Welding and Cutting

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    Coming of age – Robotics and automation


    While not quite as dramatic as Hollywood movies such as ‘Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines’ or ‘I, Robot’, make no mistake that the robot age is coming and it’s coming fast — especially in US manufacturing.

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    MagneGas in agreement with Holston Gases


    Magnegas Corporation has announced the signing of an agreement with Holston Gases of Tennessee, US in which Holston will now be distributing the MagneGas2® fuel for metal cutting applications as an alternative to acetylene.

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    Safety, productivity and renewability: An interview with MagneGas


    In an exclusive interview with gas world, MagneGas CEO Ermanno Santilli explains why the company’s biggest sale to date is a breakthrough for its fast-rising MagneGas2® fuel.

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    MagneGas signs LOI for largest sale in its history


    MagneGas Corporation has entered into its largest equipment sale to date with a Letter of Intent (LOI) to manufacture and deliver equipment and supplies to an as-yet-unnamed company based in Germany.

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    Hobart – Celebrating 100 years of product innovation


    Hobart Brothers Company is preparing to celebrate a milestone in 2017 few companies have the privilege to achieve — their 100th anniversary. With a history rich in innovation and determination, it was the forward-thinking of the three generations of Hobarts that laid the foundation for the company’s success during the ...

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    US welding and cutting business report


    The industrial gas and hardgoods distribution business across the United States has been searching for growth since the economic downturn that began with the recession in late 2008. Welding and Cutting (W C) gases and hardgoods are at the heart of the US distributor business. The 2016 market for the ...

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    Easom Automation releases multi-robot weld cell


    Easom Automation Systems, Inc., a Lincoln Electric company, has released its new H-Frame Weld Cell and Positioners, capable of integrating up to four Fanuc robots into the weld cell at once.

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    Big change coming in cutting fuels


    We live in a technological age, with advances and innovations happening on a seemingly daily basis. It’s hard to believe that certain industries rely on tools that have changed very little in over a century. One such industry is metal cutting, where legacy fuels such as acetylene are slow to ...

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    Lincoln Electric names Michele Kuhrt as Chief Information Officer


    The Lincoln Electric Company has revealed the promotion of Michele R. Kuhrt to Executive Vice-President and Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective from 1 st July 2016.

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    Praxair invests $200,000 in upskilling welders


    Tier One player, Praxair, is investing more than $200,000 to tutor and upskill the welders of tomorrow through scholarships and training programmes in the US.