Bengaluru, India, May 24, 2022.

 Elgi Equipments (BSE: 522074 NSE: ELGIEQUIP), one of the world’s leading air-compressor manufacturers, today launched its high performance, energy-efficient, and reliable electric and diesel portable air compressors at EXCON 2022. Over 80,000+ business visitors and 1500 exhibitors are expected to attend South Asia’s construction equipment exhibition, scheduled from 17th to 21st of May, 2022.

The electric-powered PG 110E -13.5, and the diesel-powered PG 575 – 225 machines were launched at the ELGi outdoor stand OD 81 today. Also on display were the diesel-powered PG 500-185, PG 330-100, and the electric-powered PG 90E and PG 55E trolley mounted portable air compressors.

Speaking at the launch, Rajesh Premchandran, Director, ISAAME (India, South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East), Elgi Equipments said, “EXCON 2022 provides us with an excellent platform to showcase our high-performance, reliable portable air compressors built with superior technology. We are happy to launch our new electric and diesel portable air compressors which will offer our customers low maintenance costs, high energy efficiency, and high productivity. According to recent industry reports, the infrastructure sector in India is estimated to grow at a CAGR of approximately 7% in the next five years. The Government plans to invest about INR 102 lakh crore in infrastructure projects by 2024-25. We are excited and well poised to address the opportunity. At ELGi, we continue to focus on understanding our customer’s stated needs, unstated wants and deliver the right compressed air solutions.”

ELGi’s electric-powered portable air compressors are powered by IE3 motors integrated with proprietary η-V profile airends, delivering high productivity and reliability for drilling operations. These compressors also feature a reverse direction switch (RDS) and single-phase preventer for better safety. The highly efficient three-stage filtration system makes these portable compressors suitable for operations in dusty environments, delivering unmatched performance under the toughest site conditions. 

Increased operational life, low operating and maintenance costs, and best-in-industry service support are just some of the factors that have caused ELGi’s portable compressors to find extensive usage across various applications, including construction, blue metal quarries, coal mining, iron ore mining, granite mining, marble mining, sandstone mining, sandblasting, shotcrete, pigging, etc. for over four decades. 

ELGi, is a pioneer in cutting-edge compressed air technology with a presence across 120+ countries, offering a complete range of compressed air solutions from oil-lubricated and oil-free rotary screw compressors, oil-lubricated and oil-free reciprocating compressors, and centrifugal compressors to dryers, filters, and downstream accessories. With state-of-the-art manufacturing units and a product portfolio of 400+ compressed air systems, ELGi redefines reliability, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness across 2+ million installations worldwide.