8th April 2021
You’ve found the right compressor for your downstream air tools in terms of pressure and air flow, but you keep stumbling across of the term compressor duty cycle. What is duty cycle and is it important? The simple answer is yes, very.
6th April 2021
Ever wondered what powers a Vert compressor? We take a look at the innovative technology inside the Vert compressor range to explain how and why it does what it does.
1st April 2021
Vert Technologies supplies a quiet, 100% duty compressor to Crover Technologies which will be supporting R&D work on their unique, robotic grain-monitoring solution.
18th March 2021
It can be frustrating when downstream air tools stop receiving the right level of pressure from a compressor. Read our handy guide to the checks that you can carry out to get to the root cause of the problem.
7th December 2020
The people behind the CRC technology: We step into the shoes of Nick Balodimos, Assembly Manager to find out what his typical week involves.
30th November 2020
Vert Technologies has been awarded £60,000 from Innovate UK to fund the development of revolutionary technology to harvest wasted energy from the UK’s natural gas distribution network.
25th November 2020
Vert Technologies is targeting further investment to accelerate the development of its technology in new markets, as it moves towards volume production.
20th October 2020
The people behind the technology. Step into the shoes of Geoff Kermode, Head of Research & Development, and find out what his typical day involves.
9th September 2020
A high-quality endorsement of Edinburgh-based Vert Technologies’ products has been paid by Cranfield University spin-out business, Loxham Precision, with its request for one of Vert’s advanced, low-noise A150 compressors to power its new Aerolox ultra precision air bearing motion systems at the China International Optoelectronic Expo (CIOE) in Shenzhen, China from 9-11 September 2020.
3rd September 2020
At the onset of the Covid-19 lockdown Vert introduced a free compressor loan scheme to hard pressed businesses. It has now launched a new reduced-rate hire scheme initiative to support businesses looking to kick-start their activities but unwilling to invest in new kit. Stirling-based fish vaccination business, Aqualife Services Ltd, has taken up Vert’s new offer to help with its new product development without the need to invest in new equipment at an uncertain time.
21st August 2020
Tweed Valley Guides, an independent Borders-based company which specialises in guided mountain bike tours in the region has become the latest business to opt for Vert Technologies’ innovative A100 compressor.
31st July 2020
As the newest member of the team, Elaine Macqueen, Design Engineer is playing an important role in new product design at Vert, ensuring that the voice of the customer is the main priority throughout the design process. We took a few minutes to catch up with her.
15th July 2020
Choosing the right air compressor for your business can be a daunting prospect: there is so much information out there on what you need to consider. Fortunately, the friendly and knowledgeable team at Vert is around to help. Here is a handy list of what’s what.
9th July 2020
Noise is often regarded as a common occupational hazard in many workplaces. But, aside from the obligations on owners and managers to provide a safe environment for their colleagues, a noisy workplace is a less than optimally efficient one.
4th June 2020
RJ Hall Engineering, a fabricated metal products business has become the latest company to sing the praises of Vert Technologies’ innovative compressors.
20th May 2020
Young Spirits, a Scottish spirit bottling business which has switched operations to produce much-needed hand sanitisers to fight the Covid-19 outbreak, has benefited from a free loan offer from leading-edge compressor manufacturer, Vert Technologies.
23rd April 2020
Outstanding progress at Vert Technologies, the Edinburgh-based leading-edge compressor manufacturer, has secured it nearly three quarters of a million pounds in new funding
Vert’s chief executive, Dr Phil Harris, said: “This is a highly gratifying vote of confidence from investors with intimate knowledge of the progress we have been making over the past 18 months in bringing innovation to the global compressor market”.
8th April 2020
Bottling hall workers at Young Spirits, an Edinburgh based small batch bottling, labelling and distribution company for craft distillers, are toasting the company’s decision to invest in a new low-noise compressor from innovative Scottish business, Vert Technologies, to help create a quieter workplace.
19th March 2020
An offer of free help from Vert for Scottish SME’s towards the COVID-19 effort……
Whilst our expertise isn’t in virology, we believe we may be able to offer some small and medium sized Scottish businesses a bit of help to get through the next few months whilst cash-flow is under immense pressure.
26th February 2020
This is custom heading element Low-carbon heat pump maker Likido has chosen technology from another innovative Scottish firm, Vert Technologies, to power its new facility in Edinburgh. Founded in Fife in 2017, Likido was set up by a group of engineers who wanted to reduce and reuse the energy that is traditionally squandered from industrial [...]
21st February 2020
This is custom heading element A former student of James Gillespie’s in Edinburgh is working with a team of current pupils from the high school in a bid for racing glory. Six pupils are in the final stages of preparation for the Scotland Regional Final of the F1 in Schools challenge being held on February [...]
