Energy Efficient Solutions for Your Industrial Air Compressor

Air CompressorsIndustrial sized air compressors are a crucial component of the workplace. Since many large tools and machinery utilize compressed air in order to function, it is important to ensure your industrial air compressor runs at maximum efficiency while remaining energy efficient.  Here are some methods and keys to keep in mind when it comes to maintaining your industrial air compressor:

  • Check your machine for its specifications. This includes the CFM, PSI and pressure gauges.
  • With the use of a KWH meter, figure out the proper energy consumption so that you may make alterations to the system’s output in order to lower energy costs.
  • Inspect for any leaks in the system regularly, and if there are any leaks have them fixed immediately
  • Install a flow meter on the main line to gain additional information
  • Keep tabs on the CFM and PSI of your system
  • Be sure that the system runs on the minimum CFM and PSI for each individual job otherwise you will be wasting energy

When it comes to dealing with compressed air solutions, be sure to perform routine maintenance on your unit and ensure everything is running on maximum efficiency in an energy efficient way. Be sure to speak to a credible, established air compressor dealer when it comes to all your maintenance needs.

For all your installation needs Air Center, Inc. can help.  Air Center stocks many air compressor parts and filters for major manufacturers, designs and installs compressed air systems, and employs technicians who are able to service any compressed air equipment.