Rochester Welding is now part of Air Gas and will continue to provide services and products to all our customers in in Rochester and Manchester, NY

510 State Street Rochester, NY 14608
Call - (585) 325-4730
Manchester, NY

Rochester Welding Supply Corp
585-289-3091
89 S Main St, Manchester, NY

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Airgas Announces Core Business Acquisitions
Adds four industrial gas and welding supply distributors with
combined annual revenues of approximately $20 million

RADNOR, PA – December [18], 2012 – Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), the largest U.S. supplier of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and related products, today announced that it has acquired the assets and operations of four businesses that complement the Airgas portfolio of products and services.  Combined annual revenues for the four acquired businesses are approximately $20 million.  Financial terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

U.S. Welding & Safety Supply Co., with operations in Miami, FL, specializes in the distribution of welding equipment and welding-related hardgoods, such as consumables.  U.S. Welding joined Airgas USA, LLC’s South region effective December 3rd.

Industrial gas and welding supply distributors Rebel Welding & Industrial Supply, Inc., with operations in Vicksburg, MS, and Tallulah, LA, and Sadler Welding Products, LLC, with operations in Dothan, Eufaula, and Troy, AL, and Panama City, FL, joined Airgas USA, LLC’s South region effective December 3rd and December 17th, respectively.

Rochester Welding Supply Corp., an industrial gas and welding supply distributor with operations in Rochester and Manchester, NY, joined Airgas USA, LLC’s Northeast region effective December 17th.

“Each of these businesses has a history of outstanding customer service and enhances Airgas’ position in its respective area,” said Les Graff, Airgas Senior Vice President - Corporate Development. “We welcome all of our new associates to the Airgas family and look forward to providing our new customers with the most complete offering of products, services, and expertise in the industry.”

Since the beginning of its fiscal year, Airgas has acquired 12 businesses with aggregate annual revenues of approximately $39 million.

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