Condensate Management Systems

Controlling and removing air compressor condensate

When you run a compressed air system that uses oil lubricated air compressors it generates condensate, which is a combination of water, oil and dangerous particulates that are not visible to the naked eye.

If condensate is not removed from your compressed air system, it can damage your equipment and can cause many issues such as operational problems, machine inefficiencies, system breakdown and production downtime. You therefore need to remove condensate from your compressed air system, but it will have to be disposed in a safe and responsible manner.

Air compressor condensate is a waste product and as such there are regulations to follow for its disposal.  Installation of a condensate Management System will enable compliance with the hazardous waste regulations 2005 and the Water Resources Act 1991, which requires condensate from an air compressor must be cleaned and discharged down a foul drain. Failure to do so can render you liable for fines of £20,000 or more in a Crown Court. (BCAS Fact Sheet 302-1 Hazardous waste and compressed air condensate.) You should not allow condensate to discharge directly on the ground.

Motivair have several compressed air condensate management systems that kept your air compressor in top condition, comply with regulations and also kind to the environment. If you are not sure what you need, don't worry Motivair are here to help.  There are many options available starting with the range of Opus Condensate Drains that can be set to automatically collect and dispose of any compressed air condensate through to the very effective Opus OWS Oil Water Separator, which you may think looks small, but it is a really effective solution that performs some of the leading solutions on the market today.

Whatever compressed air system you have and whatever condensate management you require, these solutions are quick to install. Motivair are always on hand to specify, supply and install these to your compressed air system.

Just call 0845 009 6161 today to speak to a member of our team and find out more about the various Condensate Management Systems that are available.


> Back to Products
Motivair Condensate Management Systems

Get in touch...

Contact us below or you can call 0845 009 6161

I would like to receive marketing communications from Motivair via:

You may be interested in

Motivair provide a wide range of products and services which you can find by using the menu bar. Below are some of the most popular products and services that you will find of interest.

All the Latest

Emergency Services Show 2019

Find Out More

CBRE - Healthcare and Life Sciences Supplier Event

Helping organisations become more sustainable their use of helium

Find Out More

Have you spoken to Sarah?

If not you should!

Find Out More