ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has acquired European flow control and oxy-fuel solutions specialist Gas Control Equipment (GCE).
With headquarters in Malmö, Sweden, GCE offers full solutions for general industrial, healthcare, high-purity and science and research applications. It employs more than 900 people.
“GCE offers industry leading brands and a rich tradition,” says ESAB president Shyam Kambeyanda. “GCE businesses have more than 100 years of experience developing, manufacturing and distributing equipment for pressure and flow control of high pressure gases, as well as cutting and welding equipment. The opportunities created by combining GCE with ESAB’s global presence and continuous improvement culture will drive both businesses to achieve new heights of success.”