Welcome to Irish Oxygen

European Safety Award

Irish Oxygen is a winner of the Peter Jackson Award which is given by the European Industrial Gases Association for safe operations in Europe

Irish Oxygen Company Ltd operates in Cork City and services the needs of industry, laboratories, agriculture and education as well as DIY welders in the Munster region.

We are a family owned business set up in 1949 and are 100% Irish owned and managed.

Irish Oxygen has two plants in Cork City producing Oxygen and Nitrogen gases by extraction from air, and acetylene gas chemically.

Get your gas locally from our expanding list of agents.

Now also in Roscrea, Ferns, Potlaoise and Kilkenny

New locations make it easier to get Irish Oxygen gas with more to come

Click here for list of approved suppliers

The main uses for our gases are welding and cutting metal, blanketing and inerting chemical reactions, purging pipelines, laboratory equipment, education and DIY.

Our main customers are industrial facilities including metal fabrication, maintenance, chemical and pharmaceutical industry, electronics, the motor trade, university and technology institutes, swimming pools as well as agriculture and DIY.


Phone 021-4541821 for deals for new customers and extra cylinders

The gas industry is highly regulated and Irish Oxygen complies with all health and safety regulations including ADR for transport and environmental legislation.

Irish Oxygen is a member company of EIGA (European Industrial Gases Association) and also of IOMA (The International Oxygen Manufacturers Association) and as such has access to the most up-to-date guidelines and best practices within the industrial gases industry.

We operate a quality program accredited to ISO9001 and pride ourselves in the personal service we provide and the very fast delivery times we can achieve.

Products are delivered or can be collected from the offices in Cork or from agents in Clonakilty, Bantry, Newmarket and Cahirciveen. Mini cylinders for the maintenance and DIY trade can be purchased from welding suppliers in Cork and Waterford.