What are the Advantages of a Two Stage Gas Compressor?

What Is a Two Stage Gas Compressor? When the discharge pressure needed for an application cannot be reached with a single stage gas compressor, a two stage gas compressor is needed. While a two stage gas compressor is more expensive, more complicated to operate, and requires additional equipment, there’s simply no other way to reach … Continued

Biogas Compressor Maintenance Schedule

Keep Your Compressor in Perfect Working Order They say that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. This is true in many areas of our lives, and it’s also true when it comes to maintaining biogas compressors. Take the time to provide your compressor with the routine maintenance it needs and it … Continued

Advantages to Using a Rotary Sliding Vane Gas Compressor

What Advantages Are There to Using a Rotary Sliding Vane Gas Compressor? The rotary sliding vane gas compressor is a cleverly designed, yet simple machine. It consists of a rotating element (the rotor) inside of a cylindrical casing (the cylinder ). The rotor contains vanes that slide out as the rotor turns making contact with … Continued

Benefits of Sliding Vane Gas Compressors

  Operation of the Sliding Vane Gas Compressor A sliding vane compressor is a positive displacement compressor, meaning it decreases a specific volume of a gas, resulting in increased gas pressure. The sliding vane compressor consists of an external casing called a cylinder, the rotating element inside called the rotor, and sliding vanes. The rotor … Continued

Compressing Gas Streams Containing H2S

  Sour gas is any gas containing significant amounts, typically above 20ppm, of hydrogen sulfide (H2S). H2S is a colorless gas that is heavier than air and harmful to humans at concentrations of 20 ppm in air. At concentrations of 800 ppm death results in 30 minutes due to destruction of lung tissues. At low … Continued