Controls increase compressor efficiency

Summary

Many plants have multiple compressors, usually of several designs, sizes, and ages. Multicompressor controls try to keep compressors operating at full capacity for best efficiency. Explains how a multiple control operates, why they can provide efficient compressor output, and how different compressor designs are controlled.

Primary Author(s): Foszcz J L.

Source: Plant Engng., May 2002, vol.56, no.5, 34-38, 5 figs.

             BSRIA Abstract Doc 000104086 Abs 20020899

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