• This year the winner of the Atlas Copco Environmental Award is the Power Tools Distribution Center for their outstanding performance in preserving the environment for the future. The award is established to inspire the organization to create business value while reducing their environmental impact.
  • The "Standards for Energy Efficiency Rating Guide for Compressed Air Stations" officially released. The China General Machinery Industry Association [2018] released the No. 47 document with a group standard announcement on the "Energy Efficiency Rating Guide for Compressed Air Stations". The China General Machinery Industry Association approved the "Compressed Air Station Energy Efficiency Grading Guide" (CGMA 033001-2018) group standard, which was released on October 1, 2018 and is officially implemented on January 1, 2019.
  • Atlas Copco launches the GA 7-15/18-22 VSD iPM series variable speed permanent magnet compressors. Wuxi, China, July 2018 - Atlas Copco, the global leader in the compressor industry, has introduced the new GA 7-15/18-22 VSD iPM series compressors which have an unprecedented reliability. An intelligent drive and control. The energy consumption can be reduced by on average 35% compared to fixed speed screw compressors.