6309 Monarch Park Place, Suite 203
Niwot, CO 80503, USA
Phone (303) 443-5060
Toll free (888) 742-5060
Airgas plans to run these locations as part of Airgas North Central, one of 12 regional companies within Airgas, the nation's largest distributor of gases, welding supplies and related products. It plans to offer employment to Interstate's 160 employees.
Founded in 1946, Interstate has been owned by the Higley family since 1969. The company distributes welding equipment and supplies, bulk and cylinder gas, tools, abrasives and safety products. It also distributes fire protection systems and fire safety supplies. Both current President and CEO Bill Higley and his father, Hugh Higley Sr., are past presidents of the National Welding Supply Association, the trade association now known as Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA).
Bill Higley has been named national manager ﾖ distributor channel to support the Airgas regional companies in coordinating services to distributors and resellers.