Memphis, Tenn., August 2, 2012– Memphis-based nexAir LLC, one of the largest distributors of atmospheric gases and welding supplies in the United States, announced today it has acquired SJ Welding & Industrial Supply, LLC, located on Harbor Avenue in Memphis.
“SJ Welding has been a successful part of the Memphis economy for 21 years and we are excited for this next step,” said Steve Meyers, president and owner of SJ Welding. “nexAir is a strong company with a bright future and we are thrilled for the opportunity.”
SJ Welding’s one location will remain open and be rebranded as nexAir. Founded in 1991, the majority of SJ Welding’s customers are based in the Memphis area.
“SJ Welding has built a solid reputation for customer service and we look forward to continuing that reputation among existing and future customers,” said Kevin McEniry, nexAir CEO.
Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.
nexAir is one of the largest distributors of atmospheric gases and welding supplies in the United States. Founded in 1940, the company sells, packages and distributes atmospheric gases, including medical, specialty and industrial gases. nexAir also sells related products, including welding equipment, welding supplies, safety supplies and dry ice. For more information about nexAir, visit www.nexAir.com.
For more information, contact:
nexAir Public Relations
Phone: (901) 344-5221