Case Studies

Users & Systems

Middlefield Cheese



1. Site Information
Site Middlefield Cheese
Contact Person Gary Schoenwald
Title Engineering Manager
Address 15815 Nauvoo Road
City Middlefield
State OH
Zip 44062
Country USA
2. Business Type
Product Description Cheese production
SIC 2022
3. Air Compressor
Featured Air Compressor
Manufacturer Dearing Compressor & Pump Co.
Package Model ULTRA-AIR, GRS150
Engine Model Caterpliiar
Engine Rated Power (hp) 150
Air Capacity @ Full Load (cfm) 760
Air Pressure @ Full Load (psig) NA
Summary of all air compressors at site NA
4. Performance
Energy Consumption NA
5. Duty Cycle
Shifts per Day 3
Days per Week 6
Weeks per Year NA
Hours per Year 7500
6. Costs
Capital $82,000
Installation NA
7. Purchasing Decisions
Who were the decision makers? NA
Why were gas air compressors chosen? NA
Did gas system replace electric unit? NA
Would another gas unit be purchased? NA
What are estimated savings? NA
What economic guidelines were used? NA
8. Customer Satisfaction
Overall Customer Satisfaction (1 to 10 with 10 being highest) NA
9. Notes
Heat recovery not installed but viewed as a cost-effective option.
Source of Case Study East Ohio Gas