Leggett & Platt’s system was upgraded by CAM Technologies, leading the company to save over $150,000 per year on compressed air electricity expenses.
Nottingham, MD -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/30/2015 -- Leggett & Platt, the leading supplier of mattress frames, worked with CAM Technologies, a pioneer in compressed air systems design, to upgrade their compressed air system in order to be more efficient and to reduce electricity costs. Although their original technology was installed only 10 years ago in 2005, the recent upgrade of their system will save over $150,000 per year on their electrical power costs.
The upgrades provided by the leading supplier of compressed air automation and optimization systems, CAM Technologies, Inc, includes a new Allen Bradley Panelview Plus Operator Screen and the addition of a new Sullair 300Hp Compressor, and CAMlink 6000 Control System. The newly installed system optimizes air supply to production. CAM's Demand Expander was included in order to maintain the plant's pressure at a constant value and quality.
According to the facility Engineering Manager Bill Chapman, the CAMlink 6000 Control System is the efficient and reliable optimization system that the company needed. Due to the installation of CAMlink 6000 Control System, the facility is able reduce 300 horsepower and the resultant electrical usage, but maintain the same productivity.
For inquiries about CAM Technologies, Inc. and their services, contact them at 410-792-2950, info@CamTechnologies.com, or visit their compressed air management website.
Jeffry Kahn, Director of Engineering
CAM Technologies, Inc.
8441 Belair Road, Ste 202
Nottingham, MD 21236