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We have exciting and very positive news to share with you! Today, we announced that our parent company Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX) intends to build on our strategic momentum by separating into two independent and publicly-traded companies—one business will focus on fabrication technologies (ESAB) and the other on specialty medical technologies (MedTech Co. and DJO).
From a leadership perspective, I will continue as CEO of ESAB with our current team. Together, we will continue to strengthen ESAB’s fabrication market leadership. ESAB expects to invest its significant free cash flow into growth-related capital investments, innovation, productivity and strategic acquisitions.
As we address the unique and evolving challenges posed by COVID-19, we’d like to reinforce our commitment to you and share an update on how ESAB is responding.
Team Health First and foremost, the health and safety of our customers and employees continues to be our number one priority. We are monitoring the situation carefully around the world while following guidance from the local government and authorities.
To provide you with additional peace of mind, we are taking the following precautionary measures and appreciate your patience and cooperation as we navigate this unprecedented situation together:
Limiting all non-essential visits to our plants. Increasing daily ...
ESAB, a world leader in welding and cutting technologies, has upgraded its FILARC PZ6113 multi-purpose, all-positional rutile cored welding wire. Subtle but significant fine-tuning of the composition has resulted in a marked improvement in toughness, and the wire is also now available in a smaller diameter for users wanting to weld thinner plate. FILARC PZ6113 has been a global leading rutile cored wire for decades, used for the construction of many of the ships currently sailing our oceans and numerous construction projects around the globe now.
The upgraded FILARC PZ6113 can now be used for joints requiring good toughness down to -40 °C. This will broaden the applicability of FILARC ...
ESAB Welding & Cutting Products will showcase its Quick Weld Productivity Analyzer (QWPA), an easy-to-use calculator for total weld cost analysis, in booth C12574 at FABTECH 2018, held Nov. 6 – 8 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. This online tool can help fabricators see the cost impact of different aspects of production. The QWPA produces calculations for:
Net deposition rate and welding speed per pass after selecting weld process and inputting data, (wire/electrode type, diameter, parameters, joint configuration, joint cross seam area, joint length, number of passes). Weld operation time calculation. A sliding scale for arc-on time/operating factor calculates weld metal ...
ESAB acquires Gas Control Equipment, becomes leading provider of flow control and oxy-fuel solutions
Annapolis Junction, M.D. - ESAB Welding & Cutting Products today announced that it has acquired Gas Control Equipment ("GCE"). With headquarters in Malmö, Sweden, GCE is a leader in European gas equipment, offering full solutions for general industrial, healthcare, high-purity, as well as science and research applications. GCE employs more than 900 people.
"GCE offers industry-leading brands and a rich tradition. GCE businesses have more than 100 years of experience developing, manufacturing and distributing equipment for pressure and flow control of high pressure gases, as well as cutting and welding equipment," says Shyam Kambeyanda, President, ESAB. "The opportunities created by ...
Annapolis Junction, M.D. - For more than 80 years, Sandvik Welding Consumables has been a world-leading developer and manufacturer of advanced stainless steels and nickel filler metals for demanding environments. To broaden and enhance its portfolio of specialty alloys, ESAB Welding & Cutting Products acquired the Sandvik welding consumables business, finalizing the transaction earlier this year. Beginning November 1, these products will go to market under the name Exaton™, an ESAB brand. As part of the brand update, the following changes will occur:
Product packaging will be updated to reflect the new Exaton brand and logo. The product itself will retain current labeling. The contents ...
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- ESAB upgrades FILARC PZ6113 multi-purpose, all-positional rutile cored welding wire
- ESAB showcases Online Weld Cost Calculator
- ESAB acquires Gas Control Equipment, becomes leading provider of flow control and oxy-fuel solutions
- ESAB Changes Sandvik Welding Consumables Name To Exaton™, An ESAB Brand
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