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Kaeser Compressors, Inc.


Kaeser Compressors, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Comparing compressor performances across different manufacturers has long been a difficult task. For many years, it was all too easy to present data that, although accurate, was potentially... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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For those relatively few, but general large compressed air applications that need extremely dry air (down to -40°F), there are several types of desiccant dryers to do the job. In many cases, the most... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Like a furnace that heats a home that's well insulated, a compressed air system with a minimum amount of leaks is more energy efficient and more effective. Leak reduction is one of the most... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Lubricant is a critical component in rotary screw compressors. Understanding the characteristics of lubricant types helps ensure their proper application and increases customer satisfaction by... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that air compressors use as much as 10% of all electricity generated in the United States. Further, the DOE calculates that as much as 50% of this energy is... (View Full Article)
(Filtration and Separation Products)
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T he 400,000 gpd wastewater lagoon in Parsons, W.Va., had dissolved oxygen, BOD5, TSS, ammonia, and significant algae problems, resulting in more than 40 state Department of Environmental Protection... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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Consumers want to buy from environmentally responsible businesses, as illustrated by the ever-increasing number of companies seeking the relatively new ISO 14001 certification. Virtually every... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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The impact of compressed air on workflow and product quality is often overlooked. The bad news: Costly rework due to poor quality paint jobs and workflow interruptions due to inadequate air supply can... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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T he 400,000 gpd wastewater lagoon in Parsons, W.Va., had dissolved oxygen, BOD5, TSS, ammonia, and significant algae problems, resulting in more than 40 state Department of Environmental Protection... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Five types of internal control modes can be considered as suitable for compressors: Dual, Quadro, Vario, and Proportional Control, using inlet valve regulation, and Variable Speed Control of the drive... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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With the country's aging fleet of power plants, most US utilities levy steep "peak demand charges." These are premium fees assessed when businesses exceed the allotted, un-penalized power consumption.... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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Compressors and compressor systems can be the most important purchasing decision a plant manager can make. A 100 horsepower compressor costs anywhere from 30,000 to 50,000 dollars. A plant or... (View Full Article)
(Filtration and Separation Products)
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Dewatering processes, such as carpet dewatering in the textile industry and pulp dewatering in the paper industry, are excellent opportunities for incorporating current rotary-lobe blower technology,... (View Full Article)
(Heating and Cooling Equipment)
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Everyone who has used a bicycle pump knows that heat is generated during the compression of air but the real amount is often underestimated. Air compressors actually convert 100% of the electrical... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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The manufacture and processing of glass has a long tradition in the Thuringian Forest and a glass works has existed in Piesau since 1622. The combination of long tradition and substantial knowledge,... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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Today, industrial blowers are the workhorse of the process industry. These high volume, low pressure air producers are being used by the hundreds in some operations for a variety of applications from... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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It's immediately obvious from a glance in the beverages section of any supermarket - the containers and bottles of polyethylene terephthalate, better known as PET, are competing strongly with... (View Full Article)
(Heating and Cooling Equipment)
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T he 400,000 gpd wastewater lagoon in Parsons, W.Va., had dissolved oxygen, BOD5, TSS, ammonia, and significant algae problems, resulting in more than 40 state Department of Environmental Protection... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Follow these ten steps to energy savings in compressed air systems.... (View Full Article)
(Machine Tools)
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In recent years reliable and efficient variable frequency drives have revolutionized drive systems. The advantages seem obvious, adapt output requirements to various demands while optimizing energy... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Swiss Railways have started laying a parallel double-track line between Zurich and Thalwil to relieve the heavy traffic load on the lakeside section of this route. The new line, due to be opened for... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Variable speed control for all types of industrial equipment is now readily available on the market with competitive pricing to non-variable speed controlled alternatives, including in the air... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Leaks happen. There is quite simply no way around it. They're in every compressed air system. Even in systems with the newest pipe and the most energy-efficient and most technologically advanced... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Written by Kaeser's team of engineers and blower experts, this e-book provides the most current information you need to wisely install, operate, and maintain your blower system.... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Blower air is an indispensable part of biological wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) processes. Integration - on the blower package level as well as the system level - is key to maximizing energy... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Boeing Canada Winnipeg (BCW) has been recognized with the best improvement project of 2013 within the Boeing enterprise worldwide. A cross-functional project team including BCW staff, Manitoba Hydro... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Written by Kaeser's team of engineers and compressed air experts, this e-book provides the most current information you need to wisely install, operate, and maintain your compressed air system.... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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This comprehensive engineering handbook provides information on designing and installing energy efficient compressed air systems.... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Energy is the single highest operating cost in a wastewater treatment plant. More specifically, the energy to operate blowers for aeration is the single highest energy consumer. This paper will... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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Piston compressors are still the most common choice for many small compressed air system users. For many of these applications, the relatively low air demand and quality needed make the piston a cost... (View Full Article)
(Pneumatic Equipment and Components)
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The rise in energy prices is an unwelcome reality in today's manufacturing and business environment. While the rate of price increases for natural gas, heating oil, and other sources may vary from... (View Full Article)
(Pipe, Tube, Hose and Fittings)
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The purpose of any compressor control system is to match the compressed air supply to the demand as efficiently as possible. There are two levels of control: controls for individual compressor units;... (View Full Article)