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Welding World Award 2018 Winners!

General Welding Supplies are extremely proud to announce they have won Best Welding Distributor at the 2018 Welding World Awards! Commenting after the announcement, Valerie Allen, Commercial Director at General Welding said: “We are delighted to have won Best Welding Distributor at the prestigious Welding World Awards. We take a lot of pride in what […]

London to Paris Charity Cycle – Please Donate Here

Alison Horan, the wife of a General Welding Supplies Director, is cycling from London to Paris to raise funds for 3-year-old Callum’s SDR operation, which will make a huge difference to Callum’s life. Taking place in June of this year, Alison will be cycling 320 miles over 4 days for this wonderful cause. Everyone here […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 –

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]