Welding Safety Articles

  • Digital UV Printing on Flexible Film

    The flexible film UV printer is specialized in printing the picture in the soft membrane. The flexible film, also called stretch fabric, has become the preferred material of making the suspending ceiling, it is made of PVC material and then process cutting the desired shape through one time or ...

  • Simpler sub-floor cable management with Alphastrut raised access flooring - Case Study

    When Alphastrut set out to design its aluminium support system, the primary aim was to develop a product that would save weight on offshore platforms. However, the engineers soon realised that it was also an opportunity to deal with other problems, including the limitations of standard sub-floor cable management solutions. ...


    By Alphastrut Ltd

  • Reduce weight and installation time with the Alphastrut overhead service support grid - Case Study

    Innovation is not always about having an idea totally out of left field; in fact, the products that deliver the greatest benefits are often the ones that build on long-established concepts. That is the case with the Alphastrut aluminium overhead support grid, which has all the practical benefits of standard ceiling support grids but is significantly lighter, quicker and cheaper to install, and ...


    By Alphastrut Ltd

  • MCM 2001 Inc. Case Study

    Established in 1988 as a privately owned and operated firm based in Toronto, Ontario, Millworks Custom Manufacturing (MCM) has worked with leading architects, designers, and corporations to realize the development of custom environments for national and international brands and institutions. MCM is recognized as a leader in custom millworking and fabrication, and has ...


    By Diversitech

  • Baton Rouge Community College Case Study

    Downdraft Tables and Welding Booths Provide a Clean and Safe Working Environment for Students The Problem The Baton Rouge Community College AWS Welding Training Program takes individuals through a comprehensive welding with hands on training in MIG, TIG and Stick principles, working with steel and other alloys in plate and pipe configurations. The school submitted a ...


    By Diversitech

  • Commercial Roll Formed Products Case Study

    Founded in 1971, Commercial Roll Formed Products Ltd. (Commercial Roll) has established itself as a leading supplier of roll-formed products throughout North America. Based in Brampton, Ontario, Commercial Roll boasts a 125,000 square-foot manufacturing facility featuring state-of-the-art machinery and ISO9001 certification. The ...


    By Diversitech

  • Clovis Community College Case Study

    Welding Technology Instructor seeks solution for welding fumes The Problem The Clovis Community College in Clovis New Mexico is a leading welding educational institution which follows the American Welding Society’s “Schools Excelling through National Skills and Standards Education”. The program at Clovis teaches Arc, Mig, Tig welding, Oxy-Fuel ...


    By Diversitech

  • John M. Stuart Career Center Case Study

    The Stuart Career Center, located in Baytown, Texas, has offered comprehensive vocational and career training to local high school students since 1974. Among its offerings, the Stuart Career Center boasts a detailed Welding curriculum that addresses the needs of both new and advanced students alike. The Problem The ...


    By Diversitech

  • Frederick Community College Case Study

    Established in 1957, Frederick Community College (FCC) is located in Frederick, Maryland. Today, FCC is home to over 16,000 students and offers over 85 degree and certificate programs, as well as workforce training and continuing education to meet the needs and interests of all members of the community. The Problem As part of its Building ...


    By Diversitech

  • Weighing Solutions for Agricultural Farmers

    PT Limited load cells are popular in the agricultural industry. Shear beam load cells are often used in feed out systems and are found under the tray or deck of trailers. They’re used to monitor the amount of feed being deposited for stock. Shear beams are also used in similar designs for fertilizer spreaders. ...


    By PT Limited

  • Tackling Occupational Hygiene

    The collective movement for solving issues surrounding work related ill health continues to gain momentum, highlighted in the HSE Help GB Work Well Scheme calling for ‘greater awareness of the harm, costs and preventability of the issue’ which should ‘drive collective action to improve health ...


    By Casella

  • Installation Steps of Sanitary Ball Valve

    The sanitary ball valve uses a special molding process to allow a dense sealing surface to achieve zero leakage. Its sphere and shank are fused as one to remove the valve stem from pressure due to pressure changes within the possibility of pressure pieces and, therefore, achieve the fundamental guarantee of safety. It uses a full metal hard welding process that is resistant to strong corrosion. ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Reliable balers, reliable maintenance - Case Study

    Front Range Maintenance, based out of Littleton, Colorado has been a distributor of Harmony compactors and balers since 1999. The owner, Skeeter Gosney, has been repairing balers and compactors since 1972, and then bought Front Range Maintenance with his wife Linda in 1998. They have a crew of five ...


    By Harmony Enterprises, Inc.

  • Process-generated contaminants

    Overview: There is not currently a formal and universally recognised definition of a process-generated substance. Process-generated contaminants can be generated as emissions from combustion processes, abrasion and/or other processes that physically or chemically degrade or otherwise modify the starting material(s), e.g. degradation/composting of organic materials. Such ...

  • When are Oil Wells an Explosive Hazard?

    Contrary to popular belief, an oil well can be an explosive hazard even when it is not in operation (pumping steady). An EnergyWire review of federal labor statistics cited that the oil and gas sector experiences the most deaths from fires and explosions, compared to other private industries. Risks of Explosive Elements around Oil Wells A recent explosion in ...


    By Larson Electronics LLC

  • Don’t Let the Welding Fume Plume Make You Sick

    What’s at Stake? Welding poses a unique combination of both safety and health risks to more than 500,000 workers in a wide variety of industries. The risk from fatal injuries alone is more than four deaths per thousand workers over a working lifetime. What’s the Danger? The fume plume is the clearly visible column of fume that rises directly ...


    By SafetySmart

  • Monitoring gas mixtures in weld overlay cladding production - Case Study

    Arc Energy utilise the 542 binary gas analyser to monitor the mixture of gases in their weld overlay process. Arc Energy Resources was started by European Welding Engineer, Alan Robinson in 1994. Since then they have become a worldwide contractor of weld overlay clad products and services. Arc Energy’s weld overlay cladding provides heavy duty protection against corrosion and ...


    By Systech Instruments Ltd

  • Key Safety and Quality Practices for Industrial Fabrication

    Industrial fabrication requires an unwavering commitment to quality and safety. Industrial fabrication companies should thus utilize certain best practices to ensure that these standards are met every time with every unit that is shipped. Some keep areas of focus for maximizing safety and quality include certifications and standards, weld quality and selection, quality assurance and testing, and ...


    By STI Group, Inc.

  • IRSST Studies Efficacy of N95 Respirators in Conditions Representative of Human Breathing

    On June 28, 2016, Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST) issued a press release announcing the availability of a study on “ ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • How to fit a box-welded pond liner for a perfect water feature

    Box-welded pond liners are also commonly referred to as tailored-to-fit, bespoke, made-to-measure or tailor-made pond liners. All terms are recognised by professional landscapers and by pond liner manufacturers. Suited to formal pond designs, a box-welded pond liner provides the best fit with no unsightly seams or folds. A ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

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