Does Your Company Warrant Protection?

You never can know ahead of time what is going to happen day to day, although psychic powers would definitely save business owners a fortune.  A small leak may be sprung, or a major, on-site accident may take your entire system down.  For the clairvoyant, these problems may be avoidable with a small tweak in behavior (after all, you know what’s going to happen), but for the rest of us--we have to find other means to protect ourselves. 

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Systems Running

You want to know how to get the best out of your compressed air system?  Start with a top-of-the-line compression air unit in the first place.  Process & Power is a group you can trust when the time comes to set up your new compression air system.  We are skilled in system design and are capable of getting everything set up just the way you want it.   Process & Power is also capable of fully optimizing every aspect of your company’s air compression system.  We can save you money, time, hassle, and prevent lost productivity, all by making sure that your equipment is working properly and at its peak level of efficiency. 

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Every Breath You Take

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration takes very seriously the consideration of employees’ breathing air.  They lay out stringent rules governing the subject for businesses that require strict adherence.  These rules are invaluable in protecting workers and ensuring a safe and productive work environment.  In situations that require compressed air to be fed via apparatus, there are particularly important rules to consider.  Whether the apparatus is a direct line or part of a bodysuit, the direct input of breathing air into the closed system necessarily requires careful consideration and determination.  Any fluctuation in the system or the air concoction can pose a serious danger to the individual or individuals breathing that air.  Too high of an oxygen concentration can lead to a host of issues--dangerous in many work environments--while too low of one can lead to a batch of its own (not to mention many of the same). 

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The Importance of Routine Maintenance

If you are looking to save money for your business in the long term, there is no better way than to keep up a consistent maintenance schedule for all of your company equipment.  Even though everyone knows in their brains that it is easier and ultimately cheaper to stop a problem early, all too often we let routine maintenance checks fall to the wayside, or worse keep them scheduled but never follow through on a thorough and complete inspection.  Remember, while the immediate expense may seem hard to bear, preventative care will almost always turn out to be far cheaper than emergency maintenance (in terms not just of money, but of time and stress as well).  Here are a few tips for maintaining equipment standards over time: 

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A Brief History of Air Compressors

The history of pneumatic systems can be traced back to the advent of the bellows in ancient times.  This was the first “compressed air” device, used to increase the airflow around a fire, thus feeding and intensifying the flame.  The human lung is simply not capable of producing the force of blast that a bellows can put together, useful neither for heating things to superhot temperatures nor for super-freezing the door.  It was only after the invention of the bellows allowed for hotter and hotter fires, that some forms of metallurgy and production were even possible, as their processes required temperatures that were previously unreachable within a controlled fire.   

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Keep It Cool

It is impossible to have a productive work environment if your employees are miserable.  To be sure, no one is jumping up and down, just absolutely overjoyed to go to work every day--at least not most sane, normal human beings.  Nonetheless, there exists within the human spirit a drive to do well, and typically not just for their own personal benefit, but for others as well, especially those who have placed some measure of faith or responsibility on that person.  When an employer sets a task in front of their employees, almost every one of them would go out of their way to get it done efficiently and expediently. 

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Get Audited

If your company is running a compressed air system for any reason, then you are well aware of the extreme cost that can come with such.  Compressed air systems utilize an intense amount of power--power that gets real expensive real fast.  It is not unreasonable to assume that the cost of operation for a compressed air system over its first year will be actually higher than the initial purchase price.

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Audits!

A professionally conducted analysis, or comprehensive audit, of your compressed air system provides you with the only sure way to manage the often mysterious workings of your air system. 

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Oiless Air Compressors

Anest Iwata was the first in the world to develop air-cooled, oil less scroll compressors. Now we have taken our patented scroll technology and incorporated it into our premium line of SL series oil less scroll pumps.

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Overhauls & Air End Rebuilds

"Don't Scrap It, Overhaul ItEvery compressor eventually requires rebuilding to regain full performance. Process & Power service engineers can meet your needs using innovative rebuild or exchange programs on all manufacturers brand airends.

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Turbo-Air NX 8000

The TURBO-AIR® NX 8000 was designed with extensive engineering processes that utilize the latest advances in technology and computational methods. The TURBO-AIR NX 8000 is one of the most efficient machines in its class and features several new patent-pending designs.

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