IIntegrated air solutionsas the leading supplier of world famous products ELGI electric screw compressors, has been providing quality air solutions to the Pharmaceutical, Mining, Food & Beverage, Agriculture and Oil & Gas sectors across Southern Africa, for 4 years.
The recent signing of a partnership agreement with North America’s leading air compressor manufacturer, FS-Elliott, has expanded Integrated Air Solutions’ capabilities to include spare parts supply, service and upgrades. factory level to the existing local installed base of FS-Elliott centrifugal oil-free compressors.
FS-Elliott, based in Pennsylvania, is a world leader in centrifugal air compressors with its Polaris® line of industrial compressed air offering reliable flow of oil-free air that meets ISO 8573-1 Class 0 from 900 cfm to 12,000 cfm, and their revolutionary PAP PLUS Engineering Series flow capacities up to 24,500 cfm.
“We have identified promising growth potential in Southern Africa for our range of gear-driven centrifugal compressors and view Integrated Air Solutions, with their large facility at Jet Park, Boksburg, supported by skilled technicians and sales staff, as a good choice to support their current business. interests and future growth in the region,” said Kevin Miller, Channel Partner Manager, FS-Elliott.
FS-Elliott offers significant plant upgrades aimed at reducing the cost of operating compressed air. Energy-saving solutions such as compressor retrofits, intake guide vane conversions and control system retrofits allow customers to maximize the efficiency of their equipment, which translates into cost savings. immediate results and a rapid return on investment given today’s high energy input costs.
Benefits of centrifugal compressors include:
- ISO 8573-1 Class 0 certified oil-free air for purity that meets rigorous standards.
- Low maintenance with no wearing parts requiring regular replacement, eliminating the need for costly periodic compressor block replacement.
- Low to zero vibration with no special foundation required.
- Superior control through a variety of Regulus® controller system options.
- Excellent reliability over long periods with minimal maintenance.
- Most efficient consumer compressed air technology (energy saving)
“We are thrilled to partner with Integrated Air Solutions, who have over 30 years of experience in the centrifugal air compressor business,” notes Kevin. “We hope to save kilowatt hours of energy in South Africa with our best-in-class efficient centrifugal air compressors.”
Trevor Volker, General Manager, Integrated Air Solutions, concludes: “Through this new partnership, which combines quality product solutions from FS-Elliott with our local experience and know-how in compressor technology, we will be able to add of value to FS- Elliott Customers. It will also allow us to firmly establish ourselves in the field of centrifugal air compressors by unlocking new market potential.