Welding Technology

Shaun Relyea

May 29, 2014

by Shaun Relyea

Know where the difficulties lie and prepare for them

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Andy Monk

April 24, 2014

By Andy Monk

Overcoming common problems and consumables issues

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Welding too hot or putting too much metal into the joint is a big challenge. Image: Lincoln Electric Co.

April 23, 2014

by Mary Scianna

Vertical welding presents unique challenges

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Liberty for Youth Group learn about welding

April 14, 2014

The Canadian Welding Association's CWA Foundation teamed up with the Liberty for Youth group in March to help at risk youth by providing hands-on experience in welding.

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Selecting the right gun for the job is important to achieving good results and realizing the benefits MIG welding can provide. Gun choice can have a significant impact on productivity, downtime, weld quality and operating costs, not to mention welding operator comfort.

March 27, 2014

by Andy Monk

Selecting the right gun is key to achieving the best results

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Mig welding

March 27, 2014

by Robert L. Bitzky

Tips on how to set the parameters for GMAW short arc welding

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Lincoln Electric Lincolnweld 842 H flux 8979

March 9, 2014

Lincoln Electric has introduced a new submerged arc flux designed for welding requirements for the offshore construction industry.

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December 17, 2013

Canadian manufacturing sales continued to climb in October, yet another sign that the economy is gaining steam and will continue to grow in 2014.

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Victor Technologies Inverter Block

December 9, 2013

The Victor Thermal Dynamics Ultra-Cut XT series power sources from Victor Technologies is designed for automated plasma cutting and delivers what the company claims is higher productivity and lower cutting costs.

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Miller FILTAIR Capture 5 Fume Extraction

December 9, 2013

The new Filtair Capture 5 fume extraction system from Miller Electric Mfg. Co. captures welding fumes up to 1.5 m (5 ft) away from the source, over three times farther than conventional technologies, claims Miller.

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Lincoln Electric Advanced Module

December 9, 2013

Power Wave Advanced Module is a new waveform control from The Lincoln Electric Company. The module has alternating current (AC) welding capability to run aluminum processes.

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November 23, 2013

Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc., has acquired an ownership interest in Burlington Automation Corp., Hamilton, ON, a manufacturer of 3D robotic plasma cutting systems.

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CWB ground breaking ceremony for new Western Canadian facility

November 14, 2013

 Left to right: John Schonewille, Leduc County Councillor, Division 3, MLA George Rogers, Leduc-Beaumont, Doug Luciani, CWB Group President and CEO, Joe Doria, past CWB Group Chairman, MP James Rajotte, Edmonton-Leduc and John Whaley, Leduc County Mayor pose for a picture during CWB Group's ground breaking event for their new facility in Nisku, AB.


The Canadian Welding Group (CWB) is expanding its presence in Western Canada with a new 18,000 sq ft facility in Nisku, AB. The CWB held a ground breaking ceremony on November 12 with government dignitaries.

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November 13, 2013

The organizers of FABTECH Canada have announced they are expanding the 2014 event, slated for March 18 to 20 at the Toronto Congress Centre.

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November 12, 2013

Eight Elements of a Successful Online Marketing Plan: Book Review

Many small business owners know that they should develop an online presence,but they're unsure of what to do and where to start. Annie Tsai breaks thisprocess down into eight understandable—and doable—elements.

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Tweco Black-PMS123 md hi

November 9, 2013

Victor Technologies has repositioned Tweco as its single brand for specialty welding products and arc accessories. Starting with the Tweco Fabricator 3-in-1 welding machines, and continuing throughout the entire Thermal Arc product line, all welding products will transition to the Tweco brand.

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Miller Classic Helmet FS 10

November 8, 2013

Miller Classic Helmet VSi

Two new auto darkening models have joined the Miller Electric Mfg. Co. family of Classic series of welding helmets: the Classi VSi and the Classic FS 310 2x4 flip-up.

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November 6, 2013

by Eric McKellar

Whenever applying automation to weld a product, a company's goal is to improve consistent quality, increase production and decrease overall cost. At the end of the day, whether manual or robotic, the overall machine is ultimately still a "welder". Although a robotic welding machine appears to be more complex, general rules of sound welding are the same as manual welding.

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November 6, 2013

What you need to know about selecting a compact wire-feed welder

With so many choices of welding machines on the market today, how does a novice welding operator choose what he or she needs? There are a couple of key questions that can guide you through the process and narrow down your selection to make the choice a little easier.

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