Technology to Keep Your Compressed Air System Running Reliably

Technology to Keep Your Compressed Air System Running Reliably

Compressed air systems provide critical services in a vast array of industrial facilities and often represent the majority of a facility’s energy costs. It is vital, therefore, that operators of facilities with compressed air systems do their utmost to ensure that...

Predictive Maintenance

Predictive Maintenance

What is predictive maintenance? Predictive maintenance involves monitoring the performance and condition of equipment during normal operation to predict when it might fail and to prevent failure from happening through regularly scheduled and corrective maintenance....

All You Need to Know on Compressed Air Piping Sizing

All You Need to Know on Compressed Air Piping Sizing

How do I know if our compressor piping network is the right size? Today’s question is an important one for anyone operating a facility that uses compressed air, such as a factory, construction site or auto body shop. If your compressor air piping sizing is not...

CRU AIR + GAS is Officially Certified as a Minority Owned Business!

CRU AIR + GAS is Officially Certified as a Minority Owned Business!

We are excited to share that we have been certified as a Minority Owned Business by the Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council (CAMSC). WHAT IS THE CAMSC? The mission of the CAMSC is “to champion business relationships and economic growth of the Canadian...

Top 3 Priorities for Spring Maintenance

Top 3 Priorities for Spring Maintenance

Spring has arrived and along with the weather change comes some important things that all compressor maintenance leaders should look at to ensure reliable and efficient operation. HERE ARE THE TOP 3 THINGS YOU SHOULD CHECK ON YOUR COMPRESSED AIR SYSTEM THIS SPRING TO...

Original Equipment or Genuine Equivalent?

Original Equipment or Genuine Equivalent?

WHEN IT COMES TO AIR COMPRESSORS, REGULAR MAINTENANCE IS CRUCIAL TO THE LONGEVITY OF A MACHINE. The three basic components are air filter, oil filter and air/oil separator. The two sources where these parts can be purchased are: the original equipment manufacturers,...

The Purity of your Air

The Purity of your Air

Even though there may not be any parameters for the quality of compressed air in your plant, we must realize its true importance. Ninety-five percent of compressors are the screw-type, oil-flooded, screw – type. Thus, the discharge air being produced contains...

Proactive Compressor Maintenance

Proactive Compressor Maintenance

From the factory, all compressor manufacturers mandate an 8000hr service schedule to be able to comply with 5 year warranties. We suggest to our customers to have an 8000hr service kit, in stock, for each compressor. This gives us the flexibility to cover any untimely...

Your Compressor and Temperature

Your Compressor and Temperature

Compressor temperature is of the utmost importance; whether you have air-cooled or water-cooled equipment, regular check-ups of the quality of cooling water, and cleanliness of the heat exchangers allows us to keep the whole system running at proper efficiency....

The Heart of the Compressor

The Heart of the Compressor

Give us a chance to explore the possibilities of working with your existing equipment to give you the maximum value for your money. Why purchase new equipment, when what you presently have can do the job economically. Our engineers can visit your site and...