About Atlas Air

Atlas Air is an experienced, fresh and dynamic company dedicated to providing the highest level of service for all our clients’ heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) requirements.
Our Managing Director has over 30 years of experience in the air conditioning industry of which 11 years was based abroad in the United Kingdom.
We were proud to celebrate our 15 year anniversary in 2022. 15 years that has seen us grow from a fledgling company to a major player in the industry. During this period we never lost focus of the customer centric approach, that was the catalyst for this rapid growth.
Atlas Air is a Samsung top 3 dealer in Johannesburg and ranked 10th overall in South Africa and have been in the top 30 for the past 4 years.

Why Choose Us?

  • Our Vision

    We undertake various contracts for the supply, installation and maintenance of air conditioning systems for commercial and industrial properties. Our services range from preventative maintenance of all HVAC installations for Blue Chip corporate office buildings, military installations, medical facilities and shopping centres to undertaking installation projects with varying degrees of size and complexity.

    We have gained a strong reputation amongst our clients through our drive to achieve customer satisfaction by providing exemplary performance and reliability.

  • Atlas Air aims to provide our clients with world class service by developing strong relationships and providing top-notch personalised communication structures. We employ environmentally friendly practices and procedures wherever possible and guarantee quality workmanship through service level agreements.

  • Air conditioning equipment is a significant, often critical capital investment for a wide range of organisations. It is therefore vitally important that, once acquired, equipment is set up to function correctly and efficiently in order to optimise and protect that investment. Service Level Agreements can be individually tailored to clients’ needs and specifications.

  • Atlas Air is well placed in the market to assist in the smooth running of air conditioning facilities. We look forward to being able to provide you with competitively priced service contracts and guarantee top quality workmanship.

Meet Our Team

Alastair Collins Alastair Collins Managing Director
Alastair Collins Managing Director The Big Boss who makes sure the machine is well-oiled and running like clock-work.

Ian MacDonald Ian MacDonald General Manager
Ian MacDonald General Manager A passionate individual who strives for success in both his professional and private life. He enjoys playing the bagpipes too.

Gavin Gouws Gavin Gouws Technical Operations Manager
Gavin Gouws Technical Operations Manager Gavin's been with Atlas since 2012 and is often mocked as "Mr Know-it-all". He's a family-guy who is passionate about projects and air-conditioning.

Riaan van der Westhuizen Riaan van der Westhuizen HR Manager
Riaan van der Westhuizen HR Manager His motto is "Do it by the book". No frills, no fuss and no standing still for long enough to answer our questions. He had work to do!

George Ngwenya George Ngwenya Field Services Manager Melrose Arch
George Ngwenya Field Services Manager Melrose Arch "The General" is a fair and understanding manager. He's passionate about air-conditioning and is backed by 25 years of experience.

Lyn Brewis Lyn Brewis Senior Bookkeeper
Lyn Brewis Senior Bookkeeper "The Gogo". The one who whips everyone into shape, when needed. An early riser and hard worker. She loves her yorkie and jazz music.

Priv Moyo Priv Moyo Accounts Clerk
Priv Moyo Accounts Clerk A great multi-tasker who is flexible and reliable. She adapts to situations quickly and says she has "the heart of a servant".

Sesikhona Ngwenya Sesikhona Ngwenya Operations Administrator
Sesikhona Ngwenya `Operations Administrator A fun loving, hardworking sport enthusiast who always greets you with a smile…

Lee Padiachy Lee Padiachy Junior Project Manager
Lee Padiachy Junior Project Manager Lee is quiet but hard working individualand spends his free time working on his car

Meli Ngwenya Meli Ngwenya Administrator
Meli Ngwenya Administrator I consider myself as someone who is mature and every day I work to improve myself and skills which is part of maturing and becoming better at what I do. I love reading novels and travelling and spending time with my family.

Alastair Collins Danielle Smith Senior Credit Controller
Danielle Smith Senior Credit Controller “The Bulldog”. This extremely sporty extrovert loves the bush and is a Springbok swimmer. Also, she hates make-up.

Peter Tippett Peter Tippett Fleet and HSE Co-ordinator
Peter Tippett Fleet and HSE Co-ordinator I’m an avid cyclist and I enjoy working with people and helping out whenever needed.

Lee Padiachy Enhle Kunene Operations administration
Enhle Kunene Operations administration Getting things done is my middle name. Has a bubbly personaltiy, will find humor in anything and has a caring and loyal heart

Meli Ngwenya Craig De Beer Projects
Craig De Beer Projects Our resident HVAC engineer. Projects we have completed demonstrate what we know - future projects decide what we will learn.

Alastair Collins Sonja De Villiers Bookkeeping
Sonja De Villiers Bookkeeping Passionate, Motivated and Dedicated to her work, Family and Dogs. Enjoys Arts and Crafts in her spare time.

Our Services

Preventative Maintenance

Individually tailored service and maintenance contracts. We will create customised plans to ensure that your system is running efficiently.

