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Atlas Copco enhances its low emission, low noise E-Air solutions with electric fixed-speed and VSD compressors

10th May 2019 Throughout 2019, Atlas Copco will be introducing two additional fixed-speed and three new electric Variable Speed Drive (VSD) air compressors to its E-Air range. This year Atlas Copco will add the E-Air T400 and the E-Air T500 to its fixed-speed E-Air T900, the first mobile electric air... 

Atlas Copco Compressor Technique

10th May 2019 Atlas Copco Compressor Technique specialises in Smart Air Solutions that deliver accurate, quality air at point of use at the lowest possible cost to customers and end-users.  Cutting-edge air, gas and vacuum compressor technology is applied across the business area’s extensive range of small,... 

VSD and magnetic bearings drive HVAC advances in 2019

9th April 2019 Russell Hattingh, Engineering Manager, Johnson Controls South Africa HVAC solutions are getting smarter and more efficient every year. These advances are driven by both customer demands and new regulations. Two components that are helping HVAC manufacturers meet these demands and differentiate... 

Afrikaans is Groot music festival a flying success thanks to mechatronics, automation from SEW-EURODRIVE (Pty) Ltd.

25th March 2019 One of the most spectacular stunts ever achieved at a live music event in South Africa, namely ‘flying’ a replica helicopter across the stage at ‘Afrikaans is Groot’ at the Sun Arena in Menlyn, Pretoria, was achieved using state-of-the-art automation and mechatronics technology from SEW-EURODRIVE... 

Afrikaans is Groot music festival a flying success thanks to mechatronics, automation from SEW-EURODRIVE (Pty) Ltd.

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th March 2019 The yearly music festival took place from 23 November to 2 December 2018, with planning for the helicopter stunt commencing at the beginning of November. The stunt was devised, set-up, and executed by specialist rigging company Film Riggers of Johannesburg. “We are primarily a rigging company... 

Efficiency second to none with Atlas Copco’s new generation of centrifugal air blowers

11th March 2019 Atlas Copco proudly introduces a new generation of ZB 5 – 6 VSD+ magnetic bearing turbo blowers, one of the most efficient oil-free turbo blowers on the market. Featuring a unique design, proven efficiency as well as insensitivity to process changes, the ZB proves incomparable in both reliability... 

WEG VSDs Drive Cost Saving In Pumping Systems

11th March 2019 WEG Variable Speed Drives (VSD) offer the agricultural sector the ability to reduce the operating cost on automated water collection systems with a reduction in motor energy consumption when the motor speed is reduced. In addition, the WEG Variable Speed Drive allows the monitoring of all... 

Atlas Copco completes its low pressure portfolio with latest ZL VSD lobe blower

6th March 2019 Atlas Copco’s re-introduction of the ZL lobe blower to its low pressure portfolio positions the company as a total solutions supplier of highly cost-effective and reliable low pressure compressed air. Standing the test of time, the positive displacement principle of the ZL tri-lobe blower has... 

Boiler relocation project near completion

By: Thabi Madiba     25th January 2019 Boiler maintenance and installations provider Boiler and Industrial Plant hopes to complete the boiler relocation project it has been working on for manufacturer United National Breweries (UNB), commonly known as Ijuba breweries, by the end of this month. The project, valued at R2-million,... 

Atlas Copco launches latest high-efficiency oil-injected screw compressor

20th September 2018 The GA 90+-160 (VSD+) oil-injected screw compressors, the latest air compressor range in Atlas Copco’s smart AIR solutions portfolio, are designed for reduced energy consumption and ease of installation and service. The range features state-of-the-art compression elements with Smart Injection... 

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