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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

China Glass 2016 - Report With over 20,000 visitors and nearly 900 exhibiting companies, the China Glass exhibition, held from 11 to 14 April 2016 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), confirmed itself as a must-attend meeting point for the glass industry in South East Asia. As leading supplier of centralized systems for the generation of vacuum and compressed air in glassworks around the globe, Pneumofore...
At the Root of the flourishing Tree Despite climate change, which Pneumofore fights with any weapon, we observe with pleasure the flourishing of fruit trees, according to the present season, here in the Mediterranean area and as far as Japan. In order to contribute to the pleasure of botanic gardens and healthy food, Pneumofore is ISO 14001 certified in respect of the environment. More important, at the bottom of Pneumofore is the...

trade shows

Glassman Middle East 2016
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) - Abu Dhabi, UAE
Latamcan 2016
Hilton Panama Hotel - Panama City, Panama
Mir Stekla 2016
Expocentre - Moscow, Russia

case studies

Vacuum for Toughened Glass Insulators Vacuum for Toughened Glass Insulators

Vacuum pumps running 24/7 for moulding of special glass since 1963

more case studies

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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