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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


Automated Class 150 Flanged Ball Valves

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These Class 150 Flanged Ball Valve Assemblies shipped the other day. The largest diameter shown is a 4". Max-Air provided the complete package for this order. Let Max-Air quote your next project!

Tandem Delta T Butterfly Valve Assemblies

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More Tandem Assemblies going out today using our Delta T Butterfly Valves! The valves on bottom direct mount and the valves on top use our MAB Cast Brackets. The butterfly valves with the grey discs are BUNA Seats and Undercut Nylon 11 Coated Ductile Iron…

3-Way Floating Ball Valve w/ Explosion Proof Termination

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This entire assembly was provided by brands and members of the Max-Air Group of Companies. Sesto Valves provided the Metal Seated, Stainless Steel, Class 300, L-Port, 3-Way Floating Ball Valve, and Max-Air Technology provided everything from the top of the valves up. Including the explosion proof termination.

15 Year Old Actuators Being Rebuilt For Another Round of Service

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These actuators have come back to us after just over 15 years of service! They are covered in concrete due to their installation environment. Our customer sent them in for some new grease, o-rings, and skates. Once refreshed, they will be going right back into…

Epoxy Coated Rack & Pinion Actuators w/ Positioner and Tubing

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Our shop is going full speed ahead on shipping today! These Epoxy Coated MT Series Rack & Pinions w/ Positioners are being tested now. Many of our customers have us handle the automation and position indication, while they provide the valve.

4-Way Bottom Entry Diverter Valve w/ 180° Actuator & Positioner

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The assembly below is an automated 4-way bottom entry diverter valve w/ 180° actuator and positioner. It is being calibrated to achieve 3 positions. Our extensive range of special rotation rack & pinion actuators provides flexible solutions for our customers.

Corrosion Resistant LockMesh® Coated Actuators

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Take a look at these salt covered, LockMesh® Coated Rack & Pinion Actuators! Our proprietary LockMesh® coating is perfect for extremely corrosive environments, such as salt air, caustic wash down, and acid production/handling. It is also a fraction of the expense of similar stainless steel…

Instrumentation Assembly w/ Custom Panel Mount Bracket

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Max-Air is proud to support our partners in the instrumentation industry with these compact automated solutions. The assemblies below sport our MT Series Rack & Pinion, Custom Machined Bracket/Coupler, and Custom Panel Mount Bracket.

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…

Max-Air Hires Experienced Petroleum Engineer, Michael Kaveler!

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Max-Air is pleased to introduce our newest member of the Inside Sales Team, Michael Kaveler! Michael holds a BSc in Petroleum Engineering from MS&T. He previously worked 5 years as a Field Engineer with Schlumberger, the global oilfield services & equipment company. He is also well…

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…