Case Studies

Users & Systems

Devon Lithographers, Inc.


1. Site Information
Site Devon Lithographers, Inc.
Contact Person Ed Gambella Jr.
Title Owner
Address 15 Huron Street
City Brooklyn
State NY
Zip 11222
Country USA
2. Business Type
Product Description Printer
SIC 2752
3. Air Compressor
Featured Air Compressor
Manufacturer Quincy/Scales
Package Model SGS-500
Engine Model Caterpillar 3306NA
Engine Rated Power (hp) 100
Air Capacity @ Full Load (cfm) 500
Air Pressure @ Full Load (psig) 115
Summary of all air compressors at site 100-hp gas engine drive, 50-hp electric, and 30-hp electric
4. Performance
Energy Consumption 9.79 Therms/hour
5. Duty Cycle
Shifts per Day 1
Days per Week 5
Weeks per Year 52
Hours per Year 2,000
6. Costs
Capital NA
Installation NA
7. Purchasing Decisions
Who were the decision makers? Owner
Why were gas air compressors chosen? Reduced Utility Costs
Did gas system replace electric unit? Yes
Would another gas unit be purchased? Yes
What are estimated savings? NA
What economic guidelines were used? NA
8. Customer Satisfaction
Overall Customer Satisfaction (1 to 10 with 10 being highest) 8
9. Notes
Source of Case Study Scales Air Compressor Corporation