Donald Good the Ingersoll Rand
Distribution Leader Africa-Compressed air Technology Solution and
Charles Ndegwa the Car and General Nairobi Branch Manager cut a
ribbon to launch the Next Generation R-Series Ingersoll Rand
compressors at a well attended event held at the Tamarind Tree
Vernon Reppert the Sales Leader and
Specialist -Compressed air Technology Solution highlighted the
features of the R-Series.
These include a connectivity feature
which allows for remote monitoring, easy to remove doors, optimized
gear lubrication and oil injection process, reduced noise levels and
floating coolers that allow for better cooling.
The Next Generation R-Series also
features a new state of the art airend.
With more airflow for the same power
input, the compressor requirements are smaller, reducing both
investment costs and energy usage.
The motor has been redesigned to
extend the life of the machine while the V-shield technology allows
for ease of repair and replacement of parts.
Julius Gatungu, the Sales Manager
Ingersoll Rand emphasized the importance of quality service and
He said, “It pays to use genuine
Ingersoll Rand parts as they enhance the life and performance of the
“Non-genuine parts wear out much
quicker. Car and General is the only authorized dealer for Ingersoll
Rand parts in Kenya.”
“Technology has evolved in the last
few years and electronic systems in the compressor are more
“Diagnosis and repairs require highly
specialized skills and an understanding of the entire machine and
our technicians are trained to do this.”