All Welding articles – Page 12

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    Industry attacks welding shortage with education programs


    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.

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    Additive manufacturing


    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 ...

  • Pete Ullman, AIWD

    10 minutes with...Pete Ullman


    Take 10 minutes out with Pete Ullman, Executive Director for the Association of Independent Welding Distributor’s (AIWD) and formerly, VP Technical Services, Techniweld, as he discusses his appointment at the AIWD and what he aims to achieve in the role.

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    HFT’s PurgEye 300 Nano reads down to 1 ppm


    To keep-up with constant upward trends in quality control procedures, Huntingdon Fusion Techniques (HFT®) have now developed the PurgEye® 300 Nano, an entry level, low cost Weld Purging Monitor®, that reads down to 1 ppm, especially for the Process Industries.

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    Safety: Still top priority at Afrox after 90 years


    Afrox’s Safety Solution Programme was launched in 2005 to assist customers at management level and their SHEQ personnel in meeting legal requirements.

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    Lincoln Electric’s centre will double welding education capacity


    Lincoln Electric’s new $30m Welding Technology Centre project is on schedule for a 2017 opening.

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    Lincoln Electric in Air Liquide Welding takeover discussions


    Welding product manufacturer Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Air Liquide’s welding business.

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    Registration open for GAWDA Spring Management Conference


    The Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) has scheduled its annual spring conference of distributor and supplier members for the 11 th -13 th of May in Boca Raton. Registration for the event is now open.

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    Lincoln Electric adds CrossLinc Remote to range


    Lincoln Electric’s new CrossLinc ® Remote allows operators to adjust welding settings at the arc, including current for stick and TIG welding or voltage on select wire feeders.

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    CK Worldwide hits the big 50


    CK Worldwide Inc. is celebrating 50 years of developing innovative technology and products for the welding industry.

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    ABICOR BINZEL welcomes new employees


    Welding technology innovator ABICOR BINZEL has welcomed two new employees to its team as part of its international growth-orientated strategy to expand its market position and further enhance its image brand.

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    ESAB will launch new products at Industrie Lyon


    ESAB, a leader in welding and cutting technologies, will be on stand number A116 in Hall 4 at Industrie Lyon, which takes place from 4-7 April at EUROEXPO LYON, France.

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    IWDC introduces Rodney Huber


    The IWDC is pleased to announce that Rodney Huber from Huber Supply Company based in Mason City, Iowa will take on the leadership role for IWDC Next Generation Group (INGG).

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    HFT’s updated PurgEye® 200


    HFT® launch an updated hand-held PurgEye 200 Weld Purge Monitor, now with PurgeNet™.

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    Lincoln Electric remembers former CEO


    The former CEO of welding equipment manufacturer Lincoln Electric, whose career with the company spanned more than four decades, passed away at the end of last year.

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    MagneGas ships first US equipment sale


    MagneGas Corporation has completed and shipped its first equipment sale to an industrial gas business in the US.

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    GAWDA scholarships for young people


    For the fifth consecutive year, the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) Foundation is continuing its scholarship program, an initiative that awards tuition assistance funds to young people who are following educational paths that can lead them to careers in the welding and gases distribution industry.

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    Pete Ullman joins AIWD as Executive Director


    The Association of Independent Welding Distrbutors (AIWD) has announced that Pete Ullman has joined the organisation as its new Executive Director. Gasworld speaks to Ullman about his new role.

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    Air Liquide considers welding business divestment


    Air Liquide has announced it is considering various options to divest its welding business subsidiary Air Liquide Welding as it continues to implement its NEOS business strategy for the 2016-2020 period.

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    Coming of age – Robotics and automation


    While not quite as dramatic as Hollywood movies such as ‘Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines’ or ‘I, Robot’, make no mistake that the robot age is coming and it’s coming fast — especially in US manufacturing.