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The Meaning of Manufacturing and Why it Matters

Earlier this year, President Trump signed a memorandum calling for a plan to ensure that work on new and existing pipelines be performed with “materials and equipment produced in the United States, to the maximum extent possible and to the extent permitted by law.” This is welcome news given the precipitous decrease in American manufacturing…

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Practical Reuse of Wastewater Can Deliver Greater Value Than Zero Liquid Discharge

By DMP Corporation Hear more from DMP Corporation during FABTECH Session F116: Sustainable Design and Solutions for the Job Shop at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday November 9. DMP will also be exhibiting at booth #A6555. Industrial manufacturers seeking solutions for wastewater treatment have a powerful weapon at their disposal in Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD). Using…

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Evaluation Of GMAW Technologies For Welding Aluminum In Shipyards

EWI researchers worked with shipyards to identify the soundness and productivity of aluminum joints welded with four different types of GMAW.

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Working in the Shale Oil Fields: Here are Top 6 Most Common Jobs

The U.S. Shale oil has been improving on efficiency in an attempt to increase oil production. As a result, the future looks bright for those who want to work in the oil fields. Currently, a number of U.S. oil companies have invested in new exploration technologies. This could see the United States become the largest…

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Weekly Welding Roundup–Welding News

Buffalo, NY has taken its first steps toward supplying additional welders for the growing welding industry that expects more than 17,000 job openings related to welding or similar fields. A $3.2 million Buffalo Billion initiative aims to connect students at Alfred State College and other area schools with the training they’ll need in the growing…

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FABTECH 2017: Keynote Speakers Discuss Industry and Workplace Transformation

Inspiring innovation and fostering creativity are among the topics being discussed by keynote speakers A powerful lineup of speakers, including Discovery Channel’s Richard Rawlings and Pixar’s Matthew Luhn, are on tap to deliver keynote presentations at FABTECH 2017, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing event. The keynote speeches at FABTECH, which takes…

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FABTECH 2017 Announces Exciting Schedule of Keynote Speakers

Inspiring innovation and fostering creativity are among the topics being discussed by keynote speakers A powerful lineup of speakers, including Discovery Channel’s Richard Rawlings and Pixar’s Matthew Luhn, are on tap to deliver keynote presentations at FABTECH 2017, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing event. The keynote speeches at FABTECH, which takes…

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Fe Based Nanostructured Welding Deposit Properties And Welding Procedure

Experiments show that FE-based alloys welded with the FCAW process have higher wear resistance when no gas shielding is used.

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Weekly Welding Roundup–Welding News

When it’s time for the giraffes to eat at the Asheboro, N.C. Zoo, supervisors found that the current feeding system didn’t allow the zookeepers enough room to place food, space for enrichment activities, and enough height to reach the giraffes. This is where the students of Randolph Community College’s Welding Technology program came into the…

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AWS Poster Competition Tests Skills Employers Need

AWS competitions often involve flying sparks and the crackling sound of welding. The AWS Poster Competition is different. It’s designed to test a welder’s ability to investigate, think creatively, and communicate effectively; skills that employers say are often lacking in their job candidates. According to Thomas Lienert, AWS vice president and chair of the Technical…

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