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July 11 2018 0Comment

Optrel Gold Partner Award

GWS are proud to announce that they have recently been awarded ‘Gold Partner’ status by Optrel. The company’s Commercial Director, Valerie Allen, went out to see Optrel’s operation in Wattwil, Switzerland, along with other top distributors from around the world. Valerie stated: ‘We are very proud to have been given this award and, as Gold […]

April 17 2018 0Comment

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 […]

April 16 2018 0Comment

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 […]

February 22 2018 0Comment

Welding World Awards 2018 – We’re Finalists!

General Welding are proud to announce that we are finalists in the Welding World Awards. Having been nominated in the Best New Welding Product Supplier and Best Welding Distributor categories, General Welding have made it to the final stage! The Welding World Awards are impartial, expertly judged, independent awards that can be won by any […]

December 19 2017 0Comment

General Welding Donate to Snow Camp’s AJ Bell Alpine Challenge 2018

General Welding Supplies are proud to support the AJ Bell Alpine Challenge 2018. The AJ Bell Alpine Challenge is a unique two-day 150km snowsports endurance charity event. This year the challenge is being held between the 25th and the 28th January, and it’s bigger and better than ever! Having grown into a fantastic event in […]

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 […]