Automatic Girth Welder


Bug-O Systems offers the Automatic Girth Welder for tank fabrication applications. Unlike other girth welders on the market, the BGW (Bug-O Girth Welder) Series comes standard with a dual drive system and other features unique to our machines. This self-propelled submerged arc welding system can reduce field storage tank welding time by 40% by increasing arc on time and reducing weld defects. BUG-O Girth Welders features:

  • Unique Modular system that, with conversion kit, can turn single sided machines into dual sided machines.
  • Dual Drive Motor, unique in the marketplace, gives the ability to drive over uneven plate fit-ups.
  • Adjustable Flux System uniquely adjustable with vertical and horizontal wheel system.
  • Mounted laser pointer that helps with weld alignment saving time and money.
  • Easy to navigate control panel that makes it very simple for any user to learn quickly.
  • Weather protection for the operator using weather tight canvas.
  • Can be ordered specifically for LNG solutions.

We also offer Welding Automation for cross country pipeline and many other on-site welding and cutting applications and are continuously extending our help for the country building the infrastructure fast.