KNW Owner Training

This training is designed for our customers/owners who operate and maintain Kobelco KNW Series oil-free rotary screw compressors.  The course is specifically designed for service personnel who are responsible for maintenance and repair of the compressors. This is a 50/50 classroom and hands-on course.

You Will Learn To

  • Understand compressor air, oil and water circuits
  • Understand engineering data sheets
  • Understand and identify components of the air compressor
  • Rebuild a capacity control valve referencing the rebuild manual
  • Perform an annual maintenance on a Kobelco KNW Series compressor
  • Change out a water-cooled heat exchanger tube bundle
  • Troubleshoot common mechanical problems
  • Navigate HMI with simulators, access set point screens via password
  • Understand basic electrical troubleshooting
  • Perform start up procedures

Who Should Attend
We recommend compressor service personnel who have 6 months to one year of experience with the Kobelco KNW Series compressors. A maximum of two people per company is accepted so that we can accommodate customer demand.

Training Coordinator
Martye Haugstad,

Course Fee
$1,200.00. All attendees are responsible for their own travel and hotel expenses.

Hotel Options

NEW Preferred Hotel, The Crowne Plaza , $119 rate includes FULL breakfast.  Full restaurant and bar in the newly remodeled hotel and located a mile from our training facility. 503.684-8324, 14811 Kruse Oaks Drive, Lake Oswego, OR 97035.

2. Phoenix Inn Suites, $99 “Rogers rate”, 14905 SW Bangy Rd., Lake Oswego, OR 97035, 503.624.7400

3. The Grand Hotel, $119 “Rogers rate”, 7265 SW Hazelfern Rd., Tigard, OR 97224, 503.968-5757

Scenic Northwest Tour:

Sunday from 8:00am to 5:30pm. Roger’s Part Specialist, Jerry VanSlyke, and the local Best Oregon Tours host a premier scenic Northwest tour of the Columbia Gorge, Multnomah Falls, Bonneville Dam and Mt. Hood. A lunch stop is made in the popular Hood River area. Rogers’ has sponsored this event for over 20 years and it is a favorite of past attendees!

Course dates:

  • April 15-17, 2019
  • September 16-18, 2019