KAESER Know How Blog

Kaeser Know How is a blog for the compressed air user in Australia where you can find a wealth of knowledge as well as advice and tip and tricks that could help you plan, design and operate an optimised and efficient compressed air system.

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January 2020
The risks of compressor oil ageing and how to avoid them

Fast 5: compressor oil circuit maintenance
Fast 5: compressor oil circuit maintenance

When it comes to operating a fluid-injected (or oil-injected) rotary screw compressor, selecting the right cooling fluid and ensuring its on-going integrity are both essential to the continuing reliability, efficiency and overall lifetime of the compressor and its wearing parts. In this blog post we share more information around our maintenance tip of the month - #1 regularly check and maintain your oil levels and oil quality.

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December 2019 - Top 5 compressed air blog posts for 2019

Kaeser Know How Top 5 Blog Post

It’s hard to believe that another year is coming to an end. As we all start to slow down for the festive period and reboot for the year ahead, we take the opportunity to share with you our most popular blog posts from 2019. From how to reduce your maintenance costs to the steps and advantages of undergoing a compressed air audit and everything in between – in 2019 we have produced a wide range of advisory compressed air blog posts that we hope you have found useful. Sit back, relax and join us in revisiting our top 5 most popular compressed air blog posts from the past year. See you in 2020!

November 2019 - How to cost effectively determine your new compressed air requirements

How to cost effectively determine your new compressed air requirements

Bill, a Maintenance Manager of a logistics centre, recently contacted us to price up a new compressed air system. He needed to double his facility’s output and assumed he needed to buy more air compressors to meet the higher demand for compressed air this would create. After a few questions we determined a new compressor might not be necessary. In this blog post we look at the steps taken after Bill’s enquiry that assisted us in not only saving Bill the cost of purchasing new compressors, but also helped him lower his existing energy consumption.

October 2019 - How to take advantage of your Festive Shutdown

Festive shutdown with KAESER AIR SERVICE

Does your business shutdown over the festive Christmas and New Year period? It may seem early to be talking about Christmas and New Year but they are literally just around the corner. With that in mind, in this blog post we look at why some maintenance planning now will allow you to take full advantage of the extended festive shutdown period; plan now to get your larger compressed air service and maintenance jobs completed and any system improvements or upgrades.