Breathing Air Quality Testing

What Are Employer Responsibilities? All employers have a duty of care to their employee to ensure that the breathing air they are supplied with is adequate for the respiratory protective equipment (RPE) that they are using and is safe to breathe.  What Regulations Apply? The legal requirement for the quality of breathing air is stated […]

Tips and Tricks on How to Improve Your Compressed Air Efficiency

Compressed air technology provides a host of invaluable roles when tackling countless commercial and industrial applications. While these units have certainly come a long way in recent times in terms of reliability, it is an unfortunate fact that an inefficient air compressor can cost unnecessary money. This is why improving the energy efficiency of a […]

The Benefits of On-Site Nitrogen Generation

There are many applications that use nitrogen gas during the production process From the production of sensitive electronic components to annealing stainless steel and preserving foods, the use of nitrogen is critical. Many companies rely upon regular delivery services to obtain this nitrogen and yet, such a method is associated with a number of drawbacks. […]

What are the Benefits of Having an AIR Check Carried Out?

Air compressors serve numerous purposes within commercial and industrial environments. While these durable pieces of machinery are quite rugged and reliable, preventative maintenance will still be required in order to ensure that they remain operating at peak levels of efficiency. In other words, being able to identify minor flaws within such systems will help to […]

Choosing the right Air Compressor

There are many different components of the compressed air system to consider, ACL can help you make that decision and below we outline the components and the reasons for their selection, furthermore the best method to determine the correct size is a compressed air audit, also known as data logging. What size Compressor do I […]

Problems with Compressed Air Leaks

Compressed air is used widely throughout the UK, across a variety of industries, powering equipment such as process machinery, valves and actuators, and even hand tools. Although it’s incredibly convenient and sometimes essential for safety reasons, compressed air can be expensive and it’s vital that you keep your system in a good, working, condition. No […]

Protecting Your Air Compressors During Colder Weather

Air compressor maintenance. We know that is not likely to be the first item on your “to do list”, but protecting your air compressors during colder weather is critical. Without the necessary care, they could let you down at the most inconvenient of times. Here is a guide to keeping your air compressors working as […]