Savings in Your Compressed Air System

A collection of leaks in your compressed air system amounting to a .25″ hole equivalent in a system pressurized to 100PSI can cost over US$8,500 per year.

Department of Energy (DOE) estimates that the typical compressed air system loses 5-20% of the compressed air. Another way of saying that is that 5-20% of your compressor operating budget is wasted.

Compressed Savings

If you dedicate one maintenance day a year to identifying and fixing compressed air leaks, you can save your plant many times that cost, plus the capital expense of not having to expand the system. Now that is a good way to expand your money!

The largest cost component is power, so to find out the money wasted on power, multiply the KW rating of the motor by cost of power/KWH by 8,760 hours by 5-20%.

At IDCON, we understand the pressure you face trying to build a reliable plant.
We provide side-by-side reliability and maintenance consulting and training designed to keep your equipment running.

For over 45 years, we’ve partnered with 100s of manufacturing plants around the world to eliminate the costs and the pressure caused by unreliable equipment. And we’d love to do the same for you.

Contact us today to see how we can help you keep your plant running.

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Torbjörn Idhammar

President & CEO, IDCON Inc. Reliability and Maintenance Consultant

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