News2018-08-16T17:49:54-05:00

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RYAN PREECE TO HONOR MODIFIED RACING LEGEND

RYAN PREECE TO HONOR MODIFIED RACING LEGEND, TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY
CUP SERIES WINNER RON BOUCHARD AT DARLINGTON RACEWAY

No. 47 Kroger Camaro ZL1 team pays homage to 1984 No. 47 car

HARRISBURG, N.C. (AUGUST 16, 2019) – For Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year contender Ryan Preece, his first Darlington Raceway throwback weekend means more than a new paint scheme. Preece and the No. 47 Kroger team will tribute Ron Bouchard, who not only raced the No. 47 in the NASCAR Cup Series from 1981-1987, but also raced for Bob Judkins, Preece’s grandfather […]

August 19th, 2019|

Sullivan-Palatek’s product line has grown…

Mike Kropp, David Smith, David Raffin, Bruce McFee, Steve Van Loan, Jason Radliff and Brian Stober at the Sullivan-Palatek booth (left to right).

Sullivan Palatek’s product line has grown to an impressive range of lubricated (5-450 hp) and oil-free rotary screws (75-350 hp). I recommend visiting their new website, www.sullivan-palatek.com to see these plus their electric contruction, portable, and offshore product lines. President Steve Van Loan also mentioned their OEM air end business is very solid. Good for them!

By Rod Smith, Compressed Air Best Practices® Magazine

August 5th, 2019|

Supporting Michigan City’s New Air Compressor Academy

Michigan City High School, Economic Development Corporation Michigan City (EDCMC), and local businesses are partnering up for a project set to prepare students in the area for careers in the thriving compressor industry. Dubbed Air Compressor Academy, the program’s goal is to create a hiring pipeline for an industry that houses over 2,000 jobs in La Porte County.

Air and gas compressor manufacturing is a major component of the Michigan City and La Porte areas. Clarence Hulse, Executive Director for the EDCMC, highlighted the inspiration and hopes for the program.

“The air compressor study was the motivation behind the creation of the […]

October 31st, 2018|

Sullivan-Palatek D-Series

Engineered to be both dependable and versatile, the D-Series industrial electric direct drive rotary screw air compressor is one of many energy efficient solutions developed by Sullivan-Palatek. The D-Series compressors are offered in a range of 15-40 HP. They are equipped with an easily readable standard microprocessor, a coupling and drive that is mounted to the motor C-face, and an easily replaceable air intake filter along with a one-piece housing inlet/check valve. With their compact size and high reliability, these machines are ideal for smaller industrial settings such as automotive shops, small machining factories and fabrication workshops.

  • Electric Motors available […]
May 31st, 2018|

Sullivan-Palatek D900PH4CU5 Duel Pressure Portable Air Compressor

The D900PH4CU5 portable air compressor offers duel operating pressures of 100 or 150 psi and is equipped with the Sullivan-Palatek Electronic Control System. This unit has various applications including construction site demolition and sandblasting. With its aftercool and filter options this unit is also able to be used as a safe, reliable method for factories to meet their compressed air needs.

  • 310 HP Cummins Diesel meets Tier 4 Final Stage V standards and has aftercool and filter options available.
  • 204mm diameter twin screw air end manufactured by Sullivan-Palatek.
  • The 7” display Sullivan-Palatek Electronic Controller (SPEC) offers numerous readouts including, but […]
May 30th, 2018|

The all new Sullivan-Palatek D375PHJD4 portable compressor

The all new Sullivan-Palatek D375PHJD4 portable compressor is a versatile dual pressure unit, delivering 375 CFM at 100 psi or 150 psi.

At its core, the new model features a 140 hp John Deere Tier 4 final engine and a large 127 mm twin screw air end engineered and manufactured by Sullivan-Palatek. Other features include a full containment frame, remote drains, lockout aftercooler capability, large 80 gallon fuel tank, exterior lit fuel fill, fuel saving and noise reducing clutch fan, and an exterior that boasts a durable galvanneal enclosure with a powder coated finish for rust and corrosion resistance.

The compressor is also equipped […]

April 13th, 2018|

UPCOMING EVENTS

  1. Portable Diesel Air Compressor Technician Training

    September 30 @ 8:00 am - October 3 @ 5:00 pm
  2. LAGCOE 2019

    October 9 @ 8:00 am - October 11 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Best Practices EXPO

    October 13 @ 8:00 am - October 16 @ 5:00 pm