Valley National Gases, LLC distributes and markets industrial gases. It offers medical, propane, bulk, laboratory, and clinical gases. The company also provides oxygen, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, nitrogen, helium, propylene, and acetylene. In addition, it offers fire protection and welding equipment. Further, the company provides safety management, laser support, equipment rental, and cryogenic services. It caters to steel production and fabrication, construction, manufacturing, mining, oil and chemical, healthcare, government, and retail industries. The company was founded in 1958 and is based in Washington, Pennsylvania. As of April 20, 2009, Valley National Gases, LLC operates as a subsidiary of Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.