About ESAB

Global Presence

ESAB's reach extends to almost every nation in the world, with more than 8,700 employees and manufacturing facilities across four continents.


The story of ESAB is the story of welding. When our founder, Oscar Kjellberg, developed the world's first welding electrode in 1904, he launched a company whose innovation and uncompromising standards have helped create the history of welding itself.

Safety and the Environment

ESAB is strongly committed to protecting and enhancing the health and safety of the people we work with and the environments where they work. We also strive to continuously improve our environmental, social, and economic performance.

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Career Opportunities

ESAB prides itself as a great place to start or continue a career in the manufacturing industry. With locations throughout the world, ESAB is a global company with a rich tradition of industry leadership.