Sections

A SERIES

AIR COMPRESSORS

The ultimate workhorse for constant and efficient performance in the toughest environments. Capacity range up to 2037m3/h at 2.5 to 8 bar pressure.

UV SERIES

VACUUM PUMPS

Highly versatile and reliable air-cooled systems available in special versions for extreme climates. Capacity up to 3280 m3/h at 450 to 0.5 mbar residual pressure.

SPECIAL FEATURE

UV8 H + UV50 H DEMO

Pneumofore CEO Daniel Hilfiker pours 1 gallon of water into the inlet of a running UV8 H vacuum pump, instantly turning it into steam. The H Series are specially designed for tropical MORE...

Pneumofore designs and produces rotary vane machines used in industrial plants throughout the world. Pneumofore's rotary vane air compressors and rotary vane vacuum pumps are turnkey systems that efficiently centralize vacuum and air supply in a wide range of industries, including hollow glass, cans, food, beverage, electronics, degassing, drying, ceramics, bricks, tiles, EPS, aerospace, pick and place, surface coatings, and others.

facts and figures

Number of Pneumofore machines produced since 1923

45,000 +

Estimated number still in operation today, worldwide

12,000 +

Countries with Pneumofore installations

53 TOTAL 24 EU 11 ASIA 8 OTHER

Pneumofore distributors and service centers

29 TOTAL 12 EU 11 ASIA 6 OTHER

Longest operational lifespan of a Pneumofore machine

58 YEARS KNOWN

Pneumofore's own warranty cost in relation to turnover

0.50%

Total cost of ownership over 10 years (average comparison)

35-40% LESS WITH PNEUMOFORE

Average savings over 10 years with Pneumofore

3x PURCHASE PRICE

Average ROI when replacing Liquid Ring* with Pneumofore

1 YEAR

* Liquid Ring vacuum pumps are water-cooled and require more power to circulate and refrigerate the medium in a chiller.

news

Destructive Dry Running Test Ɛx Within the ongoing Atex certification process, Pneumofore analyzed the A35 air compressor in terms of vibration, pressure, absorbed power and temperature. Also the dry running test confirmed the CE Ɛx II 2 GD Ex conformity of our rotary vane air-ends used for compression of gas. The infrared picture shows the temperature map during the start-up of the "destructive dry running test", the...
Vacuum Upgrade at Ball Wakefield, UK Five vacuum pumps model UV30 from the year 2000 with 130.000 hours of operation were replaced with three new pumps model UV50 VS90. The new vacuum system was commissioned in January 2017. The control system follows latest standards for the optimized operation of the three frequency-drive equipped UV50 pumps. Two UV50 VS90 units with the total capacity of 6.500 m3/h cover the vacuum flow request...

trade shows

Glasspex India 2017
Greater Noida - Delhi, India
Glassman South America 2017
Centro Costa Salguero - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hannover Messe 2017
Deutsche Messe - Hannover, Germany

case studies

459.000 hours of operation 459.000 hours of operation

Round-the-clock operation since 1953, the story of an F120 compressor continues

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ROTARY VANE BY PNEUMOFORE

simple, reliable & durable

Direct coupling means few moving parts, low rotation speed, low temperature. This virtually eliminates repairs and ensure superior reliability and longevity.

high energy savings

Air cooling through vertical layout, direct coupling, and intensive oil injection can result in up to 70% less power usage than other systems.

designed for extremes

Tested and proven for high performance in desert and tropical climates and available for special requirements like explosive gas or food safety.

low cost of operation

Low maintenance, negligible repairs, high energy savings and high reliability (no production downtime) make this the least costly long-term option available today.

easy to install and run

Ready-to-use turnkey system with optional Variable Speed drive. No foundation or water needed. Compact footprint with heat recovery. ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified.

first class support

Each unit comes with integration engineering and a 5-years warranty. Extraordinary and regular service by Pneumofore certified professionals is available worldwide.
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