American Welding & Gas, Inc. (AWG), one of the largest independent gas and welding distributors in the US, has been named to the 2018 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100. 

Each year, Grant Thornton ranks North Carolina’s 1000 largest privately owned companies. Companies that find a spot on the list are ones that greatly impact the local economy. Together they employ over 100,000 people in a diverse group of industries.

Three Trail Creek Investment companies made the 2018 top 100 list. National Coatings and Supplies ranked 17, while Warren Oil Company landed at 38. AWG found its rank at 56.

Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, AWG attributes its continued growth and success to its dedicated team members. Acquisitions and green starts have expanded the company’s infrastructure allowing a constant influx of new markets for their products and services.

AWG distinguishes itself by being a solutions provider to their customers. With nearly seven decades of experience, AWG has the knowledge and resources necessary to guide, support and adapt as a customer’s business grows. AWG treats each customer as a partnership and tailors a custom gas delivery system, delivery schedule and product mix that meets both the customer’s current and future needs.