Geared centrifugal compressor for various applications
The Turbo-Air NX 8000, a geared centrifugal compressor, features lubrication and cooling systems designed to optimize flow and efficiency.
The Turbo-Air NX 8000 compressor can be configured for various applications and it brings the key system components closer to the edge of the package for easier access. The control, lubrication, and cooling systems on the Turbo-Air NX 8000 are designed to optimize flow and operational efficiency for lowere total lifecycle costs. The compressor can be packaged in compliance with API 614, 670, 671 and 672 standards making it ideal for oil and gas applications, glass manufacturing, automotive, textiles, and air separation industries. The unit's design also includes a gearbox for ease of inspection and maintenance.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey