Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. has promoted Steven B. Hedlund to Executive Vice-President and President of the International Welding segment.
Air Liquide has announced that it has signed an agreement with Lincoln Electric France SAS, subsidiary of Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. to sell Air Liquide Welding, its subsidiary specialised in the manufacture of welding and cutting technologies.
MagneGas Corporation has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Equipment Sales and Services, Inc. (E.S.S.I.) was selected to provide welding supplies and industrial gases for the construction of the Orlando City Soccer Stadium.
The yearly Spring Management Conference (SMC), hosted by the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA), has a reached a record level of registrants for the May event.
Welding fabricators face a number of challenges to ensure the quality of delivered product while reliably increasing productivity within ever more stringent quality standards. Airgas, an Air Liquide company, recently introduced an innovative welding gas mixing solution that delivers an accurate and precise gas mixture, at any consumption flow ...
Over the past five years, the American welder shortage has gone from concern to crisis. In 1988, according to the US Bureau and Labor Statistics, there were 570,000 welders in the US, but by 2012 that number had dwindled to fewer than 360,000, mainly due to older welders retiring.
The rise of 3D printing – or additive manufacturing – has rapidly gained in popularity. The process provides a number of compelling benefits, including shorter lead times and reduced waste. Most notably, however, it is additive manufacturing’s ability to produce new designs that are not possible with conventional techniques, such ...