Pneumatic actuation, isolation and airbag specialist Air Springs Supply announces the appointment of Mr Allan Shewell as the new manager for Western Australia.

In his new role as the company’s WA State manager, Mr Shewell will work with the WA team to further drive business growth in the region.

Mr Shewell will be responsible for managing 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.

His role will also encompass sales and technical support of 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.

According to Air Springs Sales and Marketing Manager, Mr James Maslin, Mr Shewell brings the perfect balance of engineering, marketing and management expertise to the WA team, and will be an asset to their customers seeking sales, supply and technical support.

A mechanical/marine engineer by trade, Mr Shewell has worked with Firestone Industrial Products for more than 20 years. Firestone is distributed in Australia by Air Springs Supply.