Established in 1972 by founder Graham Parker to service local industry. The business grew by manufacturing, importing and wholesaling. By 1982 the company, now known as Parweld, focused solely on welding torches and accessories. Parweld opened a manufacturing facility in Wuxi China in 2009, specialising in the production of welding torches and parts. Today the site also has extensive R & D facilities operating in conjunction with their UK team. The Parweld group has achieved ISO9001 and CCC accreditation.