Pneumatic actuation, isolation and ride leader Air Springs appoints new WA Manager to support expansion

Mar 23, 2015 in March 2015, News 2015
Pneumatic actuation, isolation and ride leader Air Springs appoints new WA Manager to support expansion

Mr Allan Shewell

Actuation, Isolation and airbag specialists Air Springs Supply has appointed Mr Allan Shewell as the company’s new WA State manager to further drive growth in the region.

Mr Shewell will manage sales of air springs for industrial actuation and isolation as well as airbag sales for heavy vehicle suspensions and complementary Firestone products from Airbag Man, which specialises in suspension helper kits for 2wd and 4wd work and recreational vehicles.

He will also manage sales and technical support of such internationally proven products such as Pronal elastomer and environmental protection products used in resource, water and industrial applications, including pipeline systems, as well as pickers and grippers for manufacturing, packaging and food and beverage applications.

“Mr Shewell brings the perfect balance of engineering, marketing and management expertise to the WA team,” says Air Springs Sales and Marketing Manager, Mr James Maslin. “He makes an excellent addition to the WA team and will be an asset to our customers seeking sales, supply and technical support.”

Mr Shewell is a mechanical/marine engineer by trade and has worked with Firestone Industrial Products (for which Air Springs Supply is the national distributor) for more than 20 years. Air Springs Supply has built its reputation over more than 35 years as a supplier of air springs and complementary technology for industrial actuation, isolation and environmental protection, as well as for Firestone air suspension airbags for heavy truck, bus, rail and hard-working light-to-medium vehicle applications.

About Air Springs Supply:

Products on Website

Air Springs products (clockwise from top left) include Firestone air bags, Ride-Rite and Coil-Rite suplementary suspension systems for work and recreational vehicles, Airpicker and Airgripper food and bevarage materials handlkng technology, vibratiion absorbing Marsh-Mellow springs and Pronal environmental pipe stoppers.


The company supplies air springs and associated pneumatic technology for industrial actuation and isolation and for air suspension for heavy truck, bus, rail and hard-working light-to-medium vehicle applications.

Certified to ISO 9001: 2008 Quality Management Systems, Air Springs Supply represents world class products including:

  • Firestone air bags, from the world’s top selling supplier of air springs for heavy vehicles
  • Airstroke® Airmount®  actuators and isolators from Firestone for industrial applications
  • Marsh Mellow® rubber mounts for industrial applications
  • Ride-Rite™ and Coil-Rite airbag helper kits for working vehicles and 4wds
  • Pickers and grippers for manufacturing, packaging and food and beverage applications
  • Pronal Elastomer and environmental protection products, including pipeline systems
  • Contitech air springs for heavy automotive including bus, prime movers, trailers and rail applications.

Alan Shewell can be contacted at:

Unit 4 / 129 Welshpool Road
WELSHPOOL, WA 6106
Ph- (08)9350 6811 Fax- (08)9350 6444
E: ashewell@airsprings.com.au
W: http://wa.allair.com.au/