RIX Industries Participates in No Shave November 2016

RIX Industries is participating in No Shave November to raise $500 in donations for the Prostate Cancer Research Foundation. The No Shave November campaign at RIX started with one employee who wanted to have some fun with colleagues while raising awareness about cancer. Since the initial idea spread around RIX Industries, over 20 male employees at RIX have given up their facial grooming practices for the month of November. These… Read Article →

LOX System Receives Praise from Cryogenics Society of America

RIX Industries’ Liquid Oxygen (LOX) Production System receives much praise in the latest edition of the Cryogenics Society of America’s online magazine, “Cold Facts.” Published in the 3rd quarter of 2016, the magazine’s section, Spotlight on Industry, has highlighted the RIX LOX system for cutting cost and increasing efficiency for the U.S. Navy. Onboard the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78), the RIX LOX Production System provides benefits in safety, performance, and reliability in the… Read Article →

RIX Industries Donates 2PS-H Compressor to Non-Profit Hospital in Peru

RIX Industries is proud to announce its most recent donation of a 2PS-H compressor to Diospi Suyana, a non-profit mission hospital in Peru.  Since 2007, the hospital has treated over 200,000 patients with quality care. Due to the influx of patients and increased capacity at the hospital, RIX has supplied the hospital with a 2PS-H Oxygen Booster. This RIX Oxygen Booster is specifically designed to help handle this increase in current demand… Read Article →

RIX Engineers Large Compressor for Industrial 3D Printing

The dedicated workforce of RIX Industries has successfully engineered it’s largest compressor, RIX model 2DS, for industrial 3D printing applications. The size of an elephant and the weight of five, the RIX model 2DS is RIX’s largest industrial compressor made to date. The RIX model 2DS industrial compressor facilitates over 30,000 pounds of compressor to recycle argon for the atmosphere. The 2DS compressors feature heavy-duty crosshead construction with two vertical… Read Article →

Why Is RIX Oil-Free?

As you already know, RIX Industries has been committed to oil-free, high pressure air and gas compressor and generator innovation since 1878. But have you ever wondered why RIX Industries is the leader in oil-free compressor technology?Here’s a breakdown of why RIX is oil-free: With oil-free, we mitigate contamination of the gas or downstream process. This includes applications with: Instrument Air, Breathing Air, Chemical Processes, Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing, Research, and Scientific uses. Oil-free means increased safety… Read Article →

RIX Industries Shares Innovative Compressors at AICD 2016

RIX Industries is slated to share innovative compressors at AICD 2016 – the premier annual meeting for the Association of Independent Compressor Distributors. RIX Industries, a long-time supporter and member of AICD, is proud to be exhibiting at the annual conference in Chicago, IL. RIX Industries will be showcasing a few of their innovative oxygen compressors at the AICD conference, all of which are high pressure and oil-free, including micro-3D model of their… Read Article →

RIX Industries Bring Innovation to AUVSI Xponential 2016

Innovation expert, RIX Industries, will be leading the way in sophisticated and innovative pneumatic technologies at AUVSI Xponential 2016. This will be the second consecutive year RIX Industries will be in attendance, exhibiting among 8,000 industry leaders and professionals from more than 55 countries. Along with learning about the future of unmanned systems, RIX Industries will be showcasing innovative pneumatic platforms at the company’s exhibit. Among these will include RIX’s military defense and aerospace… Read Article →

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Selects RIX STAR Compressor for USCG Offshore Patrol Cutters

BENICIA, Feb 9, 2016 – RIX Industries, headquartered in Benicia, California, was recently selected to provide state-of-the-art, oil-free STAR Series design compressors for General Dynamics, Bath Iron Works to support United States Coast Guard (USCG) Offshore Patrol Cutters. The Coast Guard is using a two-phased design-build strategy to acquire the Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC). This approach established stable requirements and design early in the acquisition to help mitigate cost and schedule… Read Article →

RIX Industries Achieves AS9100C Certification

After many months of preparation, RIX Industries has achieved AS9100C Certification. Intended for organizations that design, develop, and or produce aviation, space, and defense products, AS9100 is the standardized quality management system for the aerospace industry. Major aerospace manufacturers and suppliers worldwide require compliance and registration to AS9100 as a condition of doing business with them. “Our AS9100 certification is just a reflection of the values RIX embodies as a whole. Our employees are dedicated… Read Article →

RIX Industries Nominated for Employer Support Freedom Award by Secretary of Defense

RIX Industries has been nominated for the 2015 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award (Freedom Award). The Freedom Award Nomination indicates the high level of support RIX Industries has shown for employees serving in the National Guard and Reserve as well as RIX’s continued recognition of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA). With this esteemed recognition, RIX appreciates the values, leadership and unique skills Service members… Read Article →