Table of Contents

Atlas Copco distributor, Brutes Air, delivers reliable standby power solution to new mine customer with QAC 1100 TwinPower™

The flexibleness, reliability and effectivity of the Atlas Copco QAC 1100 TwinPower™, which is actually two QAC turbines housed side-by-side in a 20-foot container, prompted the client to order a second unit from Brutes Air Options in March 2023 for his or her coal plant in Mpumalanga!

Appointed by Atlas Copco as an authorised distributor twelve months in the past, Brutes Air Options has been a service supplier to the compressed air business since 2007. The compressed air filtration specialist is headquartered in Springs with branches in Rustenburg, Cape City, Durban, Gqeberha and Namibia.

Managing Director, Christo Bruwer, explains that following a web site analysis by the Brutes Air group on the coal plant, calculations denoted the QAC 1100 TwinPower™ because the optimum answer for the client. “We subsequently requested a quote from Atlas Copco’s Energy Method enterprise space which we offered to our buyer who positioned the order in early November 2022. We bought the TwinPower™ from Energy Method and delivered the unit to the client three weeks later.”

“The modern design of the QAC 1100 TwinPower™ has enabled us to mainly double the ability, packaging as much as 1MW of predictable energy on a single platform,” notes Phillip du Plessis, Enterprise Improvement Supervisor at Energy Method. “TwinPower™ presents unrivalled versatility as it may be utilised as a base load machine or as two impartial 500kva QAC turbines, with fuel-saving as the principle profit. Furthermore, the weatherproof container, which additionally boasts a compact footprint, may be positioned on a plant web site, wherever it’s wanted.”

Energy Method supported Brutes Air Options throughout the handover course of on the coal plant and in addition supplied coaching to the distributor’s technicians who in flip educated the client to make sure appropriate operation for optimum machine effectivity and efficiency. Consistent with the distributor settlement, Brute Air Options is accountable for after-sales service on the 2 QAC 1100 TwinPower™ models.

“The Atlas Copco model is famend for high quality merchandise and nice efficiency,” says Chris who concludes: “That is the second QAC 1100 TwinPower™ that we’ve bought from Energy Method and we’ve each confidence that we’ve equipped the coal plant, who’s a brand new buyer for Brutes Air Options, with a high quality product that may sustainably ship exceptional efficiency.”