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  • Low heat input welding

    February 3rd 2019

    The Cold Metal Transfer (CMT) welding process reduces the heat input in comparison to other MIG/MAG processes, claims Fronius…

  • A clean winner

    January 8th 2019

    Coherent-ROFIN’s Frank Gäbler explains a new approach to laser welding problematic materials

  • A high-performance build

    January 4th 2019

    The Audi R8 series of sports cars is described as being closer to motor racing than any other on-the-road vehicles. Mike Farish takes a closer look at the manufacturing operation

  • Cool calculations – rapid welding

    November 19th 2018

    Advanced rapid welding technology is helping to surpass challenges in series production at Voestalpine

  • Weld the right result

    November 19th 2018

    Welding zinc coated steels presents a variety of challenges. Lincoln Electric’s Global Industry Segment Director for Transportation Tim Hurley explores the solutions

  • Clean and tidy

    November 16th 2018

    Coherent-ROFIN’s Frank Gäbler describes how the CleanWeld process can garner greater results in fibre laser welding

  • Joined-up thinking

    March 2nd 2018

    The welding of plastics and other non-metallic materials is now well established as a fabrication technique for automotive components

  • Reducing costs in welding aluminium

    February 28th 2018

    In an industry where everyone is looking for a more efficient vehicle, OEMs have started shifting their focus to aluminium as their material of choice, writes Lincoln Electric’s Mikael D. Carriere

  • Digital welding solutions

    January 24th 2018

    Fronius says that documenting, visualising and analysing data from welding processes is becoming increasingly important in production operations…

  • Beaming with benefits

    May 10th 2017

    Clean, flexible and able to provide quality assurance data, laser technology is now proving effective in welding plastics