Air Compressor Rentals

Cat Air Compressors for Rent

Every work site needs a reliable air compressor for air-powered equipment and tools. Without one, you and your team can fall behind schedule fast, which can result in exceeding your project’s budget and losing out on future jobs. An air equipment rental provides a solution you can depend on, whether it’s an emergency or part of your next project’s plans.

At Altorfer Cat we know compressed air. Our rental team will provide you with specific cfm, psig, or dew point requirements for any application. Our air compressor rental units deliver low-cost air at any flow and pressure for ultimate flexibility.

Air Compressor Types Available:


We recognize that every work site requires different kinds of machinery. That’s why we maintain a fleet of low-hour air equipment rentals that receive regular and preventative maintenance from our expert technicians. They’re ready to deliver the power and performance you need.

  • Portable air compressor rentals: Supply your tools and other hardware with the air supply they require with our diesel-powered portable air compressors for rent. Air pressure for our air compressors ranges from 100 to 200 psi, with an air output rating of 900 to 1600 CFM.


Our air compressor rental units are a perfect choice for any construction or industrial purpose. Common uses for temporary air include:

  • Bridge construction
  • Facility shutdowns
  • Construction sites
  • Manufacturing
  • Irrigation blowouts/winterization
  • Sewer cleaning
  • Ice blasting
  • Wind farms (lines going to these towers are blown through conduit)
  • Blowing of telecommunication lines through conduit
  • Painting and sandblasting
  • Pneumatic material transfer
  • Mining and drilling
  • Pneumatic material transfer
  • Mining and drilling


For more than six decades, our goal has been to offer honest advice to our customers alongside quality equipment and service. That’s why our motto is “Tell it like it is.” It’s also why we provide comprehensive service when it comes to our air equipment rentals. Features of our rental services include:

  • Equipment delivery and pickup
  • Operator training
  • Custom short- and long-term rentals
  • Free quotes for air equipment rentals
  • Competitive prices
  • Support seven days a week and 24 hours a day

You’ll find our rental stores in Bettendorf, Dubuque, Cedar Falls, Cedar Rapids and West Burlington, IA, and Elmhurst, Wauconda, Joliet, Decatur, Springfield, Champaign, and East Peoria, IL and Hammond, IN. You’ll also meet our knowledgeable and engaging staff who are ready to help you rent an air compressor or pneumatic tool for your project.

Browse our inventory of rental air equipment today!

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