Steel Fabrication Divisions

McWane, Inc.’s Steel Fabrication Group is comprised of its pressurized tank and fire extinguisher and fire suppression operations.


    McWane, Inc.’s fire safety product manufacturing division, Amerex Corporation operating out of Trussville, AL , is recognized worldwide as a leader in the industry through their manufacture of quality, innovative commercial-grade portable fire extinguishers and has recently taken this wealth of experience to new dimensions with pre-engineered automatic restaurant systems, vehicle fire suppression systems, gas detection, industrial systems and fire detection devices.

  • Manchester Tank

    Through five U.S. and one Australian facility, Manchester Tank offers a full line of pressure vessels, from D.O.T. propane cylinders and ASME tanks to hand-held torches, all provided in a wide range of sizes and shapes and all conforming to strict code requirements and safety standards.

    Manchester Tank and Equipment Company provides means for transporting and deploying propane and pressurized gas and fire-suppression chemicals. The Manchester Tank facilities produce a complete line of low-pressure vessels for propane, air, refrigerant, and industrial applications.

    Propane tanks are manufactured for home and industrial applications, including custom designs. The company also supplies welding cylinders, tanks for reclaiming refrigerants, and pressurized chemical storage and transportation tanks. Manchester also manufactures accessories such as hand torches, tank feet, and HVAC bladder tanks.