Reciprocating Gas Booster Compressors

Reciprocating Gas Compressors by NCA

National Compressed Air (NCA) is a world leader in the design and manufacturing of high-pressure reciprocating gas compressor packages. 

Reciprocating Piston Gas Compressors are used to boost and deliver pressures of up to 5,000 PSIG.

Applications may include Pipeline Transmission, Pipeline Evacuation, Power Generation and Fuel Gas Compression, Gas Gathering, Gas Lift and Injection, Vapor Recovery, Coal Bed Methane, and CNG Fuel Stations.

NCA also offers rotary screw gas compressors for pressure ranges of up to 600 PSIG.

NCA Canada uses single or multi-stage balanced opposed, Reciprocating Gas Compressors driven by a gas engine, diesel engine, electric motor, or a gas turbine depending on the client requirements.

For additional information please visit our Models and Specifications below. Contact our head office to speak with our sales representatives and experts about your requirements or request a quote.

Product Specifications

  • High efficiency multi-stage balanced opposed reciprocating compressor designs
  • Typical power range of up to 1000 HP
  • Typical discharge pressures of up to 5000 PSIG
  • Range of volume flow rates based on available suction pressures
  • Sweet or sour gas applications
  • Balanced crankshaft
  • Precision insert bearings
  • Carbon steel, tungsten carbide piston rods
  • Plate type valves on all cylinders
  • 316 SST tubing and fittings
  • Force feed lubricator with block distribution system
  • Heavy duty skid frames and other build configurations based on client’s requirements
  • Natural gas, diesel engines or electric motor drive options
  • Air-cooled or water-cooled options
  • Inter-stage moisture separators
  • Compressor capacity control through by-pass loop
  • High efficiency oil filter
  • Class 1, Division 2 electricals
  • PLC based control panels
  • Various standard safety features
  • Synthetic oil for longer life

For more information please download the reciprocating compressor brochure from download tab.

  • Various drive options – electric, diesel, hydraulic or natural gas
  • Various cooling options – air or water cooled
  • Compressor enclosures to meet specific requirements
  • ISO containerization, DNV crash proof frames & trailerization options
  • Cold weather or high ambient capabilities
  • Custom paint specifications and colors
  • Hazardous Area Options – Rig Safe, Zone 2 or Class 1 /Division 1 or Division 2
  • High H2S, high CO2 and high liquid content applications
  • Suction scrubbers according to site gas conditions
  • Spill containment frames
  • Trailer version
  • Containerization and sound attenuating options
  • Custom paint specifications
  • Third party verifications and certifications
  • Remote control and data monitoring options
  • Operating data storage capability
  • Automated maintenance notifications
  • Other options on request

For complete specifications and features please download reciprocating air compressors brochure from download tab.

  • Built to your specifications and requirements
  • Maximum efficiency and reliability in high pressure applications
  • Superior NCA designs with high-quality components and Quality Assurance
  • Configurable for a wide range of suction and discharge pressures
  • Operator friendly
  • Low maintenance
  • Best value for money

Reciprocating Gas Booster Compressors