SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

October 20, 2008 10:40 ET

A Complete Line of Centrifugal, Reciprocating and Screw Compressors by Kobelco EDTI Compressors Incorporated, a Feature of "Industry Today" on

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - October 20, 2008) - Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host special guest Kobelco EDTI Compressors (KEC) (Corona, California) as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. Kobelco is a leading manufacturer of process compressors including centrifugal, reciprocating and screw compressors on a global scale as part of the Kobe Steel Group of companies (Tokyo, Japan). Having supplied over 115,000 compression units of various kinds since 1915, the superior technology and reliability of Kobelco's compressors is widely recognized by industry around the world. The Kobe Steel Group is a global company with 2007 sales in excess of $16.7 Billion and employs over 26,000 people worldwide.

Kobelco is one of a very few companies worldwide, capable of supplying the full spectrum of API compressors, namely: API 617 centrifugal compressors; API 618 reciprocating compressors; API 619 screw compressors; and API 672 centrifugal air compressors; as well as oil-free air compressors to the API and general industry. Each of Kobelco's process compressors have been installed in numerous industrial applications to satisfy complex process needs in oil refineries, petrochemical plants, steel making industries, general chemical industries, energy/power plants and oil & gas fields.

The complete line of API compressors manufactured by KEC allows the plant owner to handle gas that otherwise might be sent to a flare, thus reducing emissions. For the petrochemical industry KEC provides a variety of solutions for process applications involving dirty gases and difficult gases in a range of molecular weight and gas properties. In the petroleum refining industry, KEC specializes in several services including hydrogen gas compressions and methane feed gas to hydrogen units and gas de-sulphurization units (GDUs). For the power generation industry, Kobelco supplies reliable, high-pressure API fuel gas boosting compressor packages used to feed fuel gas to all sizes of gas turbines.

Join Steve Snyder of Kobelco Compressors to learn how you can benefit from a Kobelco Compressor in your next project. Click Here to hear this or any of the more than 320 previous "Industry Today" webcasts covering topics important to industry spending, including trends, outlooks, and focus segments on specific industries.

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