Colfax Corporation (Colfax) is a global industrial manufacturing and engineering company. The Company is engaged in provides gas- and fluid-handling and fabrication technology products and services to commercial and governmental customers around the world under the Howden, ESAB and Colfax Fluid Handling brand names. The Company�s reportable segments are gas- and fluid handling and fabrication technology segments. The gas- and fluid handling segment is engaged design, manufacture, install and maintain gas- and fluid-handling products for use in a range of markets, including power generation, oil, gas and petrochemical, mining, marine and general industrial. Its fabrication technology formulates, develops, manufactures and supplies consumable products and equipment for use in the cutting and joining of steels, aluminum and other metals and metal alloys.