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World Headquarters

Emme Technology S.r.l.
Via Socrate, 10
20864 Agrate Brianza (MB) Italy

Tel: +39.039.902.0000 Fax: +39.039.902.0001

North American Headquarters

Max-Air Technology Inc.
114 Resource Drive Wentzville, MO 63385
Tel: +1 636 272 4934  Fax: 636.272.4937
Toll Free: 888.842.9998 

Asian Operations

Max-Air Technology Co. Ltd
B501 Kaiyuan Building. No.1
Baotuquan North Road, Jinan 250011
Shandong, China

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Patented Innovation,
Trusted Products, and Flexible Design.

Max-Air Technology is a worldwide leader in automation technology and process control products. For almost 20 years we have used our engineering expertise and industry experience to continually improve our products, striving to provide robust solutions and competitive prices. Designed for easy integration and reliability, our products have been proven in a variety of industries and applications including chemical, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, power, oil and gas, wastewater, and dampers. We also strive to provide exceptional customer support to back our products and keep your downtime to a minimum.

Max-Air’s full line of pneumatic control products – including our industry recognized rack and pinion actuators – provide cost-effective solutions for simple on/off control or more complicated flow requirements such as diverting or multi-port applications. Our patented adjustable dual travel stops provide the greatest degree of control in the industry at ±10 degrees on each end of the stroke. To complement our actuators we have a complete range of control accessories including solenoid valves, limit switches, positioners, and a wide assortment of automation hardware. In addition, Max-Air offers best-in-class assembly services and turn-key automation packages to minimize installation time and simplify project sourcing.

Case Studies


Manual Resilient Butterfly Valve w/ 5ft Stem Extension

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Sometimes a stem extension is needed when manually operating the valve is too difficult to reach or dangerous. This 5ft Stem Extension was exactly what the customer needed. Next time you have a difficult to reach manual butterfly valve application, give us a call!

ENP (Electroless Nickel Infused) Actuators w/ Resilient Butterfly Valves

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Our ENP (Electroless Nickel Infused) Actuators provide a uniformly thick coating with essentially no porosity and a reasonably high hardness. The coating is pure, tough, hard, and resistant to many types of corrosion media. The coating will provide enhanced corrosion protection in very acidic environments…

Dry Media Resilient Butterfly Valve Assemblies

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Our Delta T Valves and Max-Air Actuators are setup up perfectly for direct mounting, but sometimes, when installed into applications with dry media, the actuator will need to be upsized. When this happens, we use our cast MAB Stainless Steel Brackets and custom machined couplers to mount.

One Stop Shop for Stainless Automation Packages

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Our stainless automation offering is second to none! All of the items above the valves in the photos below are Max-Air core product and stocked. Not pictured are our stainless positioners and tubing. Next time you have a need for stainless, send us an inquiry!

Quality Assurance

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Quality Assurance is being done on this assembly before shipping! Each order is tested at multiple phases during the fulfillment process.

Rack & Pinion Actuators Built in the USA

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Our North American Team is hard at work building these MT16 Rack & Pinion Actuators for stock. The will be assembled, tested, and shelved awaiting your orders!

Class #150 High Performance Butterfly Valve w/ Direct Mount ME Series Electric Actuator

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Check out our Delta T Direct Mount Class 150 High Performance Butterfly Valve with ME Series Electric Actuator! This is one of 5 shipping today on the same pallet. Turn around is quick on stock products like these. Send us your urgent inquiries! We appreciate…

Manual (Handle Operated) Butterfly Valve w/ Limit Switch

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When providing our  Delta T Manual Butterflies Valves, we often hear of customers wanting Open/Closed feedback. When this happens we provide the following solution. Our custom bracket and coupler ensure a sturdy fit for our Limit Switches.

News Articles


New Year’s Letter from President/CEO

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For so many around the world, 2020 has been the one of the most difficult years in recent memory. It causes me to pause and think about my Grandparents and Great-Grandparents, and the challenges they had to endure facing a pandemic and two world wars.…

Communication to Customers Concerning COVID-19.

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Dear Customer, In reference to the latest United States Government information as of today’s date 1 PM CDT, regarding the evolution of the COVID-19 health emergency, Max-Air Technology, Inc. is closely monitoring the situation and will provide further updates as required. At the moment, we…

MT Series evaluated & approved by DNV for TYPE APPROVAL.

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The MT Series rack and pinion pneumatic actuator has been evaluated and approved by DNV for TYPE APPROVAL. Emme Technology is pleased to announce that our MT series rack and pinion pneumatic actuator has been evaluated and approved by DNV for TYPE APPROVAL.  This approval…

North American Operations 2020 Holiday Office Closings

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North American 2020 Holiday Office Closings Listed below are the dates our offices will be closed in 2020 due to Holidays. Please plan your orders and shipping requirements accordingly. April 10th | Good Friday May 25th | Memorial Day July 3rd | Independence Day September…

Max-Air Purchases Solidworks Flow Simulation Software

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Solidworks Flow Simulation Software With its CFD analysis capabilities, we can simulate liquid and gas flow in real world conditions, run “what if” scenarios, and quickly analyze the effects of fluid flow, heat transfer, and related forces on immersed or surrounding components. Featured SOLIDWORKS Flow…