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About CompAir

CompAir-Simmern-1122CompAir stands for continuous innovation and development of compressors and compressed air equipment. Ground breaking compressed air technologies, such as Quantima, deliver superb efficiency and performance. Plus with the dedicated in-house airend manufacturing CompAir is able to specifically influence the performance of the compressor to achieve the highest levels of reliability and efficiency.

Customers globally trust in the expertise and experience of CompAir.

More than 200 years of compressed air development

CompAir-Simmern-0090CompAir has an enviable track record in the compressed air sector stretching back for more than 200 years!

The forward thinking CompAir brand identity has been built on many well-known global institutions - the trusted standards within the industry.

A proud heritage of brands



2001 saw the bicentenary of Holman, its background is firmly established in the construction and mining industries with products including rock drills, drill rigs and general mining tools. More recently the brand is associated with high quality portable compressors.



LeRoi in the United States of America joined the CompAir family in the 1980s and is an established name in North American markets.



Established over one hundred years ago, the name Broomwade is synonymous across the world for quality and reliable stationary industrial air compressors.



The Cyclon range of compressor elements and compressors forms the backbone of the current L-series Regulated Speed compressors.



The name Reavell, having been in the industry for over one hundred years, is firmly established in the high pressure, marine and gas markets around the globe.



Since the early 1950s Hydrovane has been synonymous with rotary vane compressor technology.



Kellogg is recognised as the brand for hard working and reliable piston compressors in the North American market.



Luchard is the previous brand name for CompAir compressed air equipment in France.



The Mahle brand name has a strength build in the German market with a reputation for reliable small-piston and rotary screw compressors.



Mako has been the leading brand name for breathing air and gas compressors in North America since 1952.



The compressor division of Mannesmann Demag, based in Simmern, Germany, became part of the CompAir Group in the nineties, with the Demag brand retained on product with permission from Mannesmann, during the transition period until 1999.

Building on the technological expertise of these brands, CompAir has consistently been at the forefront of compressed air system development resulting in the most energy efficient compressors on the market today.

From industrial manufacturing, construction, offshore and food & beverage to electronics, automotive, chemicals and many more, CompAir deliver high efficiency compressed air solutions.

CompAir’s complete product range includes various lubricated and oil-free compressed air technologies, air treatment and air management, mobile compressors and a comprehensive global service network, providing the best solution for any customer requirement at all times.

In 2008 CompAir was acquired by Gardner Denver, a leading global manufacturer of highly engineered compressors, blowers and pumps and is now a major part of its Industrials Group.

Gardner Denver Industrials Group delivers the broadest range of compressors and vacuum products, in a wide array of technologies, to end-user and OEM customers worldwide in the industries it serves.

The Group provides reliable and energy-efficient equipment that is put to work in a multitude of manufacturing and process applications. Products ranging from versatile low and high-pressure compressors to customised blowers and vacuum pumps, serve industries including general manufacturing, automotive, and waste water treatment, in addition to food & beverage, plastics, and power generation. The Group’s global offering also includes a comprehensive suite of aftermarket services to complement its products.

Gardner Denver Industrials Group, part of Gardner Denver, Inc., is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Gardner Denver was founded in 1859 and today has approximately 7,000 employees in more than 30 countries.

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