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Advance Heli-Welders & Manufacturing Co., Inc.
Manufacturer Of Metal Fabrications; Welding Service


    Dear Customer,

Advance Heli-Welders & Manufacturing Company, Inc. (AHW), a minority owned custom metal fabrication and welding company, was founded in 1959. Our goal has always been to provide superior, Quality Craftsmanship and fast friendly service, at competitive prices. We are a union shop, Boilermakers & Blacksmiths Local #6, and are members of the American Welding Society, Berkeley and Emeryville Chambers of Commerce and "Honor Roll Members" of the Better Business Bureau.

Our 14,000 sq. ft. facility is equipped for GMAW, SMAW and GTAW welding in addition to precision cutting, drilling, punching, shearing and forming capabilities. AHW is ASME certified to fabricate unfired pressure vessels per section VIII of the ASME code. That certification requires us to understand and maintain a comprehensive quality assurance program that is applied to all our fabrication projects. Periodic review of our SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) ensures that our methods of providing services keep pace with the demands of our customers.

Our certified welders have over 146 years of combined fabrication experience utilizing a broad variety of materials such as: carbon steel, stainless, aluminum, copper and exotics. This expertise ensures you, our customer, that our fabricators will deliver a consistent, quality product, every time. Our reputation depends on it!

Some of our customers include Rix Industries, Bayer Corp., Chiron, Cheveron Research, General Electric, PG&E, Monsanto, Sumitoma, Lawrence Livermore Lab, Sherwin Williams and Force Flow Equipment Co.

We appreciate thr opportunity to become your preferred fabrication vendor and look forward to meeting all your fabrication needs.

Sincere Regards,

Steve Cooper                                                   
Advance Heli-Welders & Mfg. Co.



938 Pardee St.
Berkeley, CA 94710
1-800-573-WELD (9353)
1-510-849-1701 FAX
George Orrego, President
Michael Kropelnicki, Plant Manager
Fernando Mariscal, Plant Operations
Jay Schulenberg, Estimator
Steve Cooper, Sales/Mktg.
Susan Orrego, Office Mgr.