Welding & Industrial Gas Suppliers

A comprehensive property and casualty insurance program designed for welding supply and compressed gas distributors.

We help you win.  With expertise and a relentless focus on specialization.

The global industrial gases market size is expected to reach $134B by 2027, growing 5.5% annually.  Market size for welding equipment distributors in the U.S. is $4B and expected to increase over the next five years.  Our seasoned underwriters have decades of experience and expertise in Welding and Industrial Gas Suppliers insurance, which positions us as trusted advisors to help protect your insureds every step of the way.

Amwins Program Underwriters Welding & Industrial Gas Suppliers program offers comprehensive property and casualty coverage along with unsurpassed knowledge of the industrial gas market.  The program has been the premier underwriter for this industry segment since 1993.  Industrial gases include, but are not limited to argon, nitrogen, oxygen, acetylene and propane.    

The Welding & Industrial Gas Suppliers program is a proud member of:


  • Property 
  • Inland marine (cylinders & bulk tanks)
  • General liability
  • Auto
  • Crime
  • Umbrella
  • Fumes

Coverage enhancements

  • Coverage for the unexpected escape of compressed gas
  • Broadened pollution on auto liability
  • DOT and state filings where required
  • MCS-90 automatically included
  • Property enhancement endorsement
  • Fumes coverage
  • Privacy and Data breach 

Additional program services

  • Risk prevention resources
  • Jurisdictional inspections
  • Expert claim management

Submission requirements

  • Completed industry standard applications
  • Current plus three prior year loss information (valued in the last 60 days)
  • Welding & Industrial Gas Suppliers supplemental application

Welding & Industrial Gas Suppliers
Program details



The program is available in all U.S. states, except AK


Minimum premium

$15,000 (Package/Auto)



  • Property – high limits available
  • General Liability – $1,000,000/$2,000,000 per occurrence
  • Auto – $1,000,000 per occurrence
  • Excess – high limits available



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Bill McCloy, managing director of Amwins Program Underwriters’ Welding & Industrial Gas Suppliers program, was featured on GAWDA TV to discuss business planning for disasters, cyber risk and more.

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