The Power Technique business area provides portable air and power, industrial and portable flow solutions through products such as mobile compressors, generators, light towers, industrial and portable pumps, along with a number of complementary products. It also offers specialty rental and provides service through a global network. Guided by a forward-thinking approach to innovation, Power Technique provides sustainable productivity solutions across multiple industries, including construction, manufacturing, oil and gas, and exploration drilling.
Vision and strategy
The vision is to be the First in Mind—First in Choice provider of power and flow solutions for sustainable productivity. The strategy is to grow by developing Atlas Copco’s market position and presence as a global supplier within portable compressors, pumps, generators, and industrial pumps, as well as light towers, along with a range of complementary, market specific, niche products, such as highpressure boosters. The strategy also includes further development of specialty-rental services and of the service business; increasing revenues by offering more services to more customers. Growth should be achieved in a way that is economically, environmentally and socially responsible.
The market for portable air, power and flow, and industrial flow solutions includes a large number of participants offering a comprehensive product range for different applications. The Power Technique business area focuses on a selected number of applications. Multiple segments are served by the business area’s offering. General and civil engineering contractors, often involved in infrastructure projects, demand light construction tools. Mobile compressors, generators, energy storage systems, light towers, and pumps provide reliable power for tools and applications in the construction sector. In addition, the business area focuses on a number of industrial flow applications through its metering and dosing pump product offer, and temporary air, power, steam, and nitrogen are offered to the specialty rental market.
- Higher requirements regarding productivity, flexibility and ergonomics
- Increased customer focus on reducing CO2 emissions
- Increased customer focus on safety
- Equipment connectivity
- Increased demand for service support/ contracts
- Infrastructure growth
- Investment in products that contribute to the transformation to a low-carbon society
- Industrial production
- Emergency relief efforts
- Engine regulations
A leading or strong market position globally in most of its operations.