Our Unique Advantage


As a leading single-source suppliers of all things gases, welding and safety, Airgas offers a wide range of products to suit your needs. Combine that with the industry’s best team and a tightly unified supply chain and you get more than just a supplier. You get a cost-saving, efficiency-enhancing partner dedicated to your success.

A leader in gases

Airgas is proud to be a leader in U.S. gas industry, offering a full range of packaged industrial, medical and specialty gases to meet your needs:

 

  • As the fifth-largest U.S. producer and largest purchaser of bulk atmospheric gases, we can offer competitive prices and unparalleled service
  • We are the leading U.S. supplier of liquid carbon dioxide and dry ice, serving a broad customer base and multiple applications
  • As the largest U.S. producer of nitrous oxide, we serve industrial customers and government agencies in times of need
  • We offer the leading platform in the following U.S. markets: refrigerants, ammonia and process chemicals

Airgas also offers a full range of supply modes for every requirement:

  • Cylinders (300 SCF)
  • Dewars  (5,000 SCF)
  • MicroBulk (50,000 SCR)
  • Bulk, Tube Trailers (Merchant: 600,000 SCF) 
  • Pipeline, Onsite ASUs (Tonnage: 5M+ SCF/Day)

Along with gases, we’re a leading supplier of welding and safety products

In addition to a full range of gases, Airgas offers a wide range of welding and safety products. In fact, we’re the largest company in North America offering this complete product line under one roof. By consolidating vendors with one trusted company, you can free up your administrative staff, liberate management from juggling vendors and see cost savings by streamlining billing, accounting and other procurement tasks. Potential benefits include:

  • Significant cost savings
  • Supply consistency through localized service
  • Assurance of proper product selection with field support
  • Standardized vending and inventory management

Our comprehensive offering includes:

Welding Hardgoods

  • Welding machines
  • Filler metals
  • Gas apparatus
  • Abrasives and other peripherals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals™

  • Welder rentals (Our 60,000 unit fleet ensures high availability)
  • Welding positioning equipment
  • Portable power & lighting rentals
  • Dry ice blasting

Safety and Personal Protective Equipment

  • Head-to-toe protection
  • Respiratory protection
  • Fall protection
  • Gas monitoring

On-Site Safety Services

  • High-purity supplemental breathing air
  • Equipment rental and repair
  • On-site safety coordination

The industry’s best team

The Airgas team is more than 16,000 associates strong. Our expert team is diverse and knowledgeable:

  • Engineers and chemists
  • Welding process specialists
  • Safety specialists
  • Specialty gas and bulk gas specialists
  • Construction specialists
  • Supply-chain management specialists

A storehouse of knowledge. A stockpile of answers.

  • Assistance with optimizing product selection and welding process implementation
  • Supply-chain solutions to standardize processes and lower costs
  • Recommendations for safety and compliance to help you keep your workers safe and your policies in check

Full range of gases

  • Industrial
  • Medical
  • Specialty
  • Refrigerants
  • Ammonia

Why choose Airgas?

Gases, welding and safety—from one trusted partner

  • Range of delivery modes
  • Welding hardgoods
  • Safety products and expertise

Industry-leading team

  • Expert team for product selection and deployment
  • One vendor adds up to consistency, efficiency and cost savings

Multichannel services

To serve you better whenever you need us, wherever you are, we’ve developed a multi-channel service network. Whether through our branches, our representatives or online, our multi-channel service network makes sure you’ll get whatever you need to build on your success.

  • More than 1,100 locations
    Known locally nationwide, we have retail branches, filling plants, specialty gas labs, gas production facilities and distribution centers strategically located coast to coast
  • Expert account managers and industry specialists
    Get unrivaled industry insight and unbiased recommendations on products, processes and safety from experienced people who know what it takes to keep you ahead of the competition
  • Dedicated telesales teams
    Knowledgeable about the full spectrum of Airgas products, our Airgas Total Access product specialists offer the best customer care in the industry
  • Robust eProcurement platform
    World-class customers deserve a world-class ecommerce solution that helps them control costs, save time and increase their competitive edge