All Welding and Cutting articles – Page 5

  • Michele Kuhrt, Lincoln Electric
    News

    Lincoln Electric names Michele Kuhrt as Chief Information Officer

    2016-06-22T10:11:00Z

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

  • Workers-welding-steel-structures-with-lifter-and-hight-area
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    Praxair invests $200,000 in upskilling welders

    2016-06-01T10:26:00Z

    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.

  • AIWD Annual Convention
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    AIWD Annual Convention reflects on dynamic times

    2016-04-03T13:07:00Z

    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.
    News

    Hypertherm receives ethics honor

    2016-03-15T15:29:00Z

    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
    Features

    In focus...Hardgoods and consumables

    2016-03-02T01:00:00Z

    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
    Features

    Changes in welding

    2016-03-02T01:00:00Z

    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 gasworld for its Cutting and Welding edition about the challenges the sector is up against, and why changing materials is an issue not just ...

  • Afrox plasma technology cutter
    News

    Afrox packages plasma technologies

    2016-02-10T15:36:00Z

    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.

  • laser cutting
    Features

    Gas Opportunities in Welding, Cutting, and Metal Fabrication

    2016-02-01T16:14:00Z

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

  • Lincoln Electric 2016 Welding and Cutting Catalog
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    Lincoln Electric releases 2016 Welding & Cutting catalog

    2015-12-07T19:27:00Z

    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.
    News

    Hypertherm introduces new cutting torch

    2015-06-08T20:25:00Z

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

  • arc3 splash screen
    News

    Machine & Welding Supply/Arcet name change

    2015-05-29T15:54:00Z

    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
    News

    China Angang Steel to establish a gas company

    2015-04-20T07:23:00Z

    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.

  • Esab
    Features

    Acetylene safety – ESAB issues regulations reminder

    2015-04-08T04:10:00Z

    The new Explosives Regulations 2014 (ER 2014) and the Acetylene Safety (England and Wales and Scotland) Regulations 2014 (ASR 2014) came into force in November 2014.

  • Safety in cutting and welding
    Features

    Safety in cutting and welding

    2015-04-08T04:05:00Z

    Packaged acetylene is commonly used for welding and cutting applications. To help mitigate the risks associated with acetylene, Linde Gases is taking a stand on acetylene safety with the development of a worldwide safety programme.

  • Welding equipment and consumables
    Features

    In focus...Welding equipment and consumables

    2015-04-08T04:03:00Z

    In the welding sector, much like last month’s focus on cylinder filling equipment, the quest for automation plays a vital role for many in the industry – driving a boost in profitability, an increase in order processing speed, and benefitting from safety enhancements. Stuart Radnedge explores.

  • Fabrication and gas delivery
    Features

    Fabrication and gas delivery – Choosing the correct gas delivery system

    2015-04-08T04:00:00Z

    Whether a large shipyard or in a small steel fabricating shop, there is a common need for welding gases that are delivered and stored in cylinders. There are a variety of ways to supply a wide variety of these applications with gas molecules – the optimum objective is to install ...

  • worker-with-protective-mask-welding-metal-and-sparks
    News

    AWS revamps website

    2015-03-26T04:00:00Z

    The American Welding Society (AWS) has revamped its website, www.aws.org, to enrich visitor experience by creating customization and delivering full content and functionality across all devices.

  • Andreas Alker with ASG
    News

    Spectron unveils new acetylene safety technology

    2015-03-09T06:00:00Z

    Spectron GmbH has proudly announced the completion of its patented Spectron ‘Acetylene Safety Guard’ (ASG) device. “This innovative product is a natural progression for our Spectrotec range,” affirmed Spectron GmbH General Manager Johan van der Klift.

  • Cutting welding
    News

    Two more entrants into the hydrogen cutting market

    2014-10-16T12:52:00Z

    Three years ago, Iwatani came out with its trump card the ‘Hydrocut, a cutting gas based primarily on hydrogen. The company already has two factories working on this product and now, according to The Gas Review (TGR), another two companies have entered this space.

  • New acetylene plant.
    News

    Worthington’s acetylene plant complete

    2014-07-02T09:27:00Z

    Worthington Industries, Inc. has announced that its acetylene massing plant rebuild is complete, with product now available for customers. The company’s acetylene massing plant in Kienberg, Austria was destroyed in a fire in November 2013.