Technical Engineering Department

Full commissioning service carried out by professionally trained, industry experienced master technicians. Commissioning ensures that unit pressures and temperatures are in line with the specifications from the particular manufacturer, including auditing and condition reporting.


Detailed monthly performance and data reports to keep you informed and in control. Nothing slips past us and we'll make sure it doesn't slip past you either.


Off-site HVAC monitoring service. We can manage your BMS (building management system) off-site. For automatic response to situations and minimal down-time. We'll be fixing the glitch before it becomes a problem.

Emergency breakdown repairs

When a big data centre goes down a huge amount of money is lost per minute. We run a 24/7, 365-days-a-year full call out team across Gauteng. We have successfully managed Vodacom's data centre for 14 years without ANY downtime.

Energy Saving

Energy saving through operational optimisation. Running a green building is more than just being fashionably eco-friendly. There are huge benefits to the company's bottom line, as well. Through regular services, optimal temperatures and saving in off-peak to use during peak periods.

Upgrades & Turnkey solutions

Control upgrades on new and existing equipment such as control scans for Building Management Systems. Complete monitoring and control. Air-conditioning is the biggest energy consumer in a building. We have long lasting relationships with the brands we use (like Trend, Trane & Johnson Controls) and will only use the best. We undertake projects of varying size and complexity and have the requisite skills to deliver a complete solution.

Unit site-building

When equipment cannot be accessed due to building restriction we build a full modification. Units can be assembled at your site, for the specific site where it is needed.

What we specialize in:

HVAC Projects
Site audits · Space specifications · HVAC layout designs ·Quotations with layouts & audits · Commissioning done with COC’s · Operating & Maintenance Manuals · Expert advice on type & size of units for a specific space.
Preventative Services
Preventative maintenance from small enterprises to blue chip companies. We are the data centre and office park specialists.
Emergency breakdown repairs
Our Gauteng based call-out team is fully staffed and on standby and ready to assist 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. With us you have 100% peace of mind.
Regular, monthly, preventative maintenance. For monthly services a technician can be placed on-site to deal with anything that pops up in real-time.
Chiller plant services
OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) · Compressor replacements · Coil replacements · Fan replacements ·Water pipe-work replacements and repairs.
Water Treatment
We use Helamin, a swiss product which uses green technology · No negative effects on the environment.
Atlas Air aims to provide our clients with world class service by developing strong relationships and providing top-notch personalised communication structures. We employ environmentally friendly practices and procedures wherever possible and guarantee quality workmanship through service level agreements.

Atlas Air can offer a wide range of air conditioning equipment including Airedale, Samsung, York, LG, Mitsubishi, Trane and Alliance. In addition we are a proud supplier of the MacLaren console range. These units are environmentally friendly and highly energy-efficient. We cater for direct sales as well as rental options, including installation and maintenance.

Some of our suppliers include

  • Samsung
  • Alliance
  • Airedale
  • MacLaren
  • Mitsubishi
  • Trane
  • CIAT
  • Carrier
  • York
  • Daiken
  • Midea
  • Climaveneta
  • Johnson controls
  • Trend
  • Danfoss
  • Dunham-Bush
  • Emerson
  • Rickard
  • uniflair
  • Metraclark

Happy Clients

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Reiner - Melrose Arch “Atlas Air is our HVAC service provider and has been on the Precinct since 2014. I can safely say that their passion, commitment and willingness to go the extra mile are exactly some of the reasons why they remain our primary preferred HVAC service provider on the Precinct.”
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Brinley - Ambledown Financial Services (Pty) Ltd “A HUGE thank you to all the guys who assisted us in servicing of the AC units . They are very efficient !The Gentleman Calvin? His a real leader ! He took time out to go through every unit with me . Not taking any shine away from the other gents, they were all instrumental !! You have a winning team!! Give those men a BELLS!!!”
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Martin - Growth point properties “Growthpoint properties has successfully been using Atlas Air as our preferred HVAC provider for new installation, upgrades and ongoing servicing at our properties around Gauteng for more than 5 years. The efficiency and professionalism of the team makes it a company we're happy to recommend to all our clients. ”
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Noelene - The Link “I would like to bring to your attention that the technician who attended to the timers and inspected the extractor fan is a most pleasant person to deal with.”
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Cailin - Sandton Financial Planning and Portfolio Management “I would just like to give feedback and compliment Muhammad, on his outstanding work delivered today at our offices in Sandton.
I logged a call out this morning and he helped us out a few hours later.”

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Contact Information

Address Main Office : 17 Picaroon Street, Laser Park,
Honeydew, Johannesburg
Phone Numbers Main Office: +27 (0) 11 794 8101 Fax: +27 (0) 11 794 4347 Emergency Tel: +27 (0) 11 794 8101
Email Address Customer support : info@atlasair.co.za Trading Hours: Monday to Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm
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