About Us


Company Profile


For over 50 years, Altec AIR (formerly Puregas, LLC) has been the market leader in air pressurization and compressed air treatment systems. Dedicated to quality and committed to continuous innovation, Altec AIR has pushed the market and the competition to do more for less. Altec AIR offers a full line of air pressurization equipment for the telecommunication industry, featuring state-of-the-art monitoring for improved reliability and reduced operating expense. Altec AIR provides air dryers to all domestic telephone companies and internationally on six continents. Backed by a comprehensive parts and service network, Altec AIR air dryers simply outlive the competition. Altec AIR’ air dryer technology is not limited to the telecommunication industry. A full line of miniature compressed air dryers provides the same time-tested designs to the fluid power, instrumentation, ozone generation, and other industrial OEM markets.

In 2004, Altec AIR added the MOPECO line of Safety and Ventilation Products to its operations. Combining the brand name recognition and reputation for reliability of MOPECO with the proven innovation talents of Altec AIR, only strengthens a trusted name in the safety market.

In 2003 Altec AIR joined the ALTEC Team of quality-driven products and services. ALTEC is the world’s leading manufacturer of aerial devices and digger derricks for electric utility, tree care, and telecommunications industries. 2004 marks its 75th year of delivering safer and smarter products. ALTEC has a proven record of manufacturing excellence and has achieved industry’s highest quality standards.

The addition of Altec AIR to the ALTEC Team has allowed Altec AIR to reach a new level of manufacturing efficiency and product innovation. For the customer, this will mean a new generation of Altec AIR products that provide performance, quality, and reliability -- without the cost: THE VALUE STANDARD!


Our Values


Altec AIR is ever pursuing a singular vision:

To be recognized by customers as the preferred supplier of compressed air treatment systems,
by delivering improved system reliability, higher productivity, and lower operating costs.

Altec Values help to sustain that vision and everyone in our company plays an essential role in helping us achieve it. The following Values represent what each Altec AIR associate stands for, believes in, and strives toward.

    • Customer First
    • Enjoyment of Work
    • Family
    • Financial Stability
    • Integrity
    • People Are Our Greatest Strength
    • Quality
    • Spiritual Development
    • Teamwork

Quality Commitment


Product reliability and best-in-class value are the primary design considerations for all Altec AIR products. Effective supply chain management and lean manufacturing – with built-in quality assurance practices – ensure world-class quality and on-time delivery.

Altec AIR Quality Commitment:
Team Altec AIR is committed to quality in everything we do. Our performance standard is zero defects and we will be satisfied only when we meet all internal and external customer requirements, each and every time. We are focused on doing it right the first time to earn our customers' satisfaction.