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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

New compressed air system reduces CO2 emissions for Buxton Press

Installing a new Atlas Copco ring main and variable speed driven (VSD) compressor with ancillaries is calculated to result in an annual carbon reduction of approximately 48 tonnes of CO2 for magazine printing company, Buxton Press - along with close to £7,500 per annum savings in compressed…

  • 02/02/2018

BOGE reveals how to implement industry 4.0-compliant compressors

Compressed air specialist, BOGE Compressors, has published a new white paper giving manufacturers practical advice on how to easily integrate existing smart compressor technology into their manufacturing facilities. The paper shows how to make the most of the real - rather than theoretical - value…

  • 29/01/2018