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How to Recover Heat from Air Compression

Although air compressors are associated with many advantages, perhaps foremost among these is the fact that heat expelled during the compression process can be recaptured and reused. This sustainable practice is not only good for the environment but can also markedly reduce energy expenses in the long run. So just how can you ensure that […]

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Easy Compressor Installation

Although researching the capability and specifications of a compressor before buying it is of fundamental importance, it is just as important to take the installation process into account before making your purchase.   Buying the perfect compressor to suit your business’s needs is all well and good, but it doesn’t really help much if you […]

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Constructive and Sustainable Transformation in South Africa

The mining industry has long been the backbone of the South African economy, accounting for a considerable chunk of the country’s total exports as well as employing a substantial portion of South Africa’s population.   Considering this, the industry bears a responsibility to be at the forefront of the drive to promote constructive and sustainable […]

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Automation and mining – Why is it so important?

In what can accurately be described as one of the greatest sociological shifts in the history of the human race, the corporate sector’s move towards automation, which started as far back as the 17th century, shows no sign of slowing.   However, the term ‘automation’ has come to describe far more than the basic assembly […]

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Why You Should Always Maintain and Clean Your Air Compressor

Air compressors perform a vital role on construction sites around the world but, without proper care and maintenance, these integral machines can transform from asset to liability, costing companies thousands of Rands in repairs and lost productivity in the process. The Danger of Varnish   So, what exactly causes an air compressor to go from […]

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Understanding the Full Potential of your Air Compressor

Almost universally, businesses are looking for ways to increase their energy efficiency, with any breakthrough in this regard sure to result in reduced costs and greater profit. Air compressors perform a crucial role in powering equipment around the world, however, while conventional renewable energy sources are routinely explored in other facets of the business process, […]

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Minimise Operational Costs by Strategising

Many mining companies currently employ a reactive business plan that attempts to roll with the punches thrown by a volatile commodity market, with companies opting to slash costs when the market is down and rebound their operational expenses when the market recovers. However, this practice is fraught with risk and is somewhat unsustainable in the […]

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What Type of Air Compressor Does Your Business Need?

Buying an air compressor for your business represents a significant investment, however, purchasing a system to suit your business’s unique needs isn’t as simple as one would think. When it comes to deciding which compressor type is right for you, the decision ultimately rests on how your business plans to use the system. Although there […]

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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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