Robotics and Al in Welding

Robotics and AI in Welding: A Conversation with Dan Allford of Arc Specialties

Engineering360 got the chance to talk with Dan Allford, ARC Specialties’ founder and president, about its use of robotics in welding. Allford is a lifetime member of the American Welding Society (AWS), who holds several patents in the field of welding automation.
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Nominate Someone for a CWI Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominate Someone for a CWI Lifetime Achievement Award

This new award recognizes CWIs who show distinguished service, leadership, outstanding accomplishments, and innovative contributions towards enhancing the image and technology of welding inspection. If you know someone who fits the bill, nominate them below.
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Hobart Filler Metals

Welding and Joining Dissimilar Materials: Part 2

Welding and Joining Dissimilar Metals: Part 2

Dissimilar metal welding occurs when two metal alloys of different base metals or two compositions within the same base metal are joined. A variety of factors must be considered when joining dissimilar metals.
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CWS Seminar Schedule

Certified Welding Supervisor Seminar Schedule Release

A good welding supervisor is a critical part of any welding operations team. Our in-person CWS seminars focus on the knowledge a supervisor needs to learn, including productivity, throughput, weld quality, and operations safety.
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Nominate Someone for an Excellence in Welding Award

Nominate Someone for an Excellence in Welding Award before June 30

The Excellence in Welding Awards honors people or organizations who go above and beyond to advance the welding industry. The nomination deadline is just a few weeks away on June 30.
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Selecting a SMAW Electrode for Carbon Steels

Selecting a SMAW Electrode for Carbon Steels

A number of factors come into play when selecting a shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) electrode for carbon steels. SMAW electrodes are consumables that serve multiple purposes, providing both filler metal and flux.
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Upcoming Events

Welding Summit

Welding Summit 2019

August 29-30, 2019 | The Woodlands, TX

Speakers will take a deep dive into the construction welding execution piece itself. Presentations, workshops and live demos will explain why we need greater emphasis on welding with labor shortages and escalating costs.
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Shipbuilding & Aluminum Conference

Shipbuilding & Aluminum Conference

September 17-19, 2019 | New Orleans, LA

Due to the overlap in technology, these two events will take place in the same week, at the same hotel! To take advantage of this, purchase the combination registration package that gives you access to both technical programs.
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Inspection Expo & Conference

Inspection Conference

January 21-23, 2020 | Houston, TX

Be among the first to attend the inaugural Inspection Conference, where experts join forces on a comprehensive array of topics common to corrosion engineering, nondestructive testing, steel construction and welding inspectors.
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