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    WestAir acquires Desert Fountain

    2020-02-11T09:48:00Z

    WestAir Gases Equipment, a California-based supplier of gases and welding supplies has expanded its presence into the Coachella Valley with the acquisition of Desert Fountain.

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    Robots and machine tools take direct hit from US-China trade friction

    2020-02-07T16:15:00Z

    As the economic friction between the US and China becomes long term, the gas welding materials market has seen a large drop in exports of welding robots to China, reports The Gas Review.

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    Air Liquide to exhibit at SamuMetal

    2020-02-03T09:58:00Z

    Air Liquide Italy will exhibit at SamuMetal, an international exhibition dedicated to the world of welding for the North East and Balkan area, this week with its affiliate Nord Est Welding.

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    Lincoln Electric to expand consumables range

    2020-01-29T09:33:00Z

    Lincoln Electric® has revealed it’s trying to ‘take the hard out of hardfacing’ with an expansion of its hardfacing consumables product line.

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    WeldPro

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Developed and wholly owned by Linlong Limited, Minnesota-based WeldPro holds its focus on the US light industrial welding products market.

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    Making a success of online retail

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Indiana Oxygen Company’s e-commerce business is thriving. Here’s how they do it…

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    Who likes a low-down, lousy, leaking pump seal?

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Last month, in part one of this article, we discussed the first three of five simple, yet critical things operators can do to extend the life of the pump seals on the external cryogenic centrifugal pumps they operate.

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    Forerunner of the future

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    With the motto Praenuntius Futuri (Forerunner of the Future), the USS Albacore was commissioned in 1953 as an experimental vessel to test submarine hydrodynamics and ended up revolutionizing submarine design.

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    NorTECH not only sells, but educates

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Norco looks to foster relationships at center for latest robotic and welding equipment, writes Nick Parkinson.

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    Controlling gas surge

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Is that “whoooshhhh” sound the start of gas shielding pre-flow, or is it the sound of flushing money down the drain?

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    The era of the cobot is here

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Automation can ease labor shortage, attract younger workers – but will it also take jobs?

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    Oxy-fuel cutting process automation

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    There is still significant potential for increasing the efficiency of oxy-fuel cutting technology. The higher level of process automation is a prerequisite.

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    Clearing the air for tank manufacturers

    2020-01-03T06:00:00Z

    Regardless of industry, manufacturers that depend on high volume welding production agree on one thing: weld fumes are bad news.

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    Explosion of dissolved acetylene plant in China

    2020-01-02T11:41:00Z

    The gases industry is given an early New Year warning in the name of safety, with the news that a dissolved acetylene plant in Huizhou city of Guangdong province in China was burnt to ashes at the end of 2019.

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    2019 in Review: Thermco

    2019-12-19T14:00:00Z

    Thermco’s Dennis Richardson explains what role the company plays in the industrial gas industry as well as details any highlights from 2019.

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    Engweld recommends welding fume extraction solutions

    2019-12-16T16:17:00Z

    Businesses undertaking welding activities must ensure that effective engineering controls are provided and used correctly to control welding fumes.

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    Sutton-Garten to open new branch

    2019-12-13T09:14:00Z

    Sutton-Garten Company, the Indianapolis-based distributor of welding supplies, gases and dry ice, is opening a new branch location in Fort Wayne, Indiana, US.

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    Lincoln introduces new welding gun line

    2019-11-28T10:23:00Z

    Lincoln Electric, a Cleveland-based welding product manufacturer, has launched its newest semiautomatic welding gun line.

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    Messer supplies welding gases for 3D printing of a bridge

    2019-11-25T14:23:00Z

    Messer has supplied welding gases to a unique research project involving the construction of a bridge using the Wire Arc Additive Manufactuting (WAAM) 3D printing process.

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    IWDC celebrates 25th anniversary

    2019-11-21T16:32:00Z

    The Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative, a corporation focused on leveraging the strengths of its independent welding distributor members across North America, is celebrating its 25th anniversary.