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    AWS supports young welders with newly launched initiative

    2021-05-04T08:14:00Z

    The American Welding Society has launched a new initiative to target students and early career welders.

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    Nangle to retire, Doria promoted at Harris Products

    2021-04-27T10:21:00Z

    David J. Nangle is set to retire from his role as Executive Vice-President, President, at The Harris Products Group on October 1 after a 42-year career with the Cleveland, US-based company.

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    Hobart Brothers appoints Vice-President

    2021-04-12T10:14:00Z

    Hobart Brothers, an Ohio-based manufacturer of filler metals, has promoted Bob Bilokonsky to Vice-President/General Manager, holding overall profit and loss responsibility for the Hobart Filler Metal division.

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    AWS launches new initiative to attract young welders

    2021-04-01T08:42:00Z

    To help foster the next generation of young professionals in the welding industry, the American Welding Society (AWS) has launched a new membership initiative – Take the Torch.

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    Schweissen & Schneiden to return in September 2023

    2021-03-25T15:20:00Z

    The world’s leading trade fair for joining, cutting and surfacing will return to Messe Essen in September 2023, organisers confirmed today (25th March).

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    Nominations open for WEMCO 2021 Excellence in Welding award

    2021-02-25T08:53:00Z

    The Welding Equipment Manufacturers Committee (WEMCO), in partnership with the American Welding Society (AWS) Foundation, is accepting nominations for the 2021 Excellence in Welding Awards.

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    Atlas Welding Supply joins the Messer Distributor Group

    2021-02-18T08:33:00Z

    Atlas Welding Supply has joined the Messer Distributor Group (MDG), a network of independent distributors and suppliers.

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    Hypertherm accepting applications for Spark Something Great program

    2021-02-03T09:12:00Z

    Hypertherm is now accepting applications for its Spark Something Great educational grant program, through which it will award a Powermax45® XP plasma system and deliver in-person training to 12 North American schools.

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    Lincoln Electric extends warranty for advanced welding equipment

    2021-02-02T08:59:00Z

    All Lincoln Electric advanced welding equipment will now come standard with a five-year factory limited warranty, the company has confirmed.

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    Emerson launches new ultrasonic metal spot welder

    2021-02-01T10:37:00Z

    Emerson has unveiled its new Branson™ GMX-20MA ultrasonic metal spot welder.

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    Schweissen & Schneiden to take place in September

    2021-01-25T16:34:00Z

    The world’s leading trade fair for joining, cutting and surfacing is returning to its roots and will take place in September in Essen, Germany, organisers confirmed today (25 th Jan).

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    BOC launches welding workhorse

    2021-01-21T16:20:00Z

    BOC South Pacific has launched what it describes as its “most powerful” MIG MAG machine yet, nicknamed ‘The Beast’.

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    Selecting on-site gas mixers for welding shield gases

    2021-01-20T17:08:00Z

    A common application for on-site gas mixing is creation of shield gas mixtures for welding. An on-site gas mixer may be used for one welder or hundreds of welders. On-site gas mixing allows the user to control the gas mixture from a single point; gas mixers with gas analysers improve ...

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    CO2 fundamentals and safety, part two

    2021-01-20T16:53:00Z

    Last month in part one of this article, we discussed the makeup of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) and the four phases or states of matter for CO 2 that we typically deal with (solid, liquid, vapor, and supercritical fluid). On a pressure-temperature phase diagram we learned where these ...

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    10 minutes with… Jim Herring

    2021-01-18T13:04:00Z

    Thanks for taking ten minutes with gasworld. What have we interrupted in your schedule today?

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    The US distributor type business

    2021-01-18T12:57:00Z

    It is hard to start any article regarding business in 2020 without mentioning the impact the management of the pandemic and the subsequent effect on the economy and markets. Like other parts of the industrial gas business, the US distributor type business (DTB) that includes packaged gases and hardgoods has ...

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    Telemetry innovations for gas users and suppliers

    2021-01-18T12:49:00Z

    The gas industry began using telemetry several years ago when suppliers developed technology for monitoring pressure differential in bulk gas systems. Having remote access to information provided great advantages to customers and suppliers, but there has been a hesitancy in some circles to embrace telemetry, perhaps because of unease about ...

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    Help is at hand

    2021-01-18T12:35:00Z

    Faced with changing demographics over the last decade where buyers are shifting to online shopping, further accelerated by our current global pandemic, the Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative (IWDC) is offering its members a way to improve their e-commerce strategy.

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    Meeting demands, staying innovative

    2021-01-18T12:24:00Z

    For Harris Products Group, a Lincoln Electric company, 2020 was a strong year for its specialty gas sector with an increased demand for products such as its changeover systems. In the last 12 months, Harris also provided critical help in setting up temporary hospitals to treat overspill patients suffering from ...

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    Options and limitations with digital strategies

    2021-01-18T12:15:00Z

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2020 are behind us, and they revealed several staggering statistics. Black Friday in-store shopping tanked by 52% while online spending surged 22%. Cyber Monday sales were expected to reach $13bn – a 60% increase from 2019’s $7.8bn. Yes, the pandemic has driven the dramatic increase ...