Rhodesia Oxygen (Pvt) Ltd

Rhodesia Oxygen (Pvt) Ltd



Rhodesia Oxygen (Pvt) Ltd was a welding specialist company. It specialised in the manufacturing and distribution of all different types of welding equipment. It originally traded as Rhodesia Oxygen & Acetylene Co (Pvt) Ltd.

In 1972, Rhodesia Oxygen sponsored the Scrap Iron Exhibition. The title given to a series of three exhibitions of metal sculpture initiated by Frank McEwen in 1972, towards the end of his tenure as Director of the National Gallery of Rhodesia.

Rhodesia Oxygen (Rhodox) later became Oxyco Industries (Pvt.) Ltd.


  • James Gavin
  • Walter Herdzik