Automation Trends in the Industrial Marketplace

Automation Trends in the Industrial Marketplace Simply put, industrial automation can be defined as computers, robots, information technologies, and other control systems that handle different processes and machinery in an industry.  Global Sales of industrial robots are growing at an…


Big Rebates for Small PA Businesses

If your Pennsylvania business is considering a compressed air system upgrade or replacement and resides in PPL Electric’s service territory, C.H. Reed can help you offset project costs with an energy efficiency rebate. Eligibility includes small business customers in PPL’s…


Diaphragm Pumps: The Basics

Diaphragm Pumps: The Basics Diaphragm pumps are a series of pumps that fall under the positive displacement family of pumps.  Air operated double diaphragm pumps (AODDs) have a simple design in which two diaphragms are attached to a common connecting…


Relay For Life 2017 – Hanover, PA

Last weekend, C.H. Reed participated in the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life.  Our local event took place at the New Oxford Senior High School Stadium in New Oxford, Pennsylvania.  So far, the Hanover area raised over $200,000 to help fund groundbreaking cancer research and patient…


Happy 4th of July!

C.H. Reed, Inc. would like to wish everyone a happy and safe July 4th.  Our offices will be closed on Monday, July 3rd & Tuesday, July 4th.  We will return to normal business hours on Wednesday, July 5th.  Enjoy your…


New High-Flow Plural Component Technology from Graco

Recently, Graco announced the release of a new plural component technology that combines their popular XP Sprayer with their robust XL 10000 air motor.  By combining these two technologies, the new XP-hf Plural Component Sprayer packs a powerful punch.  You…


Bullard Training Day

Bullard, a leading manufacturer of high-quality personal protective equipment, recently stopped by C.H. Reed to conduct an in depth training on their safety solutions.  From superior head & face protection to their state-of-the-art respiratory protection; Bullard’s best-in-class safety products are committed to quality,…


Centrifugal Air Compressors 101

Centrifugal air compressors are dynamically engineered compressors that use rotating elements called impellers.  Incoming, low velocity air or gas reaches an inlet guide vane that automatically adjusts itself to changes in system demand. (Pictured Below)  This regulates the incoming stream as it flows…