Category Archives: News and Media


This past weekend marked NASA’s return to manned space flight after almost a decade, and Holston Gases was there to help. We at Holston Gases are very proud to have provided Nitrogen, Argon, Hydrogen and Helium to our customers for use in the manufacture of the Falcon 9 rocket used in the launch. From everyone on the Holston team to astronauts Robert Behnken, Douglas Hurley and all of the members of the SpaceX and NASA teams – Congratulations on your success

(Image from NASA.GOV)

20 Year Service Anniversary Luncheon

From Left to Right; Row 3(Back): Gary Douglas, Phil Kirby, Scott Ford, Rick Long, Eric Caldwell, Bryan Keith, Hank Hodge, Robert Anders, Bill Berry, Roger Eslinger, Brian Jones; Row 2(Middle): Kim Teems, Angela Ferrie, Richard Taylor, David Ellis, Arnold Lethgo, Mickey Trent, Jerry Webb, Damon Evans;  Row 1(Front): Bill Baxter, Gerry Cantwell, Sandy Overton, Jane Jackson, Greg Jackson, Rick Corum, Tammy White, John Ogle, Angie Yarbrough, Matthew Finch, Duane Miller, Robert Parsons, Nathan Yarbrough


Holston Gases showing appreciation to our over 20-year employees in the Knoxville area! Each person represented in this photo is very special and they are appreciated for their hard work and dedication.

CC Fee Notice

From: Robert Anders,   President

Date:  Feb 3, 2020


Effective March 16, 2020 Holston Gases will be implementing a 2.0% surcharge for all payments made via credit card.  To avoid this fee, please use an alternate payment method including: cash, check, EFT / bank draft.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your local branch or sales representative for more information.

Holston Gases opens new branch locations in Huntsville, Alabama and Owensboro, Kentucky

Today Holston Gases announced they have opened new distribution facilities in Huntsville, AL and Owensboro, KY.

Holston Gases President Robert Anders said, “We are very excited about expanding further into Alabama and Kentucky.  Our new store located at 1104 Putman Drive NW, Huntsville, AL 35816 will allow us to better serve the rapidly expanding North Alabama economy.

The new Owensboro, KY store located at 7549 Iceland Rd, Maceo, KY 42355 now allows us to distribute product throughout the entire state of KY and Southern Indiana. We look forward to being a part of Owensboro’s expanding business community.”

Holston Gases is a regional distributor of industrial, medical, and propane gases as well as welding, safety, and industrial supplies.  Holston has been in business for over 60 years.  Its headquarters are in Knoxville, and it now has 34 locations in Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama, North Carolina, Georgia and South Carolina.


For further information, please contact:

Holston gases Inc. – Huntsville    256-715-6200

Holston Gases Inc – Owensboro  270-341-9393


Happy Birthday US Marines

Holston Gases celebrated the 244th birthday of the United States Marines with a beer at Fractal Brewing in Huntsville, AL. Every Marine and former Marine in attendance was given a round on us. Holston Gases is a proud supporter of all branches of our military and would like to thank each and every member, both active duty and veterans, for your service.

Aurora, IL – Holston Gases attends GAWDA Professional Compliance

Early in November, several members of the Holston Gases staff attended the GAWDA Professional Compliance seminar. Topics included: FDA CGMP, Cylinder filling & CGA/ISBT Guidelines, DOT function specific training, and High Pressure Cylinder, Liquid Container & Carbon Dioxide filling. Continued training ensures that Holston provides a safe environment for our staff and helps us keep up to date on the latest procedures for the safe handling of sensitive and high pressure products.

Knoxville, TN – Cryogenics Training

As part of Holston’s continued commitment to the safe handling and transport of our cryogenic line of products, we conducted a driver training session at our Knoxville, TN branch in November. We believe that regular, consistent training helps set our drivers apart from the competition. By being well trained we can offer better, safer service to our customers.