Name change for Thermadyne
June 18, 2012
Thermadyne Holdings Corporation has changed its name to Victor Technologies Group, Inc. and the name of its wholly owned subsidiary Thermadyne Industries, Inc. to Victor Technologies International, Inc. Victor is the company’s strongest and most established brand, celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2013. “By leveraging the Victor name, we reinforce to the industry our focus on meeting the needs of the end user customer for our products and providing advanced cutting,welding and gas control solutions through each of our brands,” says Martin Quinn, the company’s chief executive officer. “Our vision for the company is ‘Innovation to shape the world.’” Headquartered in St. Louis, MI, Victor Technologies provides solutions for cutting, welding and gas control equipment under brand names that include Victor, Tweco, Arcair, Thermal Dynamics, Thermal Arc, Stoody, TurboTorch, Firepower and Cigweld.