Operate at peak efficiency
Being able to accurately cut materials is one of the keys to keeping your production flowing. An inefficient process, unexpected equipment failure or other maintenance emergency brings both unhappy customers and lost profits. To avoid unplanned downtime and ensure your production stays on schedule, you need a reliable computer numerical control (CNC) cutting system that meets your specific needs and can deliver the precise cuts you want. Whether you’re performing a plasma, laser or oxy-fuel cutting application, you need solutions that deliver the high quality performance you require.
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Unlock expertise and solutions that help you compete in cutting
With more than 40 years experience in the metal fabrication industry, Airgas provides the cutting gases, equipment, consumables and process expertise for any cutting application. In addition, we have a comprehensive service offer, including periodic maintenance, retrofitting, installation and equipment location. We are dedicated to helping our customers grow their business by finding and implementing cost-saving programs. In fact, we’ve developed an entire program built around helping our customers be more competitive via sustainable cost reductions. The Unlocking the Hidden Cost of Welding™ program does just that, starting with a thorough Welding Efficiency Analysis™ to help you analyze and benchmark your current performance as compared to your peers. Additionally, our 10 Advanced Fabrication application centers located across the country allow us to provide demo, testing and training opportunities to further support your efforts to remain competitive.
There’s a lot of opportunity to be more efficient in your welding operation. Can you guess how much waste occurs in an average manufacturing facility?
Hear from one of our Advanced Fabrication experts
Nothing gets welded until something gets cut.
Bill Pharmer, National Sales Manager — Advanced Fabrication
“Nothing gets welded until something gets cut. Whether it’s plasma, oxy-fuel, laser or mechanical, accuracy of the cuts and the fit up of those parts greatly impact the overall productivity of any welding operation.”
Get everything you need for a top-performing cutting operation
Gases for cutting in a variety of supply modes
Hardgoods and consumables for cutting from various manufacturers, including RADNOR®
Cutting equipment from all the leading manufacturers plus 10 Advanced Fabrication centers across the U.S. with testing, demo and application development capabilities as well as cutting services, including equipment installation, training, retrofitting, service and preventive maintenance
Solutions, products and expertise that help improve safety for metal fabrication
Supply chain solutions for visibility, control and savings
Resources to keep you ahead
Mechanized Cutting Services
Learn more about the tools we offer to help you compete, including systematic savings programs and the expertise of our Advanced Fabrication experts.
To meet the precise and consistent purity specifications needed for optimal laser performance and tolerance, we produce our LaserPLUS gases under the strictest quality control.
Unlocking the Hidden Cost of Welding
Listen to our customers describe their experience in the Unlocking the Hidden Cost of Welding class and the impact it’s had on the way they see their business.
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