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4 Big Data Trends in Manufacturing

Simply put, big data and advanced analytics refer to statistics and other mathematical tools that are used to assess and improve business practices. Manufacturers around the world use big data and advanced analytics to streamline production efficiencies, increase yields, and reduce costs. These days, many manufacturers have an abundance of operational data. If used correctly,…

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7 Common Mistakes When Designing Compressed Air Systems

  It is vital for your compressed air system to have proper design specifications for overall efficiency and performance. However, many companies do not get the full value of their compressed air system due to basic mistakes in the setup of their system’s design. Thus, they experience costly operating losses that put them at a…

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Industrial Vacuum Pump Case Study

This industrial vacuum story is about a manufacturer who uses a vacuum pump system to generate “hold-down force” for material being fed to their CNC routers. They were originally running three 40 HP, fixed speed vacuum pumps along with a 30 HP variable speed unit for their application. With the assumption that they were at…

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C.H. Reed wins Quincy Compressor’s 2017 Toughest Application Award

C.H. Reed, Inc. is proud to have won Quincy Compressor’s Toughest Application Award for 2017.  Our team, consisting of Jim Rogers, Rob Michael, and Mike Rogers, worked with a local bakery to install a new Quincy QSI-750 Rotary Screw Air Compressor.  The customer had an older QSI-750 that they wanted to network with the new…

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Avoid the Hiss: Save Energy & Money with C.H. Reed Leak Detection

 Compressed air system leaks are a major source of wasted energy in industrial facilities.  For example, an eighth-of-an-inch diameter leak in a 100 psi system can cost more than $12,000 annually in unused energy.  Contact C.H. Reed and schedule a compressed air system leak detection analysis today!  It could save you thousands.

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C.H. Reed Named a Top 2017 Distributor for Graco Protective Coatings

Once again, C.H. Reed has been named a top 20 protective coatings distributor for Graco Protective Coating Equipment.  If you’re applying multiple-component coatings, transferring liquids, or fighting off corrosion and rust, C.H. Reed has the high performance protective coating solution for you.  Whether you are spraying high solids, epoxy, urethanes, zinc rich primers, elastomeric, automotive,…

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