compressor compressor  /kəm ˈprɛ sər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mechanical device that compresses gasses

News

  1. Repairing turbines with the help of robots

    Compressor and turbine blades are important components in aircraft engines and gas turbines. When they become damaged, it is often cheaper to repair them than to buy replacements. Now there is a new robotassisted technique that is boosting efficiency.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. AC Compressor Assembly Replacements Now Marked Down for Vehicle Owners at AutoProsUSA.com

    AC compressor assembly replacements are now marked down for online sale to vehicle owners at the AutoProsUSA.com company. These assemblies are provided as used units and can now be purchased for a reduced price to aid in replacements for auto AC systems. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/ac-compressor-assembly/ac-parts-for-cars-trucks/prweb10826471.htm
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Ariel Corporation Launches Compressor Selection Mobile App

    MOUNT VERNON, Ohio, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ariel Corporation has released the first iOS and Android app to allow customers to create a preliminary selection of an Ariel Compressor for a specific ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We cannot ship gas toward Ukraine. They (Ukraine) say we are not sending gas, but we haven't got the physical capacity after they shut down all pipelines and closed compressor stations," Medvedev told Reuters by telephone from Berlin.
    on Jan 7, 2009 By: Alexander Medvedev Source: Reuters

  2. "The Company expects orders for its compressor and vacuum products to remain strong through the balance of 2007, driven by demand in Europe and Asia. We expect to see strong demand through the first half of 2008 for OEM applications and engineered...
    on Oct 24, 2007 By: Steve Centanni Source: CNNMoney.com

  3. "You've got to be flexible," Wilson said. "Sometimes a compressor will go down and the ice goes to mush, and sometimes the bus breaks down, and you'll have to call off practice. There's nothing much you can do." "The thing that really...
    on Dec 27, 2006 By: Ron Wilson Source: San Jose Mercury News

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