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10 Tips For Compressed Air Systems Energy Savings

Now more than ever, companies are looking for ways to cut costs. When it comes to air compressors, 70% of the lifetime cost comes from power consumption. So here are some ideas and insights to help you keep your electricity costs down.   LOWER THE PRESSURE We all know that working under pressure can be [...]

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Top 5 Tips to Keep Your Air Compressor Running Smoothly

With growing pressure to reduce capital expenditures due to the current economic downturn, and to implement sustainable manufacturing processes, it is imperative that we optimize our compressed air use. Here are 5 essential tips to improve the efficiency of your compressed air system: 1) Start with a Clean Slate – Clean Your Compressor If you [...]

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24/7 Air Compressor Services During COVID-19 Shut Down

COVID-19 NOTICE: Michigan Air Solutions will still be a resource with 24/7 air compressor services and sales to some sectors during this shutdown period. As the global effect on coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, Michigan Air Solutions understands the importance that compressed air and vacuum systems play in many essential industries and commercial activities. The recent executive [...]

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Industrial Air Compressors – Which One is Right for You?

There are several factors to consider when selecting an industrial air compressor. Factor One: Stationary or Moveable? First, will your compressor remain in one place or will it be moved to several locations. Most industrial air compressors are designed to be stationary, as they are used in one facility. These units, which are larger and [...]

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Industrial Air Compressor Preventative Maintenance and Common Mistakes

When it comes to your industrial air compressor, standard maintenance is simply not enough. To make sure things continue to run smoothly and avoid unexpected downtime, it's crucial to have an air compressor maintenance program that prevents — rather than reacts to — problems with the air compressor and its components. Unfortunately, air compressor maintenance [...]

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A Tooling Company is Increasing Profits by Reducing Energy Costs

Case Study: Sunset Tool Inc. Michigan Air Solutions has once again teamed up with EE LED Supply to install more energy efficient air compressor equipment and lighting which will save Sunset Tool over 250,000 kilowatt hours per year, and $32,800 annually. Sunset Tool also received over $25,000 in rebates and incentives from Indiana Michigan Power [...]

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A Filtration Company Increased Profits & Reduced Costs with Energy Efficient Air Compressor Equipment and Lighting

Case Study: Imerys Perlite Michigan Air Solutions teamed up with EE LED Supply and to install more energy efficient air compressor equipment and lighting at the Imerys Perlite facility, which will save over 400,000 kWh per year, and $30,000 annually. Imerys also received over $32,259 in rebates and incentives from Indiana Michigan Power Company and Michigan Air Solutions [...]

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Michigan Air Wins Two Compressed Air Awards from Consumers Energy

We're pleased to announce that Michigan Air Solutions has received the 2017 Compressed Air Top Savings award and the Compressed Air Most Applications award from Consumers Energy Business Efficiency Program. The compressed air program is designed to provide special incentives to industrial customers with compressed air systems installed in their facilities. The program gives customers [...]

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Compressed Air System Efficiency & The Dirty Thirty

When you think about increasing your compressed air systems and their efficiency, maintaining your air compressor's consumables, filters, fluids and regulators are most likely what comes to mind. One aspect that gets overlooked are the parts that carry the compressed air from the machine to the tool, which are often referred to as the "dirty [...]

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How to Change the Oil in a ELGi Air Compressor

Air compressors are complex machines with many moving parts. Regular maintenance is essential for ensuring all compressor parts and components function at their highest level, and for preventing wear that can ultimately lead to premature failure. One crucial component in maintaining your air compressor is changing the oil, the following instructions and video will explain how. [...]

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