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What Engineers, Fabricators and Inspectors Need to Know

As summer is beginning to wind down, many welders are turning their attention to fall welding projects that they would like to attempt before the weather turns too cold.  Some of these late summer projects can include welding storage units or making improvements to your welding area.  If you are in need of a new welding table to work on during the winter months, now is the perfect time to work on one.  We have many different designs and plans located on our website.

While you’re compiling a list of projects to complete before the weather turns too cold, we hope you enjoy the latest welding news in this edition of the weekly roundup.

Welding News

http://www.mlive.com/business/jackson-lansing/index.ssf/2011/12/unique_program_aims_to_connect.html : Organizers of a new job recruiting program hope to have more than a dozen unemployed but newly trained welders in new manufacturing jobs by Christmas.

Welding Industry

http://www.offshore-mag.com/articles/2012/01/crc-evans–technip.html : CRC-Evans, Technip Norway sign strategic agreement

http://www.fabtechexpo.com/ : North America's largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event heads to the Las Vegas Convention Center November 12-14, 2012. If your job requires you to look for new ways to work smarter, operate leaner and boost productivity, then you and your team need to attend FABTECH. Make plans now to attend your industry's main event and you'll find the products, resources and ideas to strengthen your business and achieve your manufacturing goals.

Welding Jobs

http://www.jobsinwelding.com/ : Here is a great resource for every welder who is looking for information on available job openings.

http://www.thefabricator.com/tc/arcwelding : Welcome to the Arc Welding Tech Cell. Here you will find information on electrodes and wires, fixtures, manipulators, positioners, GMAW/MIG power sources, GTAW/TIG power sources, SMAW/stick power sources, plasma arc welding equipment, resistance welding equipment, and wire feeders.

Welding Students

http://www.thefabricator.com/article/arcwelding/the-gravity-of-one-weld-instructor : The gravity of one weld instructor 2012 PWTeacher of the Year winner Jaime Shaker teaches a skill, changes lives

Welding Gone Wrong

http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/NAPA-Welding-accident-kills-worker-Man-burns-2744606.php : A construction worker was killed Wednesday when a welding torch apparently ignited his clothes while he was working inside a steel drainage pipe at a construction site at Highway 29 in Napa.

Ed C.


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