Welder Exploration & Production, Inc. is a privately held oil and natural gas exploration and production enterprise founded in 1998, and is headquartered in San Antonio, with a field office in Beeville, Texas. Intentionally geographically focused, Welder specializes in developing and producing hydrocarbons in the Southern and Coastal Bend regions of Texas. It is the overriding objective of Welder to serve as a premium investment vehicle for its owners and project participants through the efficient seeking, finding and selling of oil and natural gas.