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Case Study:

Eliminate Artificial Demand in Compress Air Network


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Customer Details

A Western India based vertically integrated automobile parts manufacturer for
mass production of electrical fittings, metal castings and injection molded
products, as well as accessories 
Problems
- Continuous loss of compressed air due to artificial
demand in the process
- Increase in power consumption and energy bills
Objective

To identify the areas that consume excess pressure and
eliminate the problem of artificial demand
Solution

Integration of Forbes Marshall's Master Air Controller
(MAC) at the main header of the generation section
(compressor house)
Benefits
- 8% per annum savings on compressed air costs
- Energy savings through a significant reduction in
artificial demand across the plant