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The industrial sector in Egypt witnesses the establishment of the first entity of Hedo group in 1964. Starting from the trading world, our journey has started. Steadily and constantly moved to the manufacturing station, and successfully reached the legacy of consultation and accreditation through our own academy. Now, HEDO group has become a reliable source of welding and abrasive in the MENA region, providing tailored solutions covering advanced application for the standard tasks and creative solution for the sophisticated missions. Our growing market reachability covers more than 28 countries across 5 continents.


Egyptian Swedish Welding Electrodes Company (ESWECO) is the manufacturing arm of HEDO Group. It was established in 1982 as a joint-venture company with ESAB, Sweden (the major manufacturer of welding equipment and consumables worldwide). In 1988, ESWECO became completely independent entity and privately owned company. Therefore, ESWECO acquired the manufacturing facility and inherited the R&D activities. By 2018, ESWECO production exceeds 60,000 tons of filler material covering wide range of products such as Welding Electrodes, Welding Wires (MIG/MAG), Submerged Arc Welding Wires, TIG Rods and Welding Fluxes. ESWECO products are certified by international organizations includes LIoyds of Germany & England and the American Bureau of shipping. The Company holds ISO 9002 since 1996 and OHSAS 1800 since 2007.