Category: Service

What Voids the Warranty of Industrial Air Compressors

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Industrial compressors can be warriors in the workplace. From manufacturing to medical and petroleum to food packaging, compressors, pumps and vacuums perform a myriad of tasks, frequently with a minimum of maintenance. Well-maintained industrial compressors can last ten, fifteen, twenty years or more. This makes their purchase relatively infrequent. Even companies with multiple compressors may […]

Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid When Designing Compressed Air Systems


Compressed air is an important component in the transfer of energy for use in industrial process. When designed properly, a compressed air system can reduce energy consumption dramatically, often resulting in energy saving of 10% or more. A poorly designed system, however, can lead to unnecessary downtime, loss of productivity, out-of-budget maintenance and repair costs, […]

How Compressed Air Systems Evolved in the Last 20 Years

Pressure gauge air compressor

Compressed air systems are not a recent innovation. Society has utilized compressed air for centuries, from the foot-operated bellows used in metalworking in the 1500s to the vacuum pumps inventions for blast furnaces in 1650 and the first compressor plant built in 1888. The need for compressed air systems has evolved and changed to accommodate […]

What Is a Pressure Drop and How Do You Prevent It?

Compressor Air Gauge

Whether you’re running a small business or are in charge of a large industrial environment, air compressors of all types definitely have a place in your environment. A lot of organizations actually use air compressors as something of an energy source, using them to power both critical equipment and tools in a reliable and efficient […]

7 Steps to JHFoster Repair Process

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JHFoster can repair your Compressed Air, Automation, and Robotic systems in seven simple steps. As a result, we dedicate ourselves to providing you with fast, efficient, and reliable customer service. Don’t let your system cost you money with expensive downtime. Let us help you repair your system. Find out what our 7 Steps to the […]