Month: April 2019

Pferd introduces ceramic oxide flap discs

Pferd Inc. released Polivlies ceramic oxide Co-Cool flap discs. The abrasive material provides special top-sizing for reduced loading and cooler grinding on poor heat-conducting materials. The interleaved flap construction alternates between aggressive coated abrasive and nonwoven material, allowing for grinding followed by surface conditioning in a single operation. The discs are recommended for work on… Continued

DGP releases tungsten storage solution

Diamond Ground Products’ Arc Saber is a quality storage container that protects tungsten welding electrodes. For a tool box or work table, it holds up to 19 1/8-in. (3.2-mm) tungsten electrodes. The storage container features a high-impact polyethylene and HDPLA Plus plastic, a 12.5-lb. pull-rated neodymium (rare earth) magnet located in the base, a threaded-on… Continued

Lincoln Electric hosts motorsports seminar

The Lincoln Electric Co. hosted its annual Advanced Motorsports welding seminar at the company’s world headquarters in Cleveland back in November 2018. Representatives from Nascar, IndyCar, the National Hot Rod Association and off-road racing gathered to learn about the latest in motorsports welding techniques and procedures. For the first time, the two-day seminar was held… Continued

Lincoln Electric named one of world’s most ethical

For a second consecutive year, Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. was recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the 2019 World’s Most Ethical Companies. Lincoln was the only honoree in the Machine Tools & Accessories industry category. “We are honored to receive this recognition,” said Christopher L. Mapes, chairman, president and CEO of Lincoln Electric. “Our… Continued

Eriez promotes director of heavy industry

Eriez promoted Darrell Milton to director of heavy industry. Milton has been with the company for nearly three decades, serving most recently as metalworking filtration systems manager. In his new role, Milton’s responsibilities will include developing key sales strategies, tactics and action plans to expand the company’s metalworking, heavy industry and recycling market sales. Milton, a native… Continued

Rockford Systems releases 2019 schedule

For 2019, Rockford Systems LLC offers a machine safeguarding seminar schedule for professionals in the EH&S, plant management, insurance and metal fabrication industries. From understanding how to properly safeguard machinery for meeting OSHA/ANSI standards to a discussion on how to incorporate ergonomics into safeguarding methods, the 2.5-days of educational seminars provide practical, actionable ideas for… Continued

Wire Wizard’s sales additions

Wire Wizard Welding Products announced Benjamin Dawson joined the company as technical sales rep for Michigan. Dawson brings 20 years of experience in the welding and robotics integration industry. Based in the Detroit area, Scott DeBolt was named technical sales rep for Indiana and Illinois. DeBolt is a welding professional with more than 15 years in OEM… Continued

Messer launches American presence

Messer Group completed its business acquisitions from Linde plc and launched Messer Americas. “I am proud to serve as CEO of Messer in the Americas, a continuation of my prior role,” said Jens Luehring, president and CEO of Messer Americas. “While we have a new name, we draw on a rich heritage of safely and reliably… Continued

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