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Tamturbo Touch-Free Compressor Technology

A new industrial compressor technology producing compressed air for industrial processes

May 2020
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Identification

Tamturbo Touch-Free™ Technology combines multiple tested technologies to provide a more efficient compressed air system for industries preferring oil-free compressed air.

The current oil-free technologies to produce compressed air, used by most industrial production facilities have three problems: 1) They are not 100% oil-free, risking end product contamination. 2) They lose efficiency quite rapidly resulting in waste of energy. 3) They need intensive maintenance resulting in significant costs reaching up to 70% of the initial cost of the unit. Addressing these issues, Tamturbo Touch-Free™ Technology combines multiple tested technologies to provide a more efficient compressed air system. The technology is based on centrifugal (turbo) compression, high-speed electric motors, Active Magnetic Bearing technology and an ingenious control system. Altogether, it results in significantly lower electricity consumption, practically maintenance-free use and an extremely reliable and user-friendly compressed air production system.

Label Date May 2020
From Finland
Maturity stage Medium and large scale commercialization
Looking For Network; Visibility; Funding opportunities; Partnership opportunities; Credibility

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Design, Power & Produce
Package & Distribute
Valorize & Restore
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The environmental benefits

  • Annual electricity savings varies between 220,000 kWh to 500,000 kWh per unit
  • Annual CO2 reduction is between 150,000 kg to 240,000 kg per unit
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The Financial benefits

  • Saves up to 150,000€/a per single compressor
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Company Profile

Tamturbo

Tamturbo was started in 2010 around the founding idea that the world needs a more environmentally friendly alternative to producing compressed air – we cannot continue wasting our most valuable resources, energy and environment. Our Unique technological advances combined with ingenious engineering work has brought to life a range of compressors that far surpasses the legacy technologies both in performance and in significantly lower life cycle cost. Our Touch-Free™ technology enables reliable and fully Oil-Free design and eliminates risks of compressed air contamination. In the end, we provide exactly what is needed – Just Air.

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Headquarters 33870 Tampere, Finland
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