About Us

About Us

Company Profile

Irwin Air Ltd. has designed and built compressor systems and provided field service throughout British Columbia for over 30 years. We are expanding across Canada.

We specialize in a single product line, Breathing Air Compressor Systems, which include Compressors, Fill Stations, Control Panels and Cylinders. We specialize in custom systems and installations, including on site training for your staff and scheduled field service of your system.

We sell and service breathing air systems for a variety of industrial and institutional customers throughout Western Canada.

In addition to over 150 fire departments our customers include: Ferries Corporations, Coast Guard, Marine Station, Pulp and Paper Mills, Mining, Contract Divers, Fire Apparatus Manufacturers, Dive Shops, Industrial Safety Companies, and Police Dive Teams. Our reputation has been built on our ongoing commitment to customer service.

Thank you for the opportunity to introduce ourselves and our products.

Our Mission

To live by the 10 Commandments of Good Business.

  1. A CUSTOMER is the most important person in our business;
  2. A CUSTOMER is not dependent on us– we are dependent on them;
  3. A CUSTOMER is not an interruption of our work– he is the purpose of it;
  4. A CUSTOMER does us a favor when he calls– we are not doing him a favor by serving him;
  5. A CUSTOMER is part of our business– not an outsider;
  6. A CUSTOMER is not a cold statistic– they are a flesh-and-blood human beings;
  7. A CUSTOMER is not someone to argue or match wits with;
  8. A CUSTOMER is a person who brings us his wants– it is our job to fill those wants;
  9. A CUSTOMER is deserving of the most courteous and attentive treatment we can give him;
  10. A CUSTOMER is the life-blood of our business.


  • Factory Trained Technicians
  • Factory Approved Technicians for Max Air, Coltri, Nu Vair and North American Compressors
  • CSA Approved and Inspected Electrical Components & Systems
  • Air Quality to CSA, Z180.1-00 & CSA Z94.4
  • Quality Control Program Registered with BC Safety Authority
  • ASME Pressure Piping to CSA B31.1, B31.3 & B51-97
  • BC Safety Authority Contractor License #MA 2272
  • CRN Registered Component Manufacturer