Refrigeration / AC Compressors

Growing Trend to Energy Efficient Compressors is Reflected in Demand for Sandvik Advanced Strip Steel

The drive to reduce energy usage has resulted in many refrigerator and air conditioning manufacturers, including LG, sourcing alternative high efficiency, low energy materials. At Sandvik we are already seeing that over 30% of compressor manufacturers are choosing to use Sandvik Hiflex® in their advanced, energy efficient compressor models," explained Stefan Jonsson, Senior Application...

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Air / Gas Compressors

Siemens Receives Follow-up Order for LNG Plant in China

The signing ceremony was held at the Siemens LNG Compressor Technology Forum 2014 in Huludao. Siemens Energy has received an order from Chengdu Cryogenic Liquidation Equipment Co., Ltd. to provide two compressor trains for an LNG (liquefied natural gas) project in Etuoke Qian Qi of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region with an annual capacity of 400,000 tons of LNG. This marks the fifth order for...

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Air / Gas Compressors

Freeport LNG Selects GE for Major North American LNG Export Project

• Freeport LNG, Texas Will Be First World-Scale Electric Liquefied Natural Gas (eLNG) Plant in North America, Delivering Base Volume of 4.4 Million Metric Tonnes Per Annum of LNG Per Train • GE to Provide Freeport’s Main Contractor, CZJV, with the Main Refrigeration Compressor Trains, Driven by GE’s Variable-Speed Drive Electric Motors • GE is Providing Technology and Financing • GE...

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Air / Gas Compressors

BITZER Highlights at Chillventa 2014

BITZER, specialist in refrigeration compressors, showcases its key 2014 innovations at the international trade fair in Nuremberg. BITZER Highlights at Chillventa 2014 • Reciprocating compressors: new CO2 series and CRII capacity control • Screw compressors: CSVH3, CSVW2, expanded OS series • Scroll compressors optimally combined: BITZER Advanced Header Technology (BAHT) • Condensing...

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Air / Gas Compressors

Danfoss Turbocor Technology Evaluated as Part of GSA Study on the Energy Performance of Variable Speed Magnetic Levitation Chiller

Study concludes variable speed, oil-free centrifugal chiller with magnetic bearings show promise for energy savings in GSA office buildings BALTIMORE – The U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Green Proving Ground (GPG) program recently evaluated the effect of new, high efficiency chiller technology on rising energy consumption and costs associated with space cooling in office...

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Atlas Copco Energy Recovery System Provides Major Savings for Indian Automotive Supplier

WILRIJK, Belgium –Â- Atlas Copco's Energy Recovery system helps Gabriel India Limited with energy conservation by using the recovered heat from their GA 75 VSD oil-injected screw compressor during the pre-painting process at their automotive unit in Chakan, India. Gabriel India Limited, a pioneer of ride control products in India, is a flagship company of the Anand Group. Established in...

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Air / Gas Compressors

Atlas Copco's Compressed Air Solutions Help Kao Group Realize Safe, Energy-Efficient Production

WILRIJK, Belgium –Â- As Japan's largest producer of chemicals for consumer use, Kao Group has been committed to environmental protection and implements this throughout its development and production processes. Atlas Copco equipment provides 100% pure, clean air that complies with ISO 8573-1 Class 0 certification and boosts energy efficiency at Kao. Since Kao Group's Shanghai Kao Minhang...

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Pemex Complejo Petroquimico Cangrejera Increases Plant Performance after Revamp by Burckhardt Compression
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Pemex Complejo Petroquimico Cangrejera Increases Plant Performance after Revamp by Burckhardt Compression

PEMEX Petroquimica (PPQ) selected Burckhardt Compression for a major revamp and modernization of its Secondary Compressor lines. These three Hyper Compressors, built by a third-party manufacturer, are part of a low density polyethylene (LDPE) plant in Complejo Petroquimico Cangrejera, Mexico. PEMEX Petroquimica chose Burckhardt Compression as turnkey contractor for the general revamp and...

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Energy Efficiency: la Compagnie des Fromages Counts on Innovation with Emerson Technologies
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Energy Efficiency: la Compagnie des Fromages Counts on Innovation with Emerson Technologies

The subsidiary of the Bongrain Group is pursuing a policy to reduce its energy usage and CO2 emissions by investing in a facility designed by Cofely Axima, a leader in industrial refrigeration and a subsidiary of GDF Suez. This solution stands out for its use of a process that heats and cools within a single cycle and its use of key components supplied by the Emerson Group - a Vilter single-screw...

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Air / Gas Compressors

Atlas Copco Oil-Free Compressors Ensure Food Safety and Energy Savings for Chinese Wahaha Group

ANTWERP, BelgiumÂ- — As the largest local beverage company in China, Hangzhou Wahaha Group Co., Ltd. provides more than 150 varieties of food and beverage products, such as drinks, canned foods, health products and milk powder. Currently, more than 90% of Wahaha Group's compressors are provided by Atlas Copco, and about 600 of them are operating at Wahaha every day. Mr. Qiu Yijun,...

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