Digital refrigeration compressor
Emerson Climate Technologies Inc.’s Copeland Scroll K5 Digital compressor is designed for low- and medium-temperature refrigeration and has 10% to 100% capacity modulation for precise temperature and pressure control.
Emerson Climate Technologies Inc.’s Copeland Scroll K5 Digital compressor is designed for low-and medium-temperature refrigeration and allows customers added flexibility for new applications (7.5 to 15 hp). The K5 Digital Refrigeration compressor incorporates a variety of features including 10% to 100% capacity modulation, which allows for precise temperature and pressure control. Its vapor injection capability increases system capacity by 50% and efficiency by 20% on average at low temperature rating condition. Its CoreSense Diagnostics monitor capabilities and maintenance cost savings. It is approved for use with R-404A, R-407A/C/F, R134a, and R-22 refrigerants and can be used for both stand-alone and parallel systems.
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Annual Salary Survey
After almost a decade of uncertainty, the confidence of plant floor managers is soaring. Even with a number of challenges and while implementing new technologies, there is a renewed sense of optimism among plant managers about their business and their future.
The respondents to the 2014 Plant Engineering Salary Survey come from throughout the U.S. and serve a variety of industries, but they are uniform in their optimism about manufacturing. This year’s survey found 79% consider manufacturing a secure career. That’s up from 75% in 2013 and significantly higher than the 63% figure when Plant Engineering first started asking that question a decade ago.