Yearly Archives: 2017

Britain on the Verge

MD captured Twice Would you believe it – many friends, customers and colleagues have spotted Peter Westerman in the BBC Article Britain on the verge: Life along the A1 written and photographed by Peter Dench. See what you think. Peter can … Continue reading

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TWI Student of the Year

Do you know an outstanding Student involved in Welding Technology? The Welding Institute, Northumbria Branch invites you to nominate a candidate for the Student of the Year Award. This prestigious award is given to an outstanding candidate who satisfies the … Continue reading

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Check out Our Latest Videos on YouTube!

We have some great new offerings, including a VBC/Instrument Engineering welding lathe, an ESAB 5000i MIG welder, ESAB strip cladding test and an Esprit Arrow CNC plasma cutter with Hypertherm Powermax 45XP power source! From orbital welding to plasma cutting, … Continue reading

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Peter Westerman Gets About A Bit! Caught on the BBC Again!

Peter Westerman Has Hit the Headlines Again! We all know Peter gets around a bit… However on one of his latest trips, he was spotted at a popular joint of his – Flo’s cafe on the A1! We were surprised … Continue reading

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WW1 Tank Tribute to British Engineers

Daredevil Guy Martin builds WW1 tank in tribute to British Engineers Engineers revealed how they made Guy Martin’s Mark IV replica tank in a brilliant TV show aired this week. With the exception of a couple all tanks are female. … Continue reading

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This Guy is No Pumpkin

TIG Welding for Halloween Masses of credit to for posting this video on YouTube. It takes a lot of skill to weld and just as much to produce a video giving a tutorial. Aaron, the guy behind the beautifully … Continue reading

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Weld Clad Overlay Equipment

Cladding Systems In Stock Today! Short Delivery Times Save ££££ on New The weld overlay cladding process provides protection for products such as pipes, valves, flanges and specialist fabrications in a number of industry sectors where service conditions require corrosion … Continue reading

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Newbie Welders – Watch Out

Welding Slang and Phrases In the construction world newbies often find themselves lost in common phrases and welding slang is no exception thrown around by fellow workers. View this post on Instagram #tbt When you tell the new guy to … Continue reading

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Welds Reduce Microbial Growth of Bacteria

Reduce Micro Bacteria with Orbital Welded Piping It’s owing to the improper welds of pipes and tubes servicing the food and beverage industry that result in them being more susceptible to the growth of micro bacteria and organisms.       … Continue reading

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Manganese Fume Targets

Manage Your Welding Fumes Weld fume management has always been a concern for busy welding shops but the ability to meet strict manganese fume targets in particular has pushed weld to change their approach to fume management substantially. Of course, the importance of … Continue reading

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