Welding Equipment & Supplies

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Chinese Paper Mill Gains Significant Savings with Metso's Device Management Business Solution

October 1, 2013

Excellent results of Metso’s service concept led customer recently to sign the five-year contract again for another five years. Metso’s Device Management Business Solution (previously known as Valve Management Solution) has reduced storage expenses, valve spare parts purchases and networking capital tied up in valves at a major Chinese paper mill. In the contract Metso is responsible for... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tanks Direct Replaces and Upgrades Fuel Oil Tanks for General Services Administration FBI Headquarters - Washington, DC

September 19, 2013

Tanks Direct was contracted to provide a fuel oil tank replacement and upgrade for the emergency generator back up power system, four (4) new day tanks, an upgrade to two (2) existing day tank systems as well as over 1,500 feet of new fuel oil piping. Tanks Direct was also responsible for the removal of the existing underground storage tank as well as all control, power, communication conduit and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tanks Direct Designs New e-85 Fuel Storage Tank for Architect of the Capitol Washington, DC

September 18, 2013

Tanks Direct was contracted to design, supply and install a new underground E-85 fuel storage tank and dispensing system as well as repairs associated with an existing diesel fuel dispensing system.  Highlights of the project included: • Engineered project drawings and specifications • 10,000 gallon Xerxes underground double wall fiberglass E-85 fuel storage tank • Two (2) E-85 fuel... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Sonobond Ultrasonics' Equipment Assembles High Efficiency and Specialty Filtration Products for Great Lakes Filters

September 16, 2013

Attendees at FILTRATION 2013 (Chicago, November 12-14) Will See Machinery that Produces Strong, Perforation-Free Seams Four Times Faster than Sewing and Ten Times Faster than Adhesive Machines WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – When Great Lakes Filters, in Hillsdale, Mich., needed an assembly method to produce a liquid filter bag that could hold up to hydraulic pressing without splitting or... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Announces Support for Lap Joint on Mild Steel, Aluminum, and Stainless Steel Materials for Virtual Welding Training System

September 13, 2013

Aligns with the VRTEX® 360 to the American Welding Society EG2.0: Guide for the Training of Welding Personnel Cleveland – Lincoln Electric will demonstrate the new development of a lap joint for the VRTEX® virtual reality arc welding simulation trainer in upcoming events in 2013. The announcement highlights the continued development, support and focus of Lincoln Electric on welding... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Red-D-Arc Welderentals, an Airgas Company, to Unveil New Weld Automation Products at International Tradeshow in Essen, Germany, September 16-21, 2013

September 11, 2013

RADNOR, PA – Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) announced today that Red-D-Arc Welderentals, an Airgas company, will exhibit at the International Trade Fair: Joining, Cutting, Surfacing presented by the German Welding Society in Essen, Germany, September 16-21, 2013. Red-D-Arc will display its proprietary line of weld-positioning equipment, including several new products which will be unveiled at the... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux Cored Electrode suits stress-relieved applications.

September 10, 2013

Delivering smooth, stable arc, Select 7000-SR is designed for welding carbon and certain low alloy steels where optimal mechanical properties are required in both as-welded and stress-relieved conditions. Gas-shielded, flux cored, all-position electrode has low spatter emission and fast freezing slag. Available in .045, .052, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select 7000-SR is suitable for welding vessels,... Read More

Green & Clean, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Engine-Driven Welder supports multiple processes.

September 9, 2013

Equipped with Kubota® Tier 4-compliant, water-cooled diesel engine with gear-driven camshaft, Vantage® 300 offers 5 welding modes, including stick, Touch Start TIG®, MIG, and flux-cored, with separate arc-gouging mode. Unit operates at 300 A at 100% duty cycle, with output up to 400 A at temperature of 104°F. Producing 3,500 W while welding at 250 A, Vantage 300 delivers 3-phase, 240... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Welding Equipment & Supplies

EPDM Welding Cable offers alternative to battery cable.

September 4, 2013

Constructed with flexible Class K stranding of SAE compliant 30 gauge copper conductors and RoHS-compliant EPDM insulation, EPDM Welding Cable allows tight diameter bends. EPDM jacket resists cuts, tears, abrasion, grease, oil, water, and flame for optimal durability. Capable of high-power applications up to 600 V, cable withstands extreme temperatures up to 105°C and remains flexible in... Read More

Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric Virtual Reality Welding Expert Examines New Training Technologies in the Skills Gap Era at Aug. 29, 2013, W.E.L.D. Day in St. Cloud, Minn.

