Welding and Cutting

  • AIWD Annual Convention

    AIWD Annual Convention reflects on dynamic times


    The Association of Independent Welding Distributors (AIWD) gathered in the historic town of Charleston, South Carolina this weekend for the organisation’s 2016 Annual Convention, to address the theme of Opportunities for Growth during Dynamic Times.

  • Hypertherm Centricut torch used in welding application.

    Hypertherm receives ethics honor


    Cutting systems manufacturer Hypertherm joins GE, Cisco and The Nature Conservancy as a World’s Most Ethical Company, named by the Ethisphere Institute.

  • Welding torch

    In focus...Hardgoods and consumables


    All roads appear to lead to growth in the welding and cutting business of 2016, with some sources projecting substantial growth through to 2020 as equipment demand from the energy, automotive and construction industries increases.

  • Challenges in welding

    Changes in welding


    Part of the ITW group, Miller Electric Mfg. Co. is the world’s largest manufacturer of arc welding and cutting equipment. Here, the company talks exclusively to gas world for its Cutting and Welding edition about the challenges the sector is up against, and why changing materials is an issue not ...

  • Afrox plasma technology cutter

    Afrox packages plasma technologies


    Afrox, a member of the Linde Group, has coupled Pierce’s flexible range of precision CNC profile cutting tables with Thermal Dynamics’ water mist plasma (WMS) technology.

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    Gas Opportunities in Welding, Cutting, and Metal Fabrication


    Ray Borzio discusses gas applications related to the welding, cutting, and metal fabrication processes.

  • Lincoln Electric 2016 Welding and Cutting Catalog

    Lincoln Electric releases 2016 Welding & Cutting catalog


    Lincoln Electric’s updated annual Welding Cutting Solutions catalog includes over 80 pages of new products and content, and features an updated, easy-to-navigate format, with detailed specifications close at hand to help customers choose the right welding and cutting products for their applications.

  • Hypertherm Centricut torch for use in welding application.

    Hypertherm introduces new cutting torch


    Hypertherm’s Centricut brand quick change torch is designed for use with ESAB plasma cutting systems.

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    Machine & Welding Supply/Arcet name change


    After merging in Fall 2013, Arcet and Machine Welding Supply Co. have announced they’ll rebrand as Arc3 Gases beginning June 15.

  • Sheet steel rolls

    China Angang Steel to establish a gas company


    Hong Kong listed Angang Steel has announced it is to establish an industrial gas company together with Angang Engineering Construction Group Co. Ltd and Angang Group General Industries Development Co. Ltd.