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Howden demonstrates its commitment to energy transition by joining the Hydrogen Council

Howden, a leading global provider of mission critical air and gas handling solutions, has joined the Hydrogen Council, a global CEO-led initiative. The Council aims to support collaboration between governments, industry and investors to promote the role of hydrogen solutions in the energy…

  • 13/07/2021

Rubix strengthens its UK reliability services offer with CompCare

Rubix has acquired CompCare Compressed Air Ltd – a specialist in optimising compressed air systems- as part of the Group’s network development strategy. Based in Shropshire with a team of experts bringing over 70 years’ combined experience, CompCare’s focus is on extending…

  • 12/07/2021

BCAS’ new training course helps operators breathe easy this Love your Lungs Week

To mark the start of the British Heart Foundation’s (BHF) Love Your Lungs’ Week 2021 (21st – 27th June 2021), the British Compressed Air Society is launching its new breathing air regulations training course at - and reminding all operators of…

  • 22/06/2021

Hi-line boosts environmental credentials even further with switch to R513a refrigerant

Hi-line Industries, an established and reputable UK manufacturer of high-quality compressed air purification equipment, has released the 2021 version of its energy-efficient Tundra refrigeration dryers. Most notable among the enhancements is a switch of refrigerant to R513a in models up to and…

  • 11/05/2021

Stäubli connects with pioneering compressor technology from Vert

Edinburgh based compressor technology pioneers Vert Technologies have arguably achieved the most significant innovation in the compressor industry for over 40 years. The conical rotary compressor (CRC) technology manufactured by the company differs from conventional compression methods by using two…

  • 11/05/2021

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…

  • 13/04/2021

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