History of Aircom

Aircom was created in 1964 as an aircraft repair company. The company was sold in 1976, and began to perform general repairs and manufacture chemical sample cylinders. After another sale in 1990, the products and welding service focused on the oil and gas industry. In 1997 Aircom began manufacturing temperature instrumentation and shortly after distributing instrumentation. The business experienced steady growth through the 2000’s and in 2011 it was sold to three employees of the organization. Strong growth continued as the business began to operate with new product offerings, diversified staff and a new vision.

 
 

1964

Established as an aircraft repair company in Edmonton, Alberta.

 

1976

Re-established as Aircom Industries (‘76) focusing on general welding repairs and cylinder manufacturing

 
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1991

Expanded quality management system and focused on welding services and welded products for the industrial process industry.

 

1997

Began to manufacture temperature sensors and instrumentation

 
 

1999

Instrumentation distribution gains momentum with temperature and pressure indicators.

 
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2005

Pressure transmitters are introduced to product offering.

 

2007

Temperature transmitters and signal conditioning products gain more traction with new offering.

 
 

2011

Under new ownership newly amalgamated Aircom Instrumentation Ltd. continues to succeed in the process control industry.

 
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2013

Major focus on operation upgrades including office renovation, equipment upgrades and ERP software implementation.

 

2015

Record sales year...

 
 

2016

Major economic impact to Alberta / Fiscal revenue drops.

 
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2017

Signs of better days ahead oil stable and sales slowly coming back.

 

2018

Aircom rebound exceeding predicted industry growth rates.

 

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