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Case Study:

Eliminate Artificial Demand in Compress Air Network


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Customer Details

A Western India based vertically integrated automobile parts manufacturer for mass production of electrical fittings, metal castings and injection molded products, as well as accessories.
Problems
Continuous loss of compressed air due to artificial demand in the process.

Increase in power consumption and energy bills.
Objective

To identify the areas that consume excess pressure and eliminate the problem of artificial demand.
Solution

Integration of Forbes Marshall's Master Air Controller (MAC) at the main header of the generation section (compressor house).
Benefits
8% per annum savings on compressed air costs.

Energy savings through a significant reduction in artificial demand across the plant.