Welding & Metal Fabrication

INDUSTRIAL GAS SUPPLY AND TECHNOLOGY FOR WELDING & METAL FABRICATION

Sparking productivity

At Praxair, we are a trusted provider of industrial gases, applications, products and services that support welding, cutting and other processes. Our ProStar® product line includes welding supplies, cutting machines and automation from a large variety of manufacturers, and our strategically distributed plants and hubs allow us to efficiently supply our customers with our full range of industrial and process gases. But our service goes beyond providing high-quality products. We are an overall solutions provider and through our exclusive StarSolver® Productivity Enhancement Program, we work with you to reduce manufacturing costs, increase productivity and improve quality. We also have five R&D centres dedicated to developing new technologies that help you do just that.

INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS FOR THE WELDING & METAL FABRICATION INDUSTRY

Cutting Process

Cutting Processes

We’ll help you find the right gas for any industrial cutting application. From oxy-fuel to plasma arc to laser cutting, our gases and supply systems can make all the difference in your productivity.

Welding Processes

Welding Processes

We work with you to select and apply the most cost effective welding process for your needs. From laser to submerged arc and gas metal arc welding, our expertise spans across the board.

Brazing & Soldering

Our gases and consumables for brazing and soldering systems help you create strong, reproducible joints by minimizing oxide formation and filler metal flashing. At Praxair, we will work with you to determine the best brazing or soldering system to produce the highest-quality joints possible.

PRODUCTS FOR THE WELDING & METAL FABRICATION INDUSTRY

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Automated Cutting Solutions

Metal fabrication companies are seeking ways to lower costs, increase output, eliminate scrap/waste and manage the availability of skilled workers. Praxair is constantly looking for new ways to meet these needs. To this end, we have prepared a 32-page catalogue of Automated Cutting Solutions.

The new catalogue includes information on;

  • ProStar professional CNC cutting tables to fit practically any budget from the small fab shop to the larger, high-volume production user

  • Metal forming equipment such as ProStar press brakes and shears as well as plate rolls and angel rolls

  • Robotic beam and plate processing equipment

  • Hypertherm power supplies

  • Praxair gases & blends used in applications from manual cutting to lasers

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Safety Product Guide

Safety products and safety equipment are as necessary to industry as having good employees to run the business. Choosing the right personal protective equipment (PPE) can be a complex task, even for experienced safety product professionals.

We have expanded our safety offering and now have over 3,000 safety products.  This 150-page catalogue is divided into 6 sections, consisting of Eye, Head and Face; Hearing; Respiratory; Hand; Apparel and Area Protection; and Miscellaneous Safety Products.

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Prostar Product Guide

With a commitment to increased productivity and innovation, Praxair offers our customers high-quality welding, cutting and safety products under the ProStar  brand name. In the ProStar Product Guide, you will not only find the high-quality products you need for your everyday requirements, but also details to help you make an informed decision about selecting the equipment and accessories that are right for your operation.

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INDUSTRIAL SERVICES FOR THE WELDING & METAL FABRICATION INDUSTRY

StarSolver® Productivity Enhancement Program

Using the StarSolver® solution approach, we will review your current welding practices, analyze the data collected and recommend high quality, low cost solutions. And we’ll work with you every step of the way.

StarDirectTM Distribution System

We offer a large inventory of welding products in North America. With 25 strategically located distribution centres, we can guarantee on-time delivery of over 30,000 items from more than 200 of the industry’s best manufacturers.

At Praxair, we partner with you to optimize every step of your process. From consultation to implementation and use, we offer a range of services that help you monitor and manage your gas supply to help you do more with less.

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