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Atlas Copco Compressors Acquires Compressed Air Systems

Atlas Copco Compressors announced the acquisition of the operating assets of Compressed Air Systems, Inc. (CAS) – a distributor of compressors, quality air systems, and associated equipment. Established in 1984, CAS provides professional equipment sales, system design, installation, 24/7 service for compressed air and industrial vacuum systems to North Carolina, South Carolina, and Central Virginia.

“CAS has a strong service business and a very knowledgeable team,” said Vagner Rego, Business Area President Compressor Technique. "North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia are areas with great growth potential, and the acquisition will enable us to reach our goal to get closer to customers.” 

Located in Salisbury, North Carolina, CAS is a privately owned company and has 30 employees. The company will become an Atlas Copco direct branch within the East region territory for Atlas Copco Compressors USA. The purchase price is not material relative to Atlas Copco’s market capitalization and is not disclosed.

Atlas Copco Compressors

Atlas Copco Compressors LLC is part of the Compressor Technique Business Area, headquartered in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Atlas Copco Compressors provides innovative solutions, including world-class compressors, air blowers, industrial coolers, vacuum pumps, quality air products, and gas generation systems, all backed with full service, remote monitoring, and auditing services. With a nationwide service and distribution network, Atlas Copco Compressors is your local, national, and global partner for all your compressed air needs. Learn more at