About Us

CIGWELD and the brands of Tweco, Arcair, Stoody and Thermal Dynamics are all part of the ESAB line of cutting and welding equipment and solutions.

ESAB is a world leader in the production of Welding and Cutting equipment and consumables. Our innovative, world-renowned equipment and solutions are developed with input from our customers and built with the expertise and heritage of a global manufacturing leader.

The ESAB brand is synonymous with world leading expertise in the following key areas:

  • Manual welding and cutting equipment
  • Welding consumables
  • Welding automation
  • Mechanized cutting systems

Through the combined strength of our leading brands, we offer a diverse range of products to provide a wide range of solutions. Each of our brands sets standards for productivity, reliability, durability, portability, flexibility and safety. Together, their integrated performance creates an unbeatable system to meet the needs of end-user applications.

Over 100 years after the company was founded, ESAB serves a global market. The group is organized in the regions Europe, North America, South America, Asia/Pacific and India.
ESAB is represented in almost every country by subsidiaries or agents. Sales and support is established in 80 countries and there are 26 manufacturing plants across four continents.

CIGWELD is the major brand of cutting and welding products marketed by ESAB in the Asia Pacific. The CIGWELD brand was introduced in 1985 and has become one of the most respected brands in Cutting & Welding. In the past year we have been working on some exciting improvements to the brand and presentation of the entire product range.

Along with the CIGWELD and ESAB brands, we actively promote four other core brands in the South Pacific region namely:

  • Victor Thermal Dynamics – Manual and automated plasma cutting systems, accessories and consumables,
  • Tweco – Manual and semi-automatic welding torches, consumables and accessories,
  • Arcair – Carbon arc gouging torches and rods,
  • Stoody – Tubular special purpose and hard surfacing wires.

The company’s advanced logistics capabilities ensure that the core product range is available next day in all major cities in the domestic Australian market. The customer service levels achieved are regarded by many as the bench mark in the industry.

While we continually strive to raise our internal service quality standards and measures, we also listen closely to our customers in all industries. Superior customer care extends far beyond our offices and manufacturing facilities. Our sales representatives and technical support personnel are recognised as the finest in the industry providing unequaled levels of service and customer training.

Our Values

Our purpose.

Shaping the world, we imagine. We believe the progress we make today makes the world we imagine possible. We know that the power to create better – for our customers, our associates, and our shareholders – begins with having the best team, pursuing common goals, operating at the highest levels, and delivering extraordinary outcomes. It’s in our DNA, and it’s what makes us great.


Our Values

Our values shape the way we work. They guide us and drive us to be better each day. At CIGWELD,  we live our values. They help us to make strategic decisions, allocate resources, and focus our choices every day.

Shared Success
We’re there for our customers’ triumphs and challenges. Knowing our success is a direct reflection of our ability to create solutions that work for them

Helping each other win
We collaborate as a team to achieve our shared vision – bringing the right people together to explore creative solutions, build on each other’s ideas and hold ourselves accountable

Always Improving
Continuous improvement is at the core of our business management system, ESAB Business Excellence. We never settle for “good enough” and are constantly pursuing innovative solutions to make real progress

Purposeful Leadership
We lead with heart and purpose because we take pride in our work and believe in its impact. We build strong leaders who meet challenges head on, celebrate wins, and learn from every obstacle

Every Voice Valued
We’re diligent about creating an inclusive, welcoming culture that values every perspective – because real progress depends on diversity, empathy and mutual respect.