Sullair Celebrates 50th Anniversary, Donates Compressor to City of Michigan City
Michigan City, IN – August 4, 2015 – Sullair, an industry-leading compressed air solutions provider since 1965, donated a new off-the-line 185 cfm portable air compressor to the city of Michigan City as part of its 50th anniversary celebration held on July 31.
“The city of Michigan City, Indiana, has been our partner in how we have been able to sustain 50 years of business. We couldn’t have done it without the city, the community and our partnership,” said Greg Hutchison, Sullair’s Vice President and General Manager of Operations. “As a token of our gratitude back to the city, we are pleased to present Mayor Ron Meer with this compressor.”
Mayor Ron Meer thanked Sullair and said that the city is committed to continuing to work together. He also shared how he is often reminded of Michigan City as he travels and sees Sullair equipment on construction sites and highways across the country. The city plans to add the compressor to its municipal fleet, and it will be put to work immediately.
The 185 portable rotary screw air compressor produces 185 cfm at 100 psig. Sullair offers a broad range of portable air compressors ranging from 185 cfm to 1600 cfm, including high pressure options.
Nearly 1,200 people, including Sullair employees and their families, attended the 50th celebration, which had activities for all ages.
Since 1965, Sullair has developed and manufactured air compressors with proven reliability and wear-free durability. Sullair is globally recognized as a leading manufacturer of portable air compressors, contractors’ air tools, stationary air compressors, compressed air treatment equipment and vacuum systems. Additionally, Sullair provides customers with a full line of aftermarket parts, fluids and services. Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015, Sullair has manufacturing capabilities in Michigan City, Indiana; Shenzhen and Suzhou, China; Mahindra World City, India; as well as a JV (IHI-Sullair) based in Suzhou. For more information, visit www.sullair.com.
Accudyne Industries is the parent company of Sullair, and a global provider of precision-engineered, process-critical and technologically advanced flow control systems and industrial compressors that deliver consistently high performance and give confidence to the mission of its customers in the most important industries and harshest environments around the world. Today, Accudyne is powered by ~3,000 employees at 15 manufacturing facilities, supporting a broad range of industries in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit www.accudyneindustries.com.