General Welding Supplies are one of the UK's largest welding suppliers, offering unrivaled sales, premium equipment hire and specialist consultancy. For all of your welding requirements speak to one of our experts today or request a quote.

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Why Choose Us?

Experts in Welding Support

Founded in 1982, General Welding Supplies has continuously developed and expanded to respond to the needs of our Clients. In addition to the sales of a wide range of welding machines, associated plant and consumables we offer welding consultancy, welder training, routine servicing, repair, calibration and gas safety checks.

Full UK Coverage

General Welding Supplies provide full coverage of the UK for all of our sales, hire and support services. Our UK wide field based team are on hand to deliver all of your welding support requirements. Increasingly we are serving Clients throughout Europe and beyond.

All Leading Brands

Our stocks of new equipment, parts and consumables is extensive and we supply products from leading suppliers in the welding manufacturing industry. Our service, repair and refurbishment capability is wide ranging and we undertake work on machines supplied by ourselves.

Here to Help

Our philosophy is simple. We use our extensive resources and expertise to ensure that we meet all of your welding related requirements in a professional manner. We have experience of serving Clients in all of the main industry sectors. Call today to discuss your current and upcoming requirements.

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We are proud to have a long standing relationship with General Welding Supplies. On site or in the workshop the team at GWS always deliver allowing us to make sure our jobs run correctly.

Always very happy to help, deliver on time and keep you up to date with the latest technology.

I have used General Welding for the past 20 years. The products and service they supply are always the best quality, orders are always processed promptly and the staff are extremely helpful.

The team at General Welding have supported us throughout all our jobs over the last 20 years plus. There comprehensive hire fleer and also the knowledge and support given from the sales staff and team of engineers has been second to none.