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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 ...
ESAB to focus on Industry 4.0, mechanised welding and cutting technologies, live demonstrations at Euroblech 2018
ESAB Welding & Cutting Products will showcase the industry's most complete portfolio of solutions for manual and automated welding and cutting products in Hall 13, Stand E16 at EuroBLECH, which is taking place in Hannover, Germany, from 23-26 October 2018.
"We encourage visitors to meet with our multi-lingual technical experts to discuss how we can improve productivity and reduce waste in their metal fabrication operations," says Marcel Stemvers, Regional Sales & Marketing Director Germanic Region, ESAB. "Our Industry 4.0 experts will provide demonstrations of ESAB's Digital Solutions, which include the ESAB WeldCloud and ESAB CutCloud platforms. Coupled with our broad filler metal ...
Annapolis Junction, M.D. - ESAB has announced that it has named off-road and vehicle fabrication expert Ian Johnson an official spokesperson for its welding and cutting products. Coinciding with this announcement, ESAB will sponsor Johnson's new off-road show, Big Tire Garage, debuting on Amazon in late August and available for streaming from services such as YouTube, Amazon Prime and Facebook.
"ESAB's core audience has responded incredibly well to Ian's background as a technical instructor, his off-road experience and real-deal fabrication skills," says Steven Molenda, Director of Global Marketing Communications and Marketing Strategies, ESAB Welding & Cutting Products. "Ian has ...
- 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
- ESAB to focus on Industry 4.0, mechanised welding and cutting technologies, live demonstrations at Euroblech 2018
- ESAB Names Ian Johnson Official Spokesperson, Announces Sponsorship of New Streaming Off-Road Show
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