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October 05 2017 0Comment

GWS Partner with Fronius

General Welding Supplies are proud to have partnered with Fronius – who provide the perfect solution whatever the welding application. Founded in 1945, Fronius’ success has come from a passion for new technologies, intensive research and revolutionary solutions. With 28 subsidiaries on 4 continents, Fronius is global leader in innovation and technology. As world market leader […]

General Welding Supplies visit Schweissen & Schneiden Dusseldorf Welding Fair

GWS’ Sales Director, Mike Horan, visited the 2017 Schweissen & Schneiden Dusseldorf Welding Fair last week. Schweissen & Schneiden has been an international trade fair for over 65 years, focusing on the joining, cutting and surfacing technology industries. This global gathering brings together businesses, buyers and market leaders from all over the world every four […]

September 14 2017 0Comment

Welding World Awards 2018 – We’re nominated!

General Welding has been nominated for two Welding World Awards in the Best New Welding Product Supplier and Best Welding Distributor categories. The Welding World Awards are impartial, independent awards that can be won by any company associated with, and working within the welding industry. The aim of The Welding World Awards is to seek […]

January 14 2017 0Comment

Cougartron Partnership

General Welding Supplies are proud to announce that we are now working in partnership with Cougartron. See our range of Cougartron weld cleaning products –

July 22 2016 0Comment

Hiremasters introduce SAFFRO 420 DIGISTEEL MIG welding machines to their comprehensive hire fleet

Looking to always advance with the latest technological developments Hiremasters have shown they are the leaders in Welding Equipment hire with the investment of SAFFRO 420 DIGISTEEL machines.  The DIGISTEEL 420 offers a new generation of inverter using 30% less primary consumption regarding conventional equipment, saving significant amounts on the energy cost.  It offers a […]

May 18 2016 0Comment

Bohler team up with GWS

GWS have added Bohler Voestalpine to their vast range of welding wire and electrodes.  Mike Horan Operations Director says “Bohler have a very proud and rich history of being one of the best manufactures of welding wire and electrodes and we as a company are happy to be able to offer our customers Bohler’s quality […]

May 15 2015 0Comment

GWS Awarded Supplier of the Year By Interserve

General Welding Supplies (NW) Ltd., have been awarded ‘Supplier of the Year’ by Interserve, at the ‘Best of the Best’ awards ceremony in Oxford on 22nd March 2012. Interserve recognise suppliers that have made key contributions throughout the year. GWS work with Interserve to provide total welding support and operate as a partner on projects […]

May 05 2015 0Comment

GWS joins the Bolton Business Board to raise funds for NSPCC

Formed in 2011, the Bolton Business Board is made up of key business leaders in Bolton and Bury, and raises money to support the ChildLine schools service in the Bolton and Bury area. The Board raises funds through developing corporate adoptions, organising corporate events, and members also help to raise awareness of the NSPCC’s work […]