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ESAB Due to Launch Breakthrough Products for 2017

ESAB has promised the unveiling of its new 2017 products at the upcoming SEMA 2016 and FABTECH 2016 tradeshows, Las Vegas Convention Center later this month. The products include the Rebel ™ EMP 235ic (multiprocess) and Rebel EM 235ic (MIG-only) welding systems and the next generation of products in four categories: Thermal Dynamics ® Cutmaster […]

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Safety in Welding

With stories in the world press of sad accidents and incidents within welding resulting in injury, we are proud to showcase our range of welding safety equipment including welding curtains screens, flashback arrestors and respiratory equipment. Simply pop instore {Arc House, 82-90 Taylor Street, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 1BQ}, give us a call {0151 647 9751} […]

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Welding in Motorsport

We are sure you’re aware but perhaps not the extent of which…that welding is still majorly used in motorsport today. Whether it’s rally, Formula E, motorcycle, Formula 1, NASCAR or karting, welding plays a huge part in customising race cars – from welding of special gears to cylinder blocks, suspension arm strenghtening rubs to aluminium […]

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Welding Consumables Market Growth of 5.5%

The “Welding Consumables Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2016-2026” report was released recently and provides a ten-year forecast on the welding consumables market between 2016 and 2026. According to the report, the market is expected to increase by 5.5% {in terms of value, it’s expected to register a Compound Annual Growth Rate of […]

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NASA Welds Together Frist Hydrogen Test Tank for America’s Moon/Mars Rocket

At the end of July, NASA finished welding together the very firsst fuel tank for America’s Space Launch System (SLS) deep space rocket at Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, Louisiana. “We have just finished welding the first liquid hydrogen qualification tank article…and are in the middle of production welding of the first liquid hydrogen […]

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Students Pay Tribute To Teacher

Ed Hue, 71, was a welder and a teacher – having tought at Columbia Basin College in Pasco, Washington for 29 years. Sadly, Ed passed away in July after a 13-month battle with multiple myeloma cancer. But because his students loved their teacher so much; they decided they would pay tribute to him by putting […]

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