Choosing the Right Piping Material

By: Michael Camber

A large component of reducing compressed air system energy costs and increasing plant efficiency is choosing the right air distribution system. Piping is quite often overlooked when it comes to optimization projects. It’s also one of the first project costs cut when an installation budget needs trimming. Truth be told, piping material selection greatly impacts pressure drop, air quality, and leak load. Here’s an overview of common piping materials and some considerations to keep in mind when selecting pipe for your installation. Continue reading “Choosing the Right Piping Material”