With a fittingly termed theme of Reach Out And Rise (ROAR), Atlas Copco unveiled five new air compressors in the Indian market, at a festive-like celebratory function in Hotel Conrad in Pune on July 11, 2019. It was none but Conrad Latham, General Manager, Compressor Technique, Atlas Copco India, who officially launched the compressors.
All the five compressors have been developed in its Chakan facility in Pune, and their distinguishing features include boost to productivity and a 50 per cent reduction in energy consumption, dire needs of the industry today. Laying emphasis on the importance of customers and also tracing the company’s growth story in India, Latham said: “Atlas Copco believes that the growth of our customers is our oxygen. True to the commitment to ‘Make in India’, we are introducing arange of new products built at our state-of-the-art Chakan factory at Pune. The new range of air compressors in piston and screw technologies are a result of Atlas Copco’s continued commitment to work with manufacturing companies to reduce their energy bills in line with the governments focus on energy efficiency.”
Providing competitive edge to small and medium industries in India, providing an edge to small and medium scale business units, this new range includes piston air compressors, screw air compressors, and on site nitrogen generator series to cater to the changing demands of customers from different sectors across India. The key industry segments which will benefit from these compressed air solutions are food and beverages, cement, textile, foundry and forging, general engineering, metal, auto & ancillaries, paper and many more.
Amongst the five products, GA 75-110 VSD+ is a variable speed drive oil-injected screw air compressor which is an ideal choice for fluctuating demands of customer applications and can save up to 50 per cent of energy costs. GA 75-110 VSD+ has integrated Elektronikon® - most intelligent microprocessor for advanced monitoring, control and connectivity, thus providing customers peace of mind by remaining connected with the machine at all times It has a magnetically fixed pre-filter that enables the application for handling high dust. G 15-22 and GA 15-22, are fixed speed oil-injected screw air compressors with the revolutionary new screw element. These products are intended to reduce energy consumption and offer higher uptime and reliability. The cast iron piston series, ATC, ranging from 3 hP to 10 hP is coupled with IP55 motor that is known for reliability and can function in operating
temperatures up to 46 degree C. The product has a low foot print and low noise.
In Nitrogen generator segment, Atlas Copco’s new NGMs 1-3 membrane technology units offer efficient, compact and simple low-cost on-site solution for low-flow N2 requirements with benefits of minimal maintenance and operational costs. These generators come with a wall mounting option as well.
Atlas Copco also offers a wide range of market-leading compressed air, including oil-free screw air compressors, screw blowers, scroll air compressors, tooth air compressors, turbo air compressors, water-injected screw air compressors, reciprocating air compressors, and much more.