August 28, 2013

Deanna Postlethwaite to speak at event sponsored by Central Minnesota Manufacturing Association and Central McGowan Inc. Cleveland – While the progression of technology in the classroom has been a subject in many discussions over the years, it now has a new role in welding education – as a distinctive tool that is changing the way students learn. Lincoln Electric’s Virtual Reality Welding... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Plastic Bench Welder utilizes directed infrared system.

August 28, 2013

Plugging into 120 V outlet and heating up in 1 minute, Model 8050 Infrared Non-Contact Fusion Plastic Welding System enables very intricate plastic components to bond with cooler, safer, non-contact welds. IR heating arrays can be designed to join similar or two dissimilar plastic materials with differentiating melting points. Since parts never come in contact with infrared array, material... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Low-Alloy Cellulosic Electrode suits root pass welding.

August 26, 2013

Available in 4.0 mm, 3/16 in., and 5.0 mm dia, Pipeliner® Arc 80 is designed for root pass welding up to X80-grade pipe as well as fill and cap pass welding for X70-grade pipe. Low-alloy stick electrode, classified as E8010-G and E8010-P1 per AWS, fosters productivity in vertical down as well as out-of-position pipe welding and offers deep penetration. Q2 Lot® control shows actual... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multi-Process Welder offers electronic fuel-injection engine.

August 21, 2013

Designed for stick, TIG, MIG, wire, and pipe welding, K3928-1 Ranger® 305 G Welder/Generator is available with Kohler® 25 hp electronic fuel-injection engine, which provides easy starting in cold weather with no choke to adjust. Single-phase AC generator delivers 12,000 W peak for motor starting and 9,500 W of continuous AC power for tools. System includes Lincoln Chopper Technology®,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Gas-Shielded Flux-Cored Wire improves comfort, productivity.

August 19, 2013

Designed for single- and multi-pass welding, Hobart® FabCO® 70XHP can be used in flat and horizontal position with either 100% CO2 or 75% argon, 25% CO2 shielding gas mixture. Fume generation rates help improve operator comfort, and deposition rates increase productivity. Available in 1/16, 5/64, and 3/32 in. dia, wire offers tensile strengths from 78,000–85,000 psi.... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

3M Introduces New Graphic Designs for Popular Welding Helmet

August 19, 2013

Tribute design honors fallen Navy SEAL while Future Combatant design appeals to video gamers ST. PAUL, Minn., — Style and safety go hand in hand with the 3M Speedglas Graphic Welding Helmet 100 Series expansion. The series is now available with two additional graphic designs, called Tribute and Future Combatant. The helmets provide wearers with the proven protection of the Speedglas Welding... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Apache Enters Propane Market with Dedicated Carbon Steel Manufacturing Facility

August 16, 2013

Beaver Dam, Wis. – Apache Stainless Equipment Corporation recently provided a bulk storage tank to LPG & NH3 Supply, Inc., which denotes Apache's entry into the Propane market.  LPG & NH3 Supply is a leading design, build and service provider to the Propane Bulk Industry and serves the Midwestern United States. The company, based out of Buffalo, MN, partnered with Apache to support their... Read More

Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Apache Custom Stainless Steel Tanks Support Growing Biofuel Industry

August 15, 2013

Beaver Dam, Wis. – Sanimax, a leading rendering and renewing process company, partnered with Apache Stainless Equipment Corp. to provide stainless steel tanks to support growing production of B100 Biodiesel fuel. The Sanimax facility in DeForest, Wisconsin is dedicated to the processing of 100% renewable Biodiesel fuel.  Apache supported their need for increased capacity by supplying one... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flawless 3-D Lights

August 13, 2013

Ultrasonic welding convinces during the manufacturing of complex daytime running lights Daytime running lights have become mandatory by EU Standards as of recently and are a popular style element. Their complex 3-D shape represents a challenge for joining technology. The ultrasonic welding tool can be easily adapted to the design type by means of studs in various heights. Short cycle times and... Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric to Address Benefits of Classroom Virtual Simulation on Aug. 8 at Alabama Technical-Education Conference

August 9, 2013

Presentation to focus on how classrooms of the future will transform and enrich learning experiences via multi-media platforms, and how welding simulation is doing just that today Cleveland - The progression of technology has long been studied in classrooms, but as technology evolves it is changing the classroom learning environment itself. How that evolution is happening is the subject of a... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Linde Puerto Rico Adds 3M Safety Products to Its Line for Industrial Users

August 8, 2013

Bo. Palmas, Cata̱o, Puerto Rico РLinde Puerto Rico has added 3M safety products to its line of Linde branded personal protective equipment, making the company a major force in the market for safety products. The 3M products are now available in all Linde PR retail locations around the Island. Linde and 3M launched the product line last month to key safety, health and environment... Read More