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2011-08-02 08:20:16

Program seeks to meet economic need for an educated and skilled workforce of manufacturers By Ellen Ferrante, NSF On June 9, President Obama hosted an event at the Northern Virginia Community College Campus with The Manufacturing Institute and the National Association of Manufacturers to discuss major steps that should be taken to build an educated and skilled workforce of manufacturers who are crucial to the economic future of the United States. The President stressed the importance of...

2011-06-06 09:05:00

CLEVELAND, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Electric has further enhanced its successful Money Matters(TM) promotion to offer customers even more choices when they purchase one of the company's six most popular welding machines. The company is telling customers "It's Your Choice" between a cash rebate of up to $200 or free additional product worth up to $424. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110606/CL13741 ) Money Matters now includes: 1. POWER MIG®...

2011-05-18 00:01:31

Air Compressors Direct Announces Addition of Campbell Hausfeld Welders. Online Superstore Continues to Expand Product Offering. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 Today Air Compressors Direct announced the addition of Campbell Hausfeld welders and welding accessories. "We're happy to add the wide array of welders and accessories from a brand as reputable as Campbell Hausfeld," said Steve Robbins, resident product expert at AirCompressorsDirect.com. "Campbell Hausfeld offers a limited...

2011-05-17 13:30:00

LOS ANGELES, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA issued ten citations totaling $235,865 to construction contractor TL Pavlich for deliberate and willful workplace safety violations which led to a flash fire severely burning a welder on a public works project in Montebello last December. In addition to being reviewed for a potential criminal referral to the Los Angeles District Attorney, the case is being referred to the Contractors State Licensing Board for licensing review...

2011-04-28 00:00:29

Miller Weldmaster introduced the T3 Hot Wedge Welder made especially for smaller sign and banner and awning shops. Navarre, OH (PRWEB) April 27, 2011 Miller Weldmaster introduced the T3 Hot Wedge Welder made especially for smaller sign and banner and awning shops. This new hot wedge welder is full of features. The new T3 can weld hems, overlaps, pockets and rope in hem seams. The T3 is compact enough to fit on a table and can also travel on a track for welding larger banners and awnings....

2011-04-26 00:00:27

The unique design welds a swimming pool liner, the top decorative panel and the bead all in one operation. Navarre, OH (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Miller Weldmaster added a new pool liner beading welder to its line of automated welding machines. The unique design welds a swimming pool liner, the top decorative panel and the bead all in one operation. The welder requires only one operator and can weld up to 50 feet per minute. The 116 provides the capability of attaching bead "“ one liner...

2011-04-08 09:37:44

Workers exposed to welding fumes may be at increased risk of damage to the same brain area harmed by Parkinson's disease, according to a new study by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.Fumes produced by welding contain manganese, an element that scientists have linked to neurological problems including Parkinson's disease-like symptoms."In the United States alone, there are more than 1 million workers who perform welding as a part of their jobs," says Brad...

2011-04-07 12:36:00

New research suggests that workers exposed to welding fumes may be at risk for developing brain damage in an area of the brain also affected in Parkinson's disease. The study is published in the April 6, 2011, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Fumes produced by welding contain manganese. Manganese is a chemical element that, even at low levels, has been linked to neurologic problems, including Parkinson's disease-like...

2011-03-21 09:17:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif. March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Multiplaz, LLC officially began distribution operations effective March 2011, introducing its Super New Welding System, Multiplaz 3500. The hallmark of the company, the Multiplaz 3500 Super Welding system promises consumers a "Feel today the technology of tomorrow" experience. The technology has been selling successfully for nine years in Europe and throughout the world, and is arguably considered to be the most advanced technological...

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