An Air Compressor Leak Can Cost You Hundreds or Even Thousands of Dollars in Wasted Energy

An Air Compressor Leak Can Cost You Hundreds or Even Thousands of Dollars in Wasted Energy Did you know that air compressors accounted for $3.2 billion in wasted energy consumption cost? One of the common recommendations we make is to reduce air compressors to the minimum required. This is often overlooked because companies are unaware of the huge payoffs from reducing the compression. Air...

How Insulation Can Save Manufactures Money

Earlier this year we conducted an energy audit for a metal casting manufacture in Indiana. We helped the local manufacture save over $181,000! We conducted an energy audit thoroughly by taking a look at every piece of equipment. In the picture you can see the recommendations that were implemented as they are highlight in green. Some of the recommendations had a cost associated with implementing...

Abdul Hadi Ayoub Receives DOE’s 2017 IAC Outstanding Student Award

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has given Abdul Hadi Ayoub, a mechanical engineering graduate student at IUPUI, the 2017 Industrial Assessment Center (IAC) Outstanding Student Award. The award is given to a student for “outstanding accomplishments in promoting the practices, principles and procedures in energy efficiency, productivity improvement and smart manufacturing, waste reduction,...

IAC Students at 2nd Annual Leadership Symposium

Two students affiliated with the IAC presented at the 2nd Annual School of Engineering and Technology Leadership Symposium and Poster Session. Allen Wu (left) presented “An Integrated Remote Monitoring and Controlling Platform for Improving Industrial Energy Efficiency." Abdul Hadi Ayoub (right) presented the IAC's "Mission" and "Benefits."