The Association of Welding Distribution Ltd (AWD) has confirmed that more than 30 exhibitors have signed-up to feature in the AWD Welding World™ village at MACH 2012.

MACH 2012 will take place from 16th-20th April 2012 at the NEC in Birmingham, UK. The event is receiving support through AWD who are sponsoring this year’s Welding World Village. The village will feature a Welding World Seminar area, a hospitality lounge in addition to an exhibition which will showcase an array of key companies involved in the welding and cutting sector.

…it is the ideal platform for welding companies to reach UK manufacturers

Adrian Hawkins, AWD Director & National Chairman

Companies to feature include Air Products, BOC, Flextraction Ltd, Gullco International Ltd and Weldability-SIF. BOC will be taking the opportunity to début its new single-stage, two gauge Edge regulator, as well as a beta-version of the BOC Welding Pack, which is aimed particularly towards the small-scale occasional user.

Meanwhile, Weldability-SIF will showcase its ‘SIFGun’ range of high-duty 200A, 300A and 400A  air-cooled MIG torches and its Phantom range of lightweight ADF welding helmets, alongside other welding equipment.

Adrian Hawkins, AWD Director & National Chairman outlined popularity in this year’s event. He said, “This is the first time that welding products in such great number have been exhibited under one roof in the UK for some years and MACH 2012 being the UK’s leading manufacturing equipment show, it is the ideal platform for welding companies to reach UK manufacturers”.

Toby Gourley, Chairman of the AWD Exhibition Committee added, “I’m delighted with the response our membership has shown to MACH exhibition 2012, it’s representative of how important the industry views this excellent event, by making commitments to showcase their products and offerings to the end users and industry experts at MACH this year.”