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PRESS RELEASE: Edwards launches new range of dry screw vacuum pumps for the industrial and chemical markets


BURGESS HILL WEST SUSSEX, UK. 2018 – Edwards announced today that it has launched its new range of dry screw pumps for industrial and chemical applications.

Developed in the UK and designed for a global market, the new range of EDS dry screw vacuum pumps creates a new benchmark in the screw pump market with its innovative design. Featuring tapered variable pitch dry screws, the EDS is an intricate piece of engineering built to the exacting standards and quality that Edwards is recognised for.

Designed for challenging conditions and demanding applications, the EDS features industry-leading dry screw vacuum technology housed in a modern outer enclosure. It is built to be reliable and offer robust performance standards that most production processes demand.

“The EDS is a testimony to the credentials of Edwards and our commitment to stimulate technology innovation in vacuum and accelerate the market adoption of truly revolutionary products,” commented Koen Lauwers, President Industrial Vacuum Division, while speaking on Edwards’ latest product innovation. “Our aim is to deliver excellence to customers while leveraging our status as a leading provider of vacuum solutions,” he continued.

Available in water-cooled and air-blasted variants, the EDS range have second-to-none contaminant handling capabilities in the harshest industrial conditions and dirtiest industrial installations. The pumps high tolerance for particulates make them particularly safe and flexible for the chemical processing industry.

Speaking on the versatility of the EDS vacuum pump, Owain Charles, Global Marketing Manager, Edwards said, “We wanted to ensure a market-leading pump that could handle a diverse range of applications. So we now have a pump that is suitable for any application with specific variants tailored for the chemical and industrial markets. We will have a strong focus on the fine chemical and pharmaceutical markets but the EDS pump will be a game changer in all industrial applications.”

Designed for a changing global market, the EDS pumps can be easily configured for hazardous area installations and are certified for global explosion standards. In addition to the wide-ranging benefits offered by the EDS vacuum pumps as stand-alone units and systems, Edwards offers improved serviceability and service options for the global market.

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Company Contact:

Christoph Angenendt

Communication Manager, Industrial Vacuum Division | Edwards | Part of the Atlas Copco Group

+49 (0) 172 2965075

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