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Alexander Spivak, Ashok Kumar and Matthew Franchetti
Compressors may offer opportunities for cost savings. Four major areas of such
are system pressure reduction, installation of system controls, installation of variable speed
drive (VSD), and leak repairs. Each of these areas requires attention of an engineer.
Compressors, compressor maintenance, multiple compressors,
compressor controls, VFD, VSD, compressor leaks, positive displacement
compressors, reciprocating compressors, single-acting reciprocating compressors,
double-acting reciprocating compressors, diaphragm reciprocating compressors,
rotary compressors, rotary compressors with helical screw, rotary compressors
with liquid ring, scroll rotary compressors, sliding vane rotary compressors, lobe
rotary compressors, dynamic compressors, centrifugal dynamic compressors,
axial dynamic compressors.
College of Engineering The University of Toledo Toledo, OH 43606 USA