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Reducing Your Energy Consumption with Compressed Air

Compressed air is a necessity on many construction sites and at industrial plants – but what effect does it have on your energy bill? Compressed air may be 10% of your power bill Site managers may be surprised to learn that compressed air makes up a significant 10% or more of their monthly power bill. […]

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Questions To Ask Before Buying an Air Compressor

Air compressors are one of the essentials that every site needs to have. With the variety of models that are available, there is no shortage of choices when it comes to buying one – in fact, it’s easy to end up confused. To take the difficulty out of your next air compressor purchase, we’ve put […]

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Permanent Magnet Motors – the Latest Innovation in Compressor Technology

Electric motors have been the backbone of industrial equipment for decades, powering smaller equipment like air compressors with quietness and reliability. However, there are several disadvantages to using them – including high power and maintenance costs. Recently, a new motor technology that uses permanent magnets has become popular with air compressor manufacturers around the world. […]

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The Future For Women In Construction In SA

Barloworld Equipment, a household name within the construction industry, has set itself the task of ensuring that at least 40% of their staff force is made up of female employees. The business, in this very drastic move, firmly stands behind the empowerment of women within the construction industry in South Africa. However, is it necessary […]

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The Lack Of Faith In Construction Technology Processes

According to Building Design + Construction and KPMG, their recent studies have shown an unwillingness for construction contractors to utilise construction technology in the industry. This means that contractors are unwilling to utilise drones, mobile technology and robotics in order to make their lives easier. Now, these are international schematics, but the conclusion is that 1st world construction contractors […]

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4 Ways Of Effectively Approaching A Construction Project

Both established construction contractors as well as players that are new to the construction game approach a new project in a unique way, entirely dependent on what works for the business and the business owners. However, there are always new methods of brainstorming and planning before initiating a new project that may allow you to […]

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Compressed Air Installation Energy Recovery

Air compressors are not too complicated, however, they don’t run like conventional motors. By expelling compressed air and a lot of latent heat, it does not mean that it is without its heating issues. A compressed air installation needs to have a heat-reducing solution if you intend on running either the mobile or fixed air […]

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Air Compressors For Glass Manufacturing

Doosan SA is your best option when your business requires air compressors for glass manufacturing. With the manufacturing industry finally experiencing a positive growth rate vis-a-vis the recovery of the rand, many South African glass manufacturing businesses can start expecting a bit of extra revenue. To recuperate on recent losses and what has been a […]

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Beer and Air Compressors: A Beautiful Partnership

We know very little about making alcohol. It’s probably best considering our careers in the heavy engineering, construction, and manufacturing sectors. And while some of us may have made our science-class ginger beer stockpile ferment a little more than necessary in high school, this by no means comes close to the intricacies of managing a […]

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New Doosan Generators Power Project In Upington!

We have just finished installing and commissioning a Doosan Generators module just outside of Upington in the Northern Cape! Power Supply  Our Doosan Generators are being used to power administrative buildings for the brand new power plant that has been commissioned in South Africa. The need for a new coal-burning power plant was realised after […]

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