Airgas, Inc., Radnor, PA, has acquired Pima Welding Supply, Inc., an industrial gas and welding supply distributor in Tucson, AZ. The business has been integrated into Airgas West, one of the regional companies within Airgas.
Pima, which had annual sales of nearly $5 million in the 12 months ended June 30, 2007, provides Airgas West with an industrial cylinder fill plant that will help improve service to customers in the Tucson area. The second location, a retail store, will provide a presence on the north side of Tucson.
Airgas is a U.S. distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and hardgoods, such as welding equipment and supplies, safety products, nitrous oxide and dry ice, liquid carbon dioxide, process chemicals, refrigerants and ammonia products.