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Super-deduction tax incentive offers key opportunity for compressed air investments

CompAir is encouraging British firms looking to invest in new industrial air equipment to take advantage of the government’s super-deduction tax incentive, announced in the 2021 Budget by the Chancellor of the Exchequer. From 1 April 2021 until 31 March 2023, companies investing in industrial…

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Leading manufacturer of composite products chooses CompAir compressor technology

Lentus Composites (Lentus), a leading manufacturer of composite products, assemblies and systems, has benefited from a bespoke compressed air solution from CompAir, which is expected to cut the business’ compressor maintenance costs by 80 per cent. The Lentus team develops and manufactures…

  • 26/03/2021

RENNER compressors: Compressed air for applications of all kinds

Woodworking, metalworking, food processing companies, the automotive industry and many more - relied on RENNER compressors for years because reliability, robustness and energy efficiency are the fundamentals in compressed air technology. Our medium-sized, family-run company offers economical…

  • 03/02/2021
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Thorite supplies capital equipment and aftermarket support

A compressed air system supplied by Thorite has enabled a specialist chemical manufacturer to make significant improvements to its production process, while maximising energy savings. Thorite's Capital Equipment team routinely specifies and supplies compressed air systems that include several…

  • 14/12/2020
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Eight things to remember when re-starting compressed-air systems

As UK manufacturers begin to return to work following the turmoil caused by the human coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, General Manager at BOGE Compressors, Mark Whitmore, shares his top tips to ensure the smooth re-start of compressed-air systems. As the UK begins to emerge from lockdown and…

  • 15/06/2020

Hi-Line celebrates three new appointments and safety accreditation

Hi-line Industries, UK supplier to the compressed air sector, has welcomed three new employees to its ranks. Reflecting the company’s ongoing success and growth, Stephen Martin joins as sales director, Matt Johnson takes up the title of project engineer while Brad Beesley arrives as internal…

  • 04/09/2019

A breath of fresh air

Since opening its doors in 1985, CMC has carved an international reputation for designing air compressor controls without compromise and that add value to manufacturers that incorporate them. Its approach to producing robust, multi-functional control solutions from its Belgium-based facility has…

  • 19/07/2019

Gardner Denver launches new white paper on managing EPC contracts

Gardner Denver has created a new guide with helpful tips and insights on project management for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts that require compressed air and vacuum equipment. Available to download from, the white paper explores the implications of…

  • 26/06/2019

Mattei celebrates a centenary by encouraging industry to 'think green'

Rotary vane air-compressor specialist Mattei is marking its 100th year by reaffirming its commitment to the development of ecologically and economically viable products, launching a new logo and strapline to celebrate. Founder Enea Mattei established the company in 1919 following the First World…

  • 25/06/2019

Mattei highlights importance of air compressors in tackling global warming

This week (1-5 October) saw the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) meeting in Incheon, Republic of Korea, to agree on a plan of action to limit climate change from rising by more than 1.5C this century. In light of this, Mattei is once again calling on industry to assess how air…

  • 05/10/2018