Compressed Air/Compressors

Tensor STR61 nutrunner wins iF product design award

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At the end of November, in fierce international competition, the new Tensor STR61 pistol grip nutrunner won the prestigious 2010 iF design award. The project manager at Atlas Copco Tools was Göran Johansson and the tool will be presented at the iF award exhibition which runs from March until June 2011.

Atlas Copco’s new four-boom drill rig drives to success in Gothenburg rail tunnel

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A new four-boom drill rig developed by Atlas Copco in cooperation with Nordic tunneling contractor, Veidekke, is proving its worth at a major railway project near Gothenburg, Sweden. The rig, named Boomer XE4 C, is a fully computerized unit designed to drill all pre-grout holes as well as blast holes.

Atlas Copco introduces new air compressor concept in the most compact and agile compressor

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Atlas Copco launches a new air compressor concept with the new XAS 27 (27 l/s, 7 bar) compressor.  The XAS 27 compressor is the first in the Atlas Copco Portable Air compressor range powered by a petrol engine.  And the unit has been designed to offer exceptional versatility by having the most compact dimensions in our portable compressor range.  

Atlas Copco introduces new air compressor concept in the most compact and agile compressor

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Atlas Copco launches a new air compressor concept with the new XAS 27 (27 l/s, 7 bar) compressor.  The XAS 27 compressor is the first in the Atlas Copco Portable Air compressor range powered by a petrol engine.  And the unit has been designed to offer exceptional versatility by having the most compact dimensions in our portable compressor range.  

Atlas Copco inaugurates new production facility in China

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Stockholm, Sweden, November 13, 2010: Today Atlas Copco inaugurates a new production facility in China. The new facility will provide assembly and packaging for the Group’s entire range of gas and process turbocompressors and turboexpanders, as well as engineering and aftermarket services.

Efficient and reliable dry compressed air for the most demanding applications

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Atlas Copco launches 3 new desiccant air dryer ranges.These were designed for efficiency with low pressure drops and delayed dryer cycles.  Additionally, high performance and a constant pressure dewpoint -even at full load- are guaranteed under any condition.

Atlas Copco launches direct-controlled rig for large tunnels in civil engineering projects

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Safety, ergonomics and high productivity have been in focus when designing the Boomer XL3 D for users who prefer a traditional direct control system. The Boomer XL3 D has a modern, attractive design, and it also offers several innovations. The new rig will be on display at Bauma China at the end of November.

Shanghai Sunrise: Atlas Copco ROC X1

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China: Atlas Copco's futuristic vision of a surface drill crawler was presented to the world at Shanghai World Expo. The model on display shows a rig that offers greatly increased productivity, high mobility, silenced operation and environmental friendliness. It is on display for the duration of the World Expo from May 1st to October 31st.

Atlas Copco increases the presence in the Middle East

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Stockholm, Sweden, October 19, 2010: Today, Atlas Copco inaugurates an expanded customer center in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Boosting efficiency for Scooptram users

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New bucket and ground engaging tools produce major improvements in tests. Mining and tunneling companies using Atlas Copco Scooptram loaders can now raise their productivity and lower fuel consumption thanks to two new design improvements.