About us

The company

VABS Ltd was formed in 2003 and has become one of the leading privately owned vacuum and low pressure blowing specialist providers.

A little about us

VABS Ltd’s (Vacuum and Blowing Solutions) heritage dates back to 1986 when the company owner founded Dynavac in NZ, which was the nation’s first specialist industrial vacuum and low pressure blower products supplier.  We have  support centres in Auckland, Waikato and Christchuch regions with a combined personnel experience package of well over 100 years.   Our head office is located in Silverdale, North Auckland where we maintain a stockholding of around $ 3,000,000 in vacuum pumps, blowers and related items.  We supply to markets such as dairy, meat packaging, food products, industrial and composites.


VABS Ltd supplies and installs vacuum pump and blowing equipment throughout Australasia and provides clients with a one stop shop for purchase and support of all commonly installed vacuum and low pressure blowing equipment.  Brands stocked and supported include; Edwards, PVR Rotant/Agilent, Gardner Denver/Rietschle, Busch, Pedro Gil, Wonchang, FPZ, Becker, Finder/Ing Centra, Nash, Leybold/Sogevac, DVP and  Robuschi. 

Key drivers and values

  • To provide the highest level of service within the vacuum and low pressure blowing industry.
  • To engage in mutually beneficial and long term relationships.
  • Through a high quality of communication and understanding, gain an insight into our customer’s business allowing us to make contributions with maximum benefit.
  • To make technically superior decisions and actions.
  • To always act professionally, honestly, with a hardworking ethic and to be accountable for our actions.

Key staff

Brendan Walker - manager and OEM/distributor support specialist

Hani Selim - South Island sales and service Manager

Winston Rishworth - Sales and service manager

Derek Goldfinch - SolidWorks, system and air knife specialist

Kane Kadlec - Site service specialist

Richard Morton - Workshop manager

Gail James - Administration

Ashley McDonald - Spare parts manager

Paul Mortimer - Vacmobile composites systems

Ed Daniel - Overhaul technician

Dan Armstrong - Overhaul technician

Jason Keil - Warehouse assistant

Paul Vickers - High vacuum specialist

Harry Vickers - High vacuum specialist



Composite-use vacuum systems

Vacmobiles.com Ltd


Edwards Vacuum Distributors

Hivac Ltd


Waikato and lower North Island Installations and Service

Vlad Copocean of Advanced Vacuum and Pressure Ltd

email: sales@avp.co.nz

Phone: 027 211 7202


Suppliers links


PVR Aglient

FPZ srl

Finder Pompe