarbonizing mobility and industrial applications is to use hydrogen as energy carrier. To solve the challenges of hydrogen handling,...

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Burckhardt Compression Wins Order for Hydrogen Liquefaction Plant in South Korea

Burckhardt Compression has been selected as compressor supplier for a new-built hydrogen liquefaction plant in South Korea. The order includes two BCS API618 compressors for the compression of hydrogen within the liquefaction process. A fast-growing solution for decarbonizing mobility and industrial applications is to use hydrogen as energy carrier. To solve the challenges of hydrogen handling,...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Burckhardt Compression Acquires Remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor

The contract to acquire the remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor, based in Shenyang, China, was signed on January 25, 2021. Closing is expected within the next two weeks. In September 2020 Burckhardt Compression announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding to acquire the remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor, based in Shenyang, China. The contract to acquire the shares was...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Burckhardt Compression Acquires Remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor

The contract to acquire the remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor, based in Shenyang, China, was signed on January 25, 2021. Closing is expected within the next two weeks. In September 2020 Burckhardt Compression announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding to acquire the remaining 40% of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor, based in Shenyang, China. The contract to acquire the shares was...

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