Sustainable Innovation at Atlas Copco

Sustainable Innovation at Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco is all about innovation-it is a driving force in everything we do. Learn how we strive to save energy, provide ergonomic equipment, and secure minimal impact on the environment.

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Atlas Copco Ranked Top Machinery Company for Sustainability by Global 100
Stockholm, Sweden, January 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, today was again recognized as the world’s most sustainable machinery company by the prestigious annual Global 100 list.  The list, presented at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, ranks companies that prove they are increasing productivity while using less...
Jan 22, 2016 9:15 AM ET
Brownfield Site to LEED Platinum Certification
Brownfield sites were once considered an environmental boondoggle no one in their right mind would want to touch. These plots, usually in urban locations, consist of land previously used for industrial or commercial purposes that have been left contaminated with high levels of pollutants or industrial waste. Typically they formerly held factories or other industrial or commercial sites...
Jan 13, 2016 2:20 PM ET
Atlas Copco Compressed Air Protects Environment in Historic San Francisco Bay Implosion
In November, demolition crews in San Francisco Bay leveled Pier E3 – the largest remaining in a system of 21 piers that supported the old Bay Bridge. Thanks to the construction of a new Skyway between San Francisco and Oakland, the Bay Bridge is scheduled for removal by 2018. Atlas Copco compressors helped protect the bay’s sensitive underwater ecological habitat throughout the historic...
Jan 4, 2016 2:20 PM ET
Atlas Copco Puts World’s Largest Primary Silver Producer On Track to Achieve Ambitious Mining Goals
Mexico’s Fresnillo PLC, the world’s leading primary silver producer, is on track to reach new production targets at its Fresnillo Mine. One of the world’s most successful mining companies, Fresnillo is also one of its safest. On the open plains of the Zacatecas State in central Mexico, Fresnillo is charging ahead with a major expansion, with plans to ramp up production by 25 percent...
Jan 4, 2016 2:15 PM ET
Infographic: VSD Technology Provides up to 50 Percent Energy Savings
If you want to reduce energy consumption at your plant, variable speed drive technology is a great place to start. For more than 20 years, the variable speed drive (VSD) compressor has been one of the most energy efficient compressor designs in the compressed air industry. In fact, VSD compressors save an average of 35 percent on electricity costs but can save up to 50 percent depending on the...
Jan 4, 2016 2:00 PM ET