Norco, one of the largest independent welding and gas distributors in the US, has acquired Arc Services in West Jordan, Utah, as a strategic addition to its automation and welder services.

Source: Norco

Arc Services, established in 1998, is the west’s dominant regional automation and welding equipment repair facility, according to a statement from Norco which assumed ownership on 1st November. 

Arc Services specialises in the repair and service of all welding, plasma system, cutting table and automation equipment built by major manufacturers. Arc Services has the manpower, knowledge, resources and abilities to get customers up and operating quickly.

With this acquisition, Norco “gains western dominance in the automation and welder service sector” and demonstrates “ongoing commitment to supporting and servicing customer needs from top to bottom, be it routine maintenance and repair of existing equipment or full scale, on-site automation and technical services”.

Robert Gerry, Executive Vice-President – Industrial at Norco, said, “We are very excited about partnering with Arc Services. At Norco, we are 100% committed to our industrial customers which includes not only their ongoing productivity but their financial success moving forward. Investments like these reinforce our commitment and allow us to truly ‘serve our customers better’ each and every day.”

Norco, with headquarters in Boise, Idaho, is one of the largest privately owned welding, safety, medical and gas suppliers in the US and operates more than 70 branches in Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming.