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Central McGowan

IN BUSINESS 75 YEARS

As we turn 75, we celebrate the past and look to the next 75!

BULK & PACKAGED GAS DELIVERY

Delivering liquid and packaged gas to almost every corner of MN and IA, and areas of WI and the Dakotas.

LIVE TO WELD

All you need to fuel your passion.

BEVERAGE BUBBLES

The art and science of always getting a perfect pour.

A CUT ABOVE

Consistent. Reliable. Every time.

AUTOMATION

What problems can automation help solve?

COLDZERO BLAST

Made FRESH to order in blocks, nuggets & rice.

STOCKED FOR YOU

Thousands of SKUs for nearly any application. 

BREATHE EASY

We've got your medical gas needs covered.

SERVICE CENTRAL

For air tools to robot arms to welders.

Oct 1

IMPORTANT STORE HOUR CHANGE:  Effective Oct. 1, 2022, our St. Cloud and Minneapolis Branches will no longer be open on Saturdays.  Thank you for your business.

AUTOMATION SOLUTIONS

FANUC-authorized system integrator. Custom & standard robotic solutions that boost ROI/productivity.

WELDING & INDUSTRIAL

Quality compressed gases, equipment, tools and supplies for safety, cutting, grinding, welding & more. 

MEDICAL GAS SERVICES

Medical compressed gases for healthcare & dental.  Advanced telemetry, 365/24/7 emergency service.

BEVERAGE CARBONATION

Complete beverage solutions and zero cylinder handling for bars, restaurants and breweries.

COLDZERO DRY ICE

Pro-grade dry ice with maximum blasting, lasting & cooling power.  For pickup or delivery.

SERVICE CENTRAL

Certified techs & authorized service of most brands of welders, air tools, cutting tables, and FANUC robots. 

WE WORK FOR YOU.

Delivering what our customers and team members need to thrive.

STORES & LOCATIONS - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

NEW LOCATIONS: Mankato, Minneapolis & Des Moines

Open Monday-Friday at all locations, Saturdays in St. Cloud & Minneapolis until Oct. 1, 2022.  Closed Sundays.

Please Read & Thank You. 
The safety of our customers is of utmost importance.  We follow all CDC guidelines regarding face masks and sanitation protocols. If you prefer CURBSIDE PICKUP, please order ahead and pick up at our Service Dock.  Just Call Store # or Email Sales@CentralMcGowan.com. ST. CLOUD BUSINESS VISITORS:  PLEASE CHECK IN AT MAIN ENTRANCE OF STORE.

WHAT CHALLENGES CAN AUTOMATION HELP SOLVE?

Now Hiring

Join our Team!

We're growing! And so is our need for people who share our passion for serving customers and our belief in the values of shared success, trust, innovation, collaboration, and culture. We’re excited for you to join our team!

WHAT'S NEW?

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NEW! Piher Maxipress Clamps

Central McGowan has added Piher Maxipress Clamps to our product line. Designed for power, strength and stability.

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ESAB & Central McGowan Promotion

Central McGowan and ESAB have partnered up for a great summer-long, in-store promotion! From now until September 15, 2022, all in-store purchases of one of ESAB’s participating Gas Apparatus Products (shown) will earn you a chance to !

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FALLS are #1 Cause of Injuries.  Protect Yourself.

Learn about our intro offers & trade-out program for Safety Harnesses.

Head-Safety Safety Gear

Learn how to Protect Your Head & Face.

Did you know hard hats have expiration dates?

Customer REVIEWS

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