Airgas Acquires Lehner &x0026; Martin

August 2007
Welding Journal;Aug2007, Vol. 86 Issue 8, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of Lehner and Martin Inc., an industrial gas and welding supply distributor, by Airgas Inc. in the U.S. in 2007. The two firms will be combined to form a company called Airgas West. It also includes information on the terms of the deal and background information on the two companies.


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