air receiver

air receiver

[′er ri‚sē·vər]
(mechanical engineering)
A vessel designed for compressed-air installations that is used both to store the compressed air and to permit pressure to be equalized in the system.

air receiver

On an air compressor, the air storage tank.
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Plant Support Equipment-- Cleaver Brooks water tube boiler; Cummins diesel generator; three Kaeser rotary screw air compressors; Cain Industries exhaust steam generator; three Gas Systems nitrogen generators; three Silvan Industries nitrogen receiver tanks; two Evapco cooling towers; Marley crossflow cooling tower; Industrial Steam spray-tray deaerator; Donaldson GDS static air filter; self- dumping Hoppers, high-pressure blowers, a 1,040-gallon air receiver tank, air dryers, air conditioners, pallet racking, and more.
Inspectors also found: a chemical container improperly labeled; no warning signs for hazardous chemical storage; several unsecured gas cylinders; no provision for safe access in several locations; missing electrical cover plates on energized outlets; an improperly grounded cable; unlabeled breakers that exposed miners to electrical hazards; a broken ladder and insufficient illumination; failure to conduct workplace exams; and air receiver tanks equipped with the wrong size pressure relief valves, creating the potential hazard of an exploding vessel.
Drain condensate from the air receiver, if applicable.
The remedy is simple and takes only a few minutes: Drain the air receiver tank.
1994), Phoebus technology program: Solar Air Receiver (TSA), PSA Tech.
Design Low profile vertical air receiver certified to ASME Code; Rating 115 gallons @ 250 psi; Controls Automatic drip drain / Safety relief valve; and Options CRN approvals.
Lifting equipment, such as chains and slings, and the air receiver on the compressor should all be periodically thoroughly examined by a competent person.
Design--Low profile vertical air receiver certified to ASME Code;
For air compressor drains and traps, is the drain valve on the air receiver open?
In both cases the Sequans AIR receiver delivered performance gains well above the default receiver, measured at 7dB in the low mobility case and 9dB in the high mobility case.
A range of optional equipment includes an electronic drain air receiver and a 500-litre receiver upgrade.
To increase the CSP tower air receiver and gas turbine temperature capabilities to 1,000aeC, SwRI and its collaborators will develop a novel external gas turbine combustor, which can be integrated with a hybrid CSP gas turbine power plant," said Dr.