Airworks Twister Diesel Air System


An industry first with our up to 40, 100 or 185 CFM compressors in a compact package. Created from industry demand, the people at Airworks have listened well and responded with a high performance, fuel efficient, lightweight compressor for almost any commercial application imaginable

Reduce Expences

  • Compact diesel engines burn up to 90% less fuel than most diesel service trucks.
  • Prevents unnecessary wear on vital chassis components.
  • Reduced service intervals = savings
  • Installation is fast and simple.
  • Reduced carbon footprint.
  • Decreased fuel consumption.
  • Complies with anti-idle laws in most states.
  • Sound level 84 dB at low speed 87 dB at high speed.


  • Twister's compact Diesel meets strict Tier 3 emissions. C.A.R.B. certified.
  • Fuel Consumption 1.6 liters per hour / 0.42 U.S. gallons per hour under 100% service. Up to 90% savings.
  • Using Airworks' cold weather package, tying into your chassis, eliminates any cold start issues by circulating coolant through the cooling system.
  • Reduces chassis idle times to zero on site, satisfying anti-idle laws
  • Reduce Installation time. Standard mounting of Airworks compressors takes approx. 2 hrs. Twisters were designed not only for ease of installation, but also to make the transfer to a new chassis simple, resulting in reduced down time, and expense.
  • Extended service intervals on your truck.
  • May qualify for environmental rebate
  • Ease of installation
    • Mounting bolts
    • Hook up battery cable
    • Hook up fuel line to chassis tank.

Enviromental Benifits

  • Reduced carbon footprint.
  • Decreased fuel consumption.
  • Complies with anti-idle laws in most states.
  • Sound level 84 dB at low speed 87 dB at high speed.

Safety Features


  • 200 psi Pressure Relief Valve
  • High Temperature AutomaticShut Down
  • Low Oil Pressure Automatic Shut Down
  • Direct Mount Hydraulic Pump up to 4500 psi
  • Generator/Welder
  • Custom Paint and Decals on Body
  • Oil Pressure, Temperature and Air Pressure
  • Positive Air Shut Off
  • Cold Weather Package - Tying Compressor Cooling System to Chassis Cooling System
  • Remote Start
  • Diesel Tank Attached
  • Battery Skid and 12V Battery Pak
  • Skid mounted units (self contained)
  • Portable Units Available

Standard Features

  • Diesel Rotaryscrew Compressor up to 40,100, 85 CFM
  • Hour Meter
  • Temperature and Oil Pressure Shut Down Protection
  • Electric Start
  • Charging system maintains truck battery
  • Ties into Chassis fuel tank

Compressor Power

  • 2 Cylinder Liquid Cooled Compact Diesel
  • Glow Plugs & Electric Fuel Shut Off.
  • 1L / hr at idle = 1.6L/hr at 100% Load
  • Alternate fuel systems available.


  • Type: Oil Flooded Rotary Screw


  • 18" (W) x 32" (L) x 29" (H)
  • Lightweight Aluminum Body / Steel Frame

System Weight

  • 354 lbs (160 kgs)

Oil Cooler

  • Liquid to Liquid

Idle Control

  • Electric
  • Automatic


  • 2 Years / 2000 hr on Unit
  • Extended Service Plans Available


  • Service Trucks
  • Drilling Rigs
  • Compressor Stations
  • Service Rigs
  • Ships
  • Plant Air Systems
  • Emergency Response
  • Lube Trucks
  • Skids
  • Demolition
  • Mining
  • Logging
  • Remote Construction
  • Tire Companies
  • Race Teams
  • Custom Applications
  • Military Applications
  • Portable Fire Suppression Systems
  • Compressed air foam system with our
    optional water pump