Star House, Turbine Business Park, Turbine Road, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 9BA

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Products & Services

We are the main contact centre for all World-Wide distribution of supplies.

Star International supplies all types of refrigerants, welding gases, electric welding machines, Fire service and safety equipment to the Marine & Offshore Market.

Welding and cutting

Welding and cutting products and services


Products and services developed specifically for the maritime welding sector

Star International’s welding product and service range is tailored specifically to the requirements of the maritime sector and provides a single source solution for ship owners, operators and welding personnel.

Our provision includes a comprehensive product range, on-board consultancy, and training. In addition, we also offer free technical guidance in the form of the Seafarer’s Welding Handbook.


On-board welding consultancy and training

Our on-board consultancy and training services are delivered under the management of our in-house master marine welder, Leif Andersen. Service delivery and training can be tailored to client need, meeting the specific requirements of the operator, vessels, and the learning objectives of crew.

Click here to learn more about our training and consultancy services.


Welding equipment and consumables

The Star welding product range has been developed in partnership with expert marine welders and is informed by extensive customer feedback, offering a market-leading selection of gas and electronic welding machines and consumables.

The range has been specifically selected to cater for the requirements of the marine welder. Click here to learn more.


The Seafarer’s Welding Handbook

The Seafarer’s Welding Handbook is an indispensable technical resource for the marine welder. The handbook covers a wide range of welding processes commonly applied on-board ship and combines in depth technical explanations with step-by-step guides and essential guidance on best practice for completing works on vessels.

The Seafarer’s Welding Handbook is available as a series of free downloadable sections. Click here to learn more and access the handbook.