Centrifugal Compressors Explained – A Guide To Centrifugal Air Compressors

A centrifugal flow compressor is a form of dynamic compressor that contains a radial design. This radial design operates at a constant pressure rather than a constant flow like displacement compressors. This page will serve as an overview of centrifugal air compressors, providing you with all the relevant information to…

Top Air Compressor Manufacturers & Air Compressor Brands List

The Air compressor industry is vibrant and is growing significantly on a day to day basis within numerous manufacturing, scientific, healthy care and DIY markets. Due to this increase, more and more air compressor manufacturers are attempting to fulfil the growing industrial needs. Every industry from aerospace to agriculture and…

What Size Air Compressor Do I Need? – How To Size An Air Compressor

It seems many folks buy an air compressor without considering compressor sizing and what size air compressor you need for a particular use case. Things to be considered include what they intend to use the air compressor for, whether it should be oilless or oil-lubed, or how big an air compressor they are…

Gardner Denver merges with Ingersoll Rand Industrial Segment

Gardner Denver Holdings Inc has completed its merger with the Ingersoll Rand Industrial segment. The newly combined company, named Ingersoll Rand Inc, produces mission-critical flow creation systems, including air compressors, pumps, blowers, the Club Car brand of electric vehicles, and systems for fluid management, loading and material handling. Ingersoll Rand…

Something About ARO.

Ingersoll Rand’s ARO® brand provides fluid handling products for industries around the globe, including chemical, manufacturing, energy, pharmaceutical, mining and more. When  ARO Equipment Corporation was founded in 1930 in Bryan, Ohio, original products included grease guns, couplings and automotive lubricators for use in service stations. Today, our positive displacement…

Types of air compressors .

Translational air compressor An air compressor uses a small piston The reciprocating air compressors use a crank control piston . Can be fixed or moved, can be used separately or in combination. They can be controlled by either an electric motor or an internal combustion engine . Air compressors using small translational pistons with a capacity of 5-30 horsepower are often used in…

Next Generation R-Series Wins Product of the Year Bronze Award

Earlier this month, Ingersoll Rand captured the bronze award for the Next Generation R-Series compressors with variable-speed drive in the Compressed Air category of Plant Engineering magazine’s 2016 Product of the Year program. Global Marketing Manager, TJ Stevens; Global Product Manager, Kyle Winchester and Global Marketing Manager, Jennifer Wilson accepted…