Our Core Offerings

What makes Airgas different? Our unique mix of offerings goes the distance with a combination of packaged and bulk gases, welding hardgoods, safety products, application technologies and services. Take a look at some of our core offerings to understand why Airgas is a trusted partner with comprehensive capabilities to meet complex operational goals.

Industrial Gases

More than 10 million cylinders, approximately 300 high-pressure cylinder-fill plants and 11 acetylene-manufacturing facilities continuously supply a full range of industrial gases, including welding, shielding and cutting gases, to customers across the continent.

Bulk Gases

Production and distribution of merchant volumes—16 air-separation units, more than 60 bulk-gas specialists and more than 16,000 bulk tanks—keep our distribution infrastructure and bulk-gas customers in constant supply.

Medical Gases

Approximately 350 FDA-registered medical gas facilities serve hospitals, medical institutions, home healthcare distributors, physicians’ practices and other medical businesses. We offer these organizations a wide range of critical products, including medical gases, medical gas equipment, medical facility certification, home respiratory therapy equipment and related supplies.

Specialty Gases

Our network of 11 national labs, 70 regional labs, two equipment centers and one R&D center supports products including high-purity, rare, calibration and specialty-blend gases. Approximately three-quarters of our specialty gas labs are ISO 9001-registered and eight are also ISO/IEC 17025-accredited.

Carbon Dioxide and Dry Ice

Eight liquid carbon dioxide plants and 50 dry ice facilities supply customers in the following industries: food processing, food service, beverage, pharmaceutical and biotech. We also produce Penguin Brand® Dry Ice, available in grocery stores and other retail outlets nationwide.

Welding Hardgoods and Safety Products

Six national distribution centers streamline the supply chain for welding hardgoods, safety products, gas equipment, tools and construction supplies to Airgas branches and customers, including Radnor® private-label products.


Our nationwide network of distribution and reclamation centers offers a full range of products and services for the air conditioning and refrigeration industries.


Our national distribution network provides products and services in the U.S. for nitrogen oxide abatement (DeNOx), chemical processing, water treatment and metal finishing.

Welding Rentals

We offer welding and power generation equipment rental and welding-related services through more than 50 Red-D-Arc® locations and Airgas construction stores in North America, while serving Europe through locations in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and France, and the Middle East through a location in the United Arab Emirates. Equipment and services are also available in the Caribbean, Spain, Kazakhstan, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Australia through dealer representation.

Energy and Infrastructure Construction Offering

We offer a complete line of gases, and welding and safety supplies for energy and infrastructure contractors as well as maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) through construction-focused branches. We also provide safety products, consulting and training services through Airgas On-Site Safety Services.

Strategic Accounts


A lowest-total-cost solution for customers with multiple locations, our strategic accounts are organized to support general and specialized industries, and our tailored supply-chain management solutions through Airgas OUTLOOK® Managed Services substantially streamline cylinder and hardgoods procurement.