Welding Safety News

  • Identifying Occupational Exposure Risks to Cobalt and Cobalt Compounds in New York

    In late 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released the 14th Report on Carcinogens (RoC). It contained newly reviewed substances that are known or reasonably anticipated to cause cancer in humans. Included in this list were the metallic element cobalt and cobalt compounds that release cobalt ions in vivo.  The National Toxicology Program (NTP), an interagency ...


    By VOETS, LLC

  • New York Firm Protects Workers from Exposure Hazards to Welding Fumes

    Of the more than 500,000 workers in U.S. that are involved in welding, cutting, and brazing, many are employed in occupations in New York City and the surrounding tri-state region.  These can be dangerous occupations according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) which reports that the risk from fatal injuries alone is more than four deaths per thousand workers over a ...


    By VOETS, LLC

  • Protecting Workers from Welding Fume Hazards in Puerto Rico

    In Puerto Rico and across the rest of the United States, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports that there are over 500,000 workers in a wide variety of industries that perform welding, cutting and brazing activities. These workers face potentially hazardous conditions that pose a unique combination of both safety and health risks according to the agency. The welding ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Welding Fumes and Exposure Concerns Discussed in New Video

    Today, the IAQ Video Network and Cochrane & Associates announced the release of their latest educational video.  Their newest production discusses hazardous fumes and gases that workers involved with welding could be exposed to on the job.  “While there are a number of potential hazards associated with welding, a major concern is exposure to welding ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Innovations from Plymovent at Metalex

    At the Metalex in Bangkok Plymovent will show a wide range of professional products varying from mobile units, wall mounted units, extraction arms and fans. People can experience the added value of a cleaner and healthier working environment available by visiting the Plymovent booth. GoLine At the Metalex Plymovent will introduce the ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Come and see the innovations at the Plymovent booth at FabTech

    ControlPro One of these is the ControlPro. A new filter control system from Plymovent designed with you, the user in mind. The ControlPro has an intuitive touch screen interface that shows at a glance how the system is performing, what the system is doing now, will do next and how keep it working optimally. Experience yourself how simple it is to be informed and be connected. ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • New Magnetic Liners Now Available

    We are very pleased to announce that we will be providing another wear protection product! Buffalo Wire will now be helping you protect your investment with our high-quality polyurethane magnetic liners. With no bolts, adhesives, welding, cutting or retro fitting required, we guarantee a quick and easy installation. Our liners are efficient in both static and vibratory applications. Rotation is ...


    By Buffalo Wire Works

  • The GoLine; Plymovent’s exciting new range of entry-level products!

    In November and December of this year Plymovent will introduce the GoLine; a complete new line of essential entry-level products. These basic level units will help complete the range of Plymovent products with keen pricing, Plymovent quality representing real value for money. The range consists ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • To The Point About Preventing Eye Injuries

    Dust, wood chips, nails, hazardous chemicals, radiant light and countless other items can strike or enter the eye and cause injury.  Taking proper precautions and wearing the appropriate protection against eye hazards can prevent eye injuries.  This program provides an overview of your organization’s plan to protect your sight and points out how the use of ...


    By ERI Safety Videos

  • The 2017 CIPE will be held on Mar.20-22, 2017 in Beijing, China

    Name: The 17th China International Exhibition on Equipment of Pipeline and Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation. Time: Mar. 20-22, 2017. City: Beijing, China. Address: China international exhibition center. Introduction of the exhibition: ...


    By Derbo Steel Pipe Co., Ltd.

  • Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce visits our factory

    Friday 10th of June, the Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce has organized a factory tour to Lamphun. The day started in the morning, visiting the Plymovent factory in Lamphun, located nearby Chiang Mai. The purpose of the visit was to show the new factory and production lines. The visitors could see that the Plymovent products like the ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Even robots need clean air - Elmia welding fair

    The biennial Elmia Welding and Joining Technology fair was held from 10th to 13th of May in Jönköping, Sweden. Genano Solutions took part in this huge event for the Nordic welding industry. This year the fair had a record high participation rate with 1700-2000 participants every day during the four-day event. The theme this year was automation and digitalisation of the welding industry. ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Distek, Inc. Releases BIOne Single-Use Bioreactor System

    From the company that has brought you 40 years of excellence in laboratory pharmaceutical instruments, Distek, Inc. is proud to introduce the BIOne (pronounced “BIO One”) Single-Use Bioreactor System. Distek, Inc. has developed a benchtop scale single-use bioreactor (SUB) system for mammalian cell growth and recombinant protein production. The pre-sterilized BIOne system is ...


    By Distek, Inc.

  • Boliden Bergsöe AB prefered bag filter PFSC from ITK Envfront AB

    Boliden Bergsöe AB prefered bag filter PFSC from ITK Envfront AB to clean fumes from their lead resmelting furnace. Recently, Boliden Bergsöe placed the contract with ITK Envifront for delivery of a bag filter plant type PFSC with control - measurement and logging equipment type CPFE Control Manager. With the installation, which replaces an existing filter, increased ventilation ...


    By ITK Envifront AB

  • Exposure to manganese – and a few good reasons to protect yourself

    Manganese is a naturally occurring element. Normally, it is part of the human diet and good for you when consumed in moderation. However, manganese becomes airborne during welding and other industrial processes and inhaling manganese causes serious health problems. Exposure Manganese (Mn) is added to several different metals to improve their ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Welding halls of the future – how to get rid of welding fumes and save energy

    Nordic Welding Expo starts tomorrow in Tampere! During the expo, you have the chance to follow many interesting talks. Hans Brunila from Genano Solutions Ltd and Markku Lilja from Engineering Office Äyräväinen Ltd are keeping a joint talk on the welding halls of the future. The talk concentrates on removing welding ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Talk 16.3.2016: Welding halls of the future - how to get rid of welding fumes and save energy

    Nordic Welding Expo starts tomorrow in Tampere! During the expo, you have the chance to follow many interesting talks. Hans Brunila from Genano Solutions Ltd and Markku Lilja from Engineering Office Äyräväinen Ltd are keeping a joint talk on the welding halls of the future. The talk concentrates ...


    By Genano Solutions

  • Plymovent sponsors MX3D to print a 3D steel bridge

    Plymovent contributes its clean air and filtration expertise to the first bridge project of its kind in the world! Designed by Dutch designer and artist Joris Laarman, MX3D will 3D print the construction of a metal bridge to be placed in the center of Amsterdam. MX3D, a highly innovative Dutch start-up company, invented an ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Castolin Eutectic invests in extended production capabilities in China

    On an expansion path for more production space, Eutectic Castolin China moved on 5th October into new facilities near Pudong New Area, Shanghai. Twice as large as the former manufacturing and office area, the new 3,200 m2 factory is located close to the airport. The company currently manufactures CDP® wearplates and cored wires, with further investments planned in 2016 for additional ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • Welding Safety Series

    Hi there! We are starting a new series of blog posts, concerning welding safety. This is a critical topic for all workplaces that have welding in their premises. Welding – as well as plasma cutting and metal processing – release large numbers of fine particles in the air. Some of them are as small as nanosized and can be inhaled deep into the lungs. Ultrasmall ...


    By Genano Solutions

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you