Quality Steel acquires American Welding

Quality Steel Corporation (QSC) in Cleveland, an ASME propane tank manufacturer and industry leader in value-added services to the customer, announced today the acquisition of American Welding and Tank (AWT) from Taylor-Wharton International.

American Welding and Tank has been recognized as one of the leaders in the propane tank industry since 1917 and has manufacturing facilities in Fremont, Ohio and West Jordan, Utah. The acquisition gives Quality Steel the ability to increase its production capacity while utilizing strategically located facilities to better serve its customer base.

President and CEO of Quality Steel, Jim Tims, said, “Quality Steel has survived and grown by setting the industry standards for quality and customer service. We plan to use these same standards to earn the trust and loyalty of the many faithful customers of American Welding and Tank that we will be welcoming to our customer base. We are excited about the many new relationships we will be developing within the propane gas industry.”

Virgil Mullins, COO at QSC, stated, “We are looking forward to joining two companies that have such rich histories of quality and customer service. Our combined capacity and manufacturing expertise will allow us to better serve the future needs of the propane industry.”

QSC’s VP of Sales and Marketing, Lynn Hardin, added, “This acquisition will expand our product offerings as well as provide Quality Steel an opportunity to improve upon our delivery model. We look forward to integrating the synergies that exist between the two companies to provide the customer with the best experience possible.”

Source: Quality Steel Corp.

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One Response to “Quality Steel acquires American Welding”

  1. gary allison Says:

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