Description Compressor repair services repair and rebuild used compressors and systems such as air compressors, gas compressors, refrigeration compressors, and air conditioning compressors. Types Compressor repair services differ in terms of areas of specialization.   Air compressor repair services specialize in the repair of air compressors, mechanical devices that receive air at atmospheric pressure and deliver air at higher pressures. Gas compressor repair services...
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We asked our users for their input on Compressor Repair Services. Here are the results of 56 users familiar with Compressor Repair Services.

Who Took Our Poll? | Design Trends | Applications and Use | Features | Buying Advice

Design TrendsTop

Q:
What new technologies are influencing compressor repair services?
8 answers
Answers:
Replacement of journal bearings with tilting pad bearings. Improvement in diaphragms. Replacement of gear couplings with shim pack. Replacement of old type seals with diaphragm seals.
~Engineering, Other, Karachi, Pakistan
CNC lathing machines, especially for the repair of the air-end for the rotary screw compressors.
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
There are new technologies for diagnostics of plants, but no more for repair.
~Nicola F, Engineering Consultant, Milan, Italy
Mainly oils, I would think.
~Tony R, Design Engineer, Redruth, UK
Electronic controller.
~Engineering, Process/Production, RANCHI., India
Quality ,Easy.
~Daniel E, Technical Support, Friedberg, Germany
Open type
~Engineering, Faculty/Staff/Student, Gurgaon, India
Carrier
~Engineering, Other, Basrah, Iraq

Q:
From your perspective, which companies are performing the most innovative compressor repair services?
8 answers
Answers:
Most of manufacturing and repair companies are almost having equal repair services.
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
Probably service companies who choose to care about their customers.
~Chris K, Service Engineer, Goodrich, MI
RolsRoys,Pratt & Wittney (PW) ,ALicen Gas turbine Engine Etc.
~Daniel E, Technical Support, Friedberg, Germany
GE, DRESSER RAND
~Engineering, Other, Karachi, Pakistan
Atlas Copco
~Engineering, Process/Production, RANCHI., India
Open type
~Engineering, Faculty/Staff/Student, Gurgaon, India
Carrier
~Engineering, Other, Basrah, Iraq
Compair in Cornwall
~Tony R, Design Engineer, Redruth, UK

Applications and UseTop

Q:
What are some of the projects you have used compressor repair services for?
15 answers
Answers:
Many industries such as (textile, steel, plastics, packaging, instrumentation, food and many others).
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
Offering compressor " Autopsy" where the root cause of a failure is found.
~Chris K, Service Engineer, Goodrich, MI
Instrument calibration test boards, pneumatic supply for industrial automated machines.
~Technical Support/Services, Tomah, WI
16 off GEC160 reciprocating 160kW, two stages natural gas compressors produced by SC Confind Romania 1 off GTC1000 centrifugal 700kW, two stages, gas turbine driven natural gas compressor produced by Comoti Romania.
~Campina, Romania
Air conditioning, Refrigeration compressors.
~Engineering, Other, Mumbai, India
FAUJI FERTILIZER PAKISTAN ENGRO POLYMER PAKISTAN JUBAIL TECHNICAL INSTITUTE KSA
~Engineering, Other, Karachi, Pakistan
Generally, i studied & worked in Powerplant & Airframe technik.
~Daniel E, Technical Support, Friedberg, Germany
Many different projects: industrial and medical department.
~Nicola F, Engineering Consultant, Milan, Italy
Double stage screwed compressor
~Engineering, Process/Production, RANCHI., India
Spilt AC & Pac Unit 8.5 TR
~Engineering, Faculty/Staff/Student, Gurgaon, India
Advice and purchase parts
~Builder/Contractor, Chelsea, MA
Replenishing air volume
~Tony R, Design Engineer, Redruth, UK
For all general industry.
~Technical Support/Services, Singapore, Singapore
Carrier compressor
~Engineering, Other, Basrah, Iraq
Car auto ac
~Engineering, Faculty/Staff/Student, Freeport, Bahamas

Q:
Please share with us any “non-standard” projects that compressor repair services have been used for.
4 answers
Answers:
We want to know the theory and principle of the same for better service life.
~Engineering, Process/Production, RANCHI., India
People who don't know what they are doing to repair units in Mexico.
~Georgee S, Enterprinour, Vista, San Diego
Most of projects are standard
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
All standard
~Chris K, Service Engineer, Goodrich, MI

Q:
Do you know of any disastrous mistakes that occurred due to faulty or incompetent practices of compressor repair services?
6 answers
Answers:
Explosion of air receiver due to none stopped air flow with continuous pressure raising damage of air end, due to non change of oil seals kit and malfunction of check valve (non-return valve) fire due to the electric short and non properly checked clothes or hands caught by rotating parts(fan, pulleys, belts..etc) Breathing of air compressed air.
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
Too quick of a turn over in repairs/ misdiagnoses. Usually the fault is external to the compressor!!
~Chris K, Service Engineer, Goodrich, MI
To forget repairing tools in side compressor.
~Daniel E, Technical Support, Friedberg, Germany
Various inputs like temp. cooling water pressure, oil pressure, condenser, vibration.
~Engineering, Process/Production, RANCHI., India
Yes. Particularly in some case of centrifugal air compressors.
~Nicola F, Engineering Consultant, Milan, Italy
I can't say I have heard of any bad mistakes, apart from the obvious financial ones.
~Tony R, Design Engineer, Redruth, UK

FeaturesTop

Q:
Is there any advice you want to share with users to help them avoid common errors in selection or usage of compressor repair services?
5 answers
Answers:
Check to see what the cost of a new compressor is to do your job, as they are getting better all the time, & smaller too. I have had repairs done on a compressor that cost me over twice the price of a better replacement, So now I have the replacement unit. BEWARE.
~Tony R, Design Engineer, Redruth, UK
To select the proper compressor and to handle preventive maintenance in time.
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
I suggest avoiding compressor repair services without much experience.
~Nicola F, Engineering Consultant, Milan, Italy
Spec should be match with your requirements.
~Engineering, Process/Production, RANCHI., India
Proper design of the system using the compressor.
~Chris K, Service Engineer, Goodrich, MI

Q:
What would your design or feature "wish list" be for this service's capabilities?
5 answers
Answers:
Longer time between compressor cutout times.
~Tony R, Design Engineer, Redruth, UK
Having skilled technicians and the proper tools.
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
Proper start up and commissioning
~Chris K, Service Engineer, Goodrich, MI
Sensorial organs inside to easily monitor the working conditions of mechanical and electronic components.
~Nicola F, Engineering Consultant, Milan, Italy
Able to get any part.
~Builder/Contractor, Chelsea, MA

Buying AdviceTop

Q:
Do you have any advice for people relative to buying or using compressor repair services?
5 answers
Answers:
To select the proper air compressor they need for their projects and to buy the special repairing tools. To employ the proper technicians for compressor repair and to do the preventive and periodic maintenance work in due time.
~Bassam Q, General manager, Amman, Jordan
Check out the company very thoroughly before you ask them to do any work for you. There are a lot of sharks out there who think they know something and they usually don't.
~Tony R, Design Engineer, Redruth, UK
Periodic maintenance.
~Nicola F, Engineering Consultant, Milan, Italy
Compare the different companies.
~Daniel E, Technical Support, Friedberg, Germany
Interview them
~Chris K, Service Engineer, Goodrich, MI

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