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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

Latin America Investing in Higher Performance Pneumofore is consolidating its presence in Latin America with the recent delivery to Mexico of a UV100, the world’s largest air-cooled twin rotary vane vacuum pump with up to 220 kW nominal power. This unit is equipped with two variable speed drives, one for each motor, and designed for hot climates up to 50°C. The UV100 was shipped on time and flew to North-Central Mexico to supply vacuum in...
Glasstec 2016 - Report The glass sector showed its most innovative power at Glasstec, the world’s leading tradeshow for equipment and services which covers the complete value chain for glass manufacturing. The 2016 edition saw more than 40,200 visitors and 1,200 exhibitors presenting themselves to an international expert audience. The traditional presence of Pneumofore as a leading supplier of vacuum and compressed...

trade shows

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

case studies

Pipeline Drying in India Pipeline Drying in India

Vacuum system to dry a pipe, 1.386 km long, from East to West India

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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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