Associated Equipment Company has purchased American Weldquip of Sharon Center, Ohio effective January 1, 2018. Associated Equipment Company is the parent company of Profax-Lenco in Pearland, Texas. Profax-Lenco is an American manufacturer of torches for MIG, TIG, Flux Cored, Sub-Arc, and Arc Gouging as well as Positioning Equipment and many other types of welding products. All Operations, Sales and Management for American Weldquip will remain in Ohio.
American Weldquip, Inc., Sharon Center, Ohio, a manufacturer of semi-automatic and robotic torches and peripherals, has appointed Dan Gnesda District Sales Manager – Michigan.
Dan Gnesda will be mainly responsible for managing all sales activities in Michigan. Gnesda joins the company with over 37 years process experience in robotic and semi-automatic welding applications as well as an extensive sales and management background. Prior to joining the company Gnesda was previously employed by Roy Smith Company, Michigan Arc Products and Thermadyne covering the Detroit Michigan Territory.