Bill Blyth is the Energy Conservation Group Manager for SMC Pneumatics (Australia) Pty Ltd. He has been with the company for more than 12 years and provides commercial and technical support to Australian Machinery Manufacturers (OEM) and End User Key Accounts to ensure they have local, national and global support as required. Bill and his team have implemented a number of successful compressed air energy studies and energy saving implementations for clients across a range of industries. Bill has been associated with manufacturing technology and processes for over 20 years has a keen interest in manufacturing and process efficiency and how this can be implemented through energy saving initiatives. Bill has completed studies in Australia, New Zealand and in the USA to remain abreast of the latest technologies and skills with respect to process and factory efficiency, especially with compressed air systems.