Lincoln Electric, a company with headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio, is set to offer a free pipeline welding seminar in October. The event is aimed towards contractors and professionals involved in the pipeline industry.
The dual-day seminar will take place between 11th October from 1-5pm and 12th October from 8am-5pm, at Lincoln Electric’s Corporate Headquarters in Cleveland. It has been inspired by the growing demand in energy markets to rehabilitate existing infrastructure and construction of new cross-country and subsea pipelines. The seminar will consider the changing climate and look specifically at:
• Solutions to common pipeline welding challenges
• Understanding hydrogen cracking and how to minimize it
• Effects of welding essential variables, including heat input, on weld metal properties
In addition, the seminar will feature a special guest lecture from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. Each daily session, will be followed by welding demonstrations on the latest pipeline welding techniques, equipment and consumables. Furthermore, the company will be holding tours of the on-site manufacturing facilities.
Lincoln Electric informed gasworld that spaces were limited and encouraged delegates to register by contacting the company at (216) 383-8355. The firm reminds interested parties that the registration deadline is 1st October.