Breakdown Recovery & Emergency Air

Here at Ash Air, we provide the highest quality breakdown recovery and emergency air services. The Ash Ash team are available 24/7, when and where you need us! We strive for minimum downtime of your machine when the unfortunate occasion of a breakdown occurs. We have more than fifty qualified service engineers working throughout the country, and with 13 locations nationwide, we're here for you and your business' longevity around the clock. 


24/7 breakdown and emergency air service

An unplanned machine stop is always a high-pressure situation. That’s why it’s good to have an experienced repair expert repair who can bring your machine back up to operation as fast as possible. Our 24/7 service means that support is available around the clock. Even with regular maintenance, you may be faced with unplanned stops by your compressed air system malfunctioning. In this situation, we are here to help with our capable and experienced experts who can come to the rescue!Β 

What should I do if my compressor breaks down?

Get in touch with us right then and there. After we have provided our breakdown recovery service, it's a great time to think about ensuring optimal performance for your compressor system. We interact closely with our customers – and keep a close eye on your operations. After all, your goal is our goal: avoiding downtime while maintaining sustainable productivity over the long term. That’s why we focus on regular inspections and expert maintenance.


Anytime, anywhere, you can count on us. How can we help you today? Air Compressor Service? Sales? Product Information? We would be happy to answer your questions!

With 13 service locations nationwide, we are here when you need us as your compressed air specialists.

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Learn more about looking after your compressed air system and read more in the Ash Air Expert Corner Blog

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When it comes to laser cutting and other industrial processes, the choice of assist gas is crucial in achieving optimal results. Nitrogen and oxygen are commonly utilized as assist gases, each with its own unique properties and applications. Understanding the characteristics of both gases, will help you to make an informed decision to ensure precision, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness in your operations.

Controlling your nitrogen purity made easy

On-site nitrogen generators have many benefits over bottled gas. One is that they allow you to select your nitrogen purity. Here is how.

Producing your own nitrogen is a winning proposition

Say goodbye to the high cost and hassles of nitrogen bottle deliveries. Producing your own nitrogen is the smart solution. Ash Air is here to help you with your industrial gas needs.

What are Mobile Compressors used for?

Mobile air compressors are portable, towable compressors particularly useful for applications that suit the construction and roading industry! You'll often see a mobile compressor being used for sandblasting, irrigation blow-outs, and for quarrying tools such as pneumatic block cutters and rock drills.Β Β 

Compressed air so portable it even reaches the moon.

Did you know that Chicago Pneumatic helped man land on the moon? Notice in this photo of the Apollo 11 landing what appear to be "soccer balls" on top of the capsule. They were inflated through a compressor specially developed by Chicago Pneumatic for NASA.

Where Should I Install my Air Dryer?

Your company purchased an air dryer for your compressor, now where should you install it? One of the most common things we see in the industry are air dryers being stored on top of the compressors. Seems like a wasted space not being used on top of the compressor, right? Wrong.