Exploring the Future of Connectivity and Optimisation

In today's interconnected and evolving world, continuous learning and skill development are imperative. At Ash Air, we foster a culture that actively encourages ongoing education. Our focus is on hands-on training for our service engineers, complemented by annual national sales conferences that bring our team together from across the country to enhance their expertise continually.

Our commitment at Ash Air extends beyond technical proficiency; it's about empowering you, our customer, to achieve sustainable productivity. Your business's performance is our priority, and we offer comprehensive air solutions and advanced piping systems to optimize the efficiency of your compressed air systems.

To ensure we deliver unparalleled service, we invest in robust training programs that equip our team with the latest skills and knowledge. Coupled with exemplary after-sales support, our training systems are designed to uphold our reputation for providing top-tier service through highly trained personnel. With over 40 years of successfully serving the New Zealand market, Ash Air remains dedicated to delivering exceptional compressed air solutions tailored to your needs.

Last week marked a pivotal moment for the Field Service Engineers of Ash Air as they delved deep into the realm of e-controllers and optimisers at the Ash Air Head Office! The atmosphere was charged with excitement as hands-on experiences merged seamlessly with theoretical insights, ensuring that Ash Air remains at the forefront of Connectivity and Optimisation for compressed air systems. We also took a moment to celebrate one of our FSE, Louren's, birthday!

The training sessions were nothing short of dynamic, offering a blend of practical skills and theoretical knowledge that are essential in today's rapidly evolving technological landscape. From understanding the intricacies of e-controllers to mastering the art of optimising compressed air systems, the engineers were fully immersed in a learning experience that promised to revolutionise their approach to technical support.

One of the key highlights of the week was the enlightening sessions led by Bradley, whose expertise and passion for the subject shone through every discussion. His insights not only provided valuable information but also inspired the team to embrace new ideas and strategies in their daily operations.

The importance of Connectivity Training cannot be overstated in an era where digitalisation and automation are transforming industries worldwide. By equipping the Ash Air team with the latest tools and techniques, this training ensures that they are well-equipped to meet the challenges of tomorrow head-on.

The motivation and commitment of our employees is promoted by providing them with knowledge, ability and understanding in and around everyday FSE duties. Our main objectives and outcomes for a workshop is to help our team

ʉۢ Reducing downtime and quality costs for our customers
• Increasing safety and productivity during efficient work
• Awareness and active analysis of potential risks and hazards
• Encourage a feedback environment 
• Open up requests for further competence trainings
• Promotion of a sense of responsibility for the product and your company among employees

What we strive for

When we hold a training for our engineers, we always strive for our team to be learning from the best possible people on the job, who have many years experience in the industry, working with compressed air; compressors, vacuum pumps and air treatment. At our trainings, we offer hands on technical experience in the workshop that help our engineers learn to detect and remedy problems that may arise on the job, and teach our team to optimise an installation with a better system knowledge that will reduce operational and energy costs for our customers. All whilst ensuring our engineers maintain a high level of safety throughout their daily activity, and well as ensuring the machines run safely also.

About Ash Air: 

Ash Air has been around in New Zealand since 1979, and we’ve grown into a nationwide company with international support and a reputation for quality and reliability. We look after all things compressed air for your business!

  • Reciprocating, rotary screw air compressors
  • Vacuum pumps and blowers
  • Nitrogen Generation
  • An extensive line of air treatment components

Our technicians are compressed air equipment experts and are dedicated to addressing customer needs.  Ash Air offers one of the widest selections of compressed air equipment and parts available today in New Zealand.

Reliability and Efficiency

With Ash Air compressors, you can count on reliability and high performance for even the most demanding applications. We focus our efforts on the following:

  • Increasing uptime
  • Reducing unexpected repairs
  • Reducing energy consumption
  • Improving the cleanliness of compressed air

Ash Air's range of Chicago Pneumatic, Alup air compressors, Pneumatech industrial gases and Atlas Copco vacuum pumps are used extensively around the world in industries ranging from oil and gas to food, automotive and farming.