10th February 2020
This is custom heading element One of the UK’s largest privately-owned suppliers to the food industry has chosen Vert Technology to power its new demonstration van that is set to go into operation across Europe. Based in East Kilbride, Scobie & Junor has purchased two Vert A100 compressors to run the machines within its Mobile [...]
3rd February 2020
This is custom heading element Award-winning innovation from Vert Technologies has joined other leading Scottish products in a wall of fame display at the First Minister’s office in the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. Vert’s patented Conical Rotary Compressor (CRC) technology is one of just a dozen brands and devices featured under the “Flying Scotsman” banner. [...]
18th December 2019
This is custom heading element Peebles-based joiner Graeme Forrest has become one of the latest professionals to benefit from cutting-edge Scottish engineering from Vert Technologies. Covering all aspects of building projects, G Forrest Joinery relies on an array of tools that must be powered simultaneously. After getting a hands-on demonstration of the Vert A100 compressor, [...]
25th November 2019
This is custom heading element Engineering pioneer Vert has embarked on the second stage of a cutting-edge research project with the European Space Agency (ESA) following successful completion of the initial phase of testing. Under a programme of and funded by the ESA, the patented Conical Rotary Compressor (CRC) technology from Vert is being put [...]
20th November 2019
This is custom heading element When a Good Bargain Isn’t Always a Wise Investment On the face of it, buying an air compressor seems fairly simple - just match the pressure and flow requirements and bingo, you’ll find the right compressor. But air compressors are purchased for different reasons by a wide range of individuals [...]
11th November 2019
This is custom heading element Compressed air is what makes our world go around here at Vert, but that in itself doesn’t make us unique. UK industry uses 10TWh of electricity annually to compress air, equivalent to the yearly output of almost 1.5 major power stations. The original air compressor was the human lung, which [...]
28th October 2019
This is custom heading element Even those who have never shared their workspace with fellow employees are familiar with the hot desking model of office organisation. Borrowed from the naval practice of “hot racking” – where sailors on different shifts share the same bunks – it came to ascendency in the office during the 1980s, [...]
8th October 2019
This is custom heading element Chris Bruce, an assembly engineer with Vert has completed the last of eight gruelling physical challenges to raise money to mark the 10-year anniversary of a life-changing health diagnosis. Chris completed the six-mile Tiger Escapade at Lochmore Meadows in Fife on Sunday October 6th, overcoming more than 25 racecourse obstacles [...]
3rd October 2019
This is custom heading element Vert has concluded its first major sales contract, marking the technology pioneer’s entry into a new commercially-driven phase of its growth. The Scottish firm’s A100 compressor – based on innovative technology that has been described as the biggest advance in the industry in 40 years – has been deployed at [...]
1st October 2019
This is custom heading element As a dynamic technology business seeking to disrupt the global market in compressors, Vert is a highly attractive business to interns wishing to make their mark. Here, two interns, Peter Hicks and Grace Johnson, share their thoughts, aims and ambitions with our marketing team. Peter Hicks, Engineering Intern. [...]
19th September 2019
This is custom heading element The new A150 from Vert has been launched to widespread acclaim at a leading international gathering of experts from the compressor industry. Based on Vert’s patented Conical Rotary Compressor (CRC) technology, the A150 compressor impressed the crowds at last week’s 11th International Conference on Compressors & their Systems. Held at [...]
4th September 2019
This is custom heading element Industry innovator Vert Rotors UK Ltd. will unveil its new A150 compressor which features the pioneering Vert Conical Rotary Compressor technology at a major industry conference next week in London. The Scottish firm’s A150 – based on its patented Conical Rotary Compressor (CRC) technology – will be on display at [...]
28th August 2019
This is custom heading element Vert is delighted to announce that award-winning entrepreneur Brian Williamson has joined its Board of Directors. Brian Williamson joins Vert Board of Directors Brian has joined as Investor Director looking after the interests of Equity Gap, the syndicate of Scottish business investors headed by chairman Jock Millican. Equity Gap holds [...]
12th August 2019
This is custom heading element Scottish engineering pioneer Vert Rotors has announced the appointment of a new chief executive as the company enters a commercially-focused phase to bring its patented technology to the market. Phil Harris, New CEO at Vert Rotors Manufacturing veteran Phil Harris has joined Edinburgh-based Vert from Clear Surgical, a medical device [...]
12th June 2019
This is custom heading element VERT Rotors UK Ltd is delighted to confirm it has been selected to receive a funding award of £410,000 (£910,000 total project cost) from the UK Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to test the industrial energy saving potential of its products. The Energy Entrepreneurs Fund 7 (EEF) [...]