Client Stories

Mapping the road to success

nexAir: Innovation On Time and Within Budget

A New Hydrogen Fill Facility Takes Shape. For years nexAir had been growing their hydrogen business organically, but the volumes were not enough for them to commit to the capital necessary for a new Hydrogen Fill Facility. After performing a deeper analysis of their true costs they identified an annual freight expense to ship hydrogen into the area in excess of $80,000. Armed with this information nexAir sought out a knowledgeable partner to work within the design, installation and long term support of the program. They turned to Weldcoa.
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Gas & Supply: Strategic Growth Enabled by Automation

 Mapping the Road to Successful Growth The United States economy grew 1.9% in 2013, a decrease from the 2.8% growth rate in 2012. However, economic growth on a state-by-state level has been dramatically different than the country as a whole. Oklahoma, for example, experienced GDP growth of 4.2% in 2013.
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Cee Kay Supply Increases Purity, Accuracy and Consistency

One of Missouri’s Largest Independent Distributors Invests in a State-of-the-Art Fill Plant Cee Kay Supply’s history with automated cylinder filling dates back to 1997, when the St. Louis, MO, independent gas and welding-equipment supplier installed its first fill plant. Fast forward to 2014 and that semi-automatic island, updated with an equipment retrofit in 2005, had lost much its ability to perform reliably and consistently. Quality control had become an ongoing challenge, cross contamination a pesky, daily hurdle. Something had to change.
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The Butler Gas Specialty: Making Informed Decisions

The Decision Process for Expanding a Specialty Gas Filling Operation The success of Butler Gas Products, a 65 year old, 3rd generation family business, can be credited directly to their ability to think and plan for the long-term.
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B&J Welding Supply

Capitalizing on Tremendous Market Potential. Automated fill plant captures a rapidly growing market. B&J Welding Supply’s fifth and newest location in Midland, Texas exceeds all customer expectations as it takes on the gas market deep within the Permain Basin, the most prolific oil-producing region in the United States.
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American Welding & Gas: Custom Fit Automation Ensures a Competitive Edge.

 Palletization and Custom Filling Automation American Welding & Gas chose Weldcoa to integrate palletization into their existing Indiana plant, and custom fit filling automation to meet their needs and budget. Expected ROI: 2-3 years. It didn’t take long for AW&G to realize that Weldcoa was their ideal partner for transforming their existing fill plant into a palletized facility. What they didn’t realize was that they would get much more than they expected.
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