Metal Works

Many activities in the metal working industry need a reliable continuous supply of compressed air. Indeed, clean uncontaminated air is absolutely vital to some  processes. ACL Engineering specifies, installs and maintains Atlas Copco air compressors for all metal fabrication purposes. Atlas Copco also produces the only compressors that deliver high quality, class 0 oil-free air.

100% Pure Clean Air

Atlas Copco Oil-free compressors provide 100% pure, clean air that meets the ISO 8573-1 CLASS 0 (2010) standard. CLASS 0 means zero risk of contamination; zero risk of damaged or unsafe products and zero risk of losses from operational downtime.

Turnkey solutions for Metal works

Compressed air is a valuable resource that plays many important roles throughout metal plant and metal working processes. The Atlas Copco range features high-quality, energy-efficient technologies for all your requirements, including:

  • Air Compressors
  • Nitrogen generators
  • Air Blowers
  • Filters
  • Dryers
  • Monitoring systems
  • Maintenance services

This cohesive range of options ensures compatibility across your systems, coupled with durability and reliability, to improve productivity whilst reducing the overall cost of ownership.

Guaranteed oil-free air, ensures high quality end products

Applications within metal working

Atlas Copco systems find their way into all aspects of metalworking:

  • Blast furnaces
  • Coke production
  • Oxygen furnaces
  • Bag houses
  • Air mixture
  • Instrument air
  • Air mixture and Air Cooling
  • Instrument air: air nozzles and pneumatic tools
  • Waste water treatment
  • Heat treatment of metals with nitrogen
  • Sandblasting aka abrasive jet machining
  • Cutting, welding, fastening, and finishing of metal projects
  • Forming, punching, water jet or laser cutting
  • Powder coating and paint spraying
  • Anodising and electrolyte coating
  • Thermal spraying: flame spraying and light air spraying

The Benefits of Atlas Copco air compressor systems

Installation of the correct equipment for the tasks involved with the right output can significantly reduce costs in the metalworking industry. There is the potential to reduce downtime and interruptions of service and supply, whilst increasing the speed of production.

Find out more about Atlas Copco’s comprehensive range of air compressor products for metal working