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AWS Welding Summit 2024: Making an Impact on the Welding Industry

Come see the Red-D-Arc team at the AWS Welding Summit in Exhibit #54 and talk to us about our comprehensive equipment offer, including welding and heating equipment, available for rent, lease and purchase.

Video: Red-D-Arc Automation Equipment — Positioners, Manipulators and Turning Rolls

Red-D-Arc has an expansive offer of positioners, manipulators and turning rolls designed to meet a variety of project requirements available for rent, lease and purchase. From standard equipment to custom-designed, complete turnkey automation packages, our team of engineers and welding professionals can provide weld process recommendations, equipment installation support and on-site training.

Collaborative Efforts to Improve Welding Processes Leads to Transformation for MWI Pumps

When MWI Pumps was looking for a robotic welding solution to support their production demands, they considered multiple options, but ultimately decided to give the BotX™ cobot welding system from Red-D-Arc a try.

Lease the Ranger® Air 260MPX™ Multi-Function Engine Drive from Red-D-Arc

Red-D-Arc now offers the Ranger® Air 260MPX™ multi-function engine drive multi-process welder for lease.

What to Look for in Welding Helmets: Comfort, Safety & More

Welding helmets are a crucial aspect of personal protective equipment for any welding operator. They protect from the intense glare and eyesight-damaging light from a welding arc, fumes from the welding operation itself, stray sparks that can burn, and so much more. They’re an essential part of any welder’s kit, and they’re a purchase that can last for decades if […]

Guide: What is Weathering Steel and How Do You Weld It?

Weathering Steel

Welding is a career full of challenges. Some of those challenges involve building up a stable client base and consistent work; others involve learning the technical skills of the trade. When you encounter a new metal or a metal you aren’t necessarily familiar with, you need to learn how to weld it properly – if it can even be welded […]

Video: Red-D-Arc Port-A-Weld System (PWS)

If you’re looking for an automation solution for welding pipes and other heavy parts of various sizes, take a look at the Red-D-Arc Port-A-Weld System (PWS). With the PWS, you can increase worker productivity and improve weld quality while decreasing operator errors, fatigue and labor costs.

FABTECH Canada 2024: Shaping the Future of Manufacturing

FABTECH Canada is returning to Toronto this summer from June 11 to 13, 2024. You can find Red-D-Arc in the Air Liquide exhibit at FABTECH Canada—Exhibit #11040—where you can get an up-close look at the BotX™ XSR cobot welding system.

FAQ: How Do You Eliminate Corrosion in Steel and Aluminum?

Everything in life degrades over time. Even the things we think about sturdy and permanent are subject to the elemental forces of friction, oxidization, and water. As welders, we subject metals to stresses they never otherwise undergo, like fusing multiple pieces into one, cutting them apart, and more. No matter how well-fused a joint is, the enemy of metal is […]

The Rise of Prefabrication in Construction

Prefabrication in the construction industry is likely to remain an ongoing trend. The skilled labor shortage, growing demand, and tighter margins increase the need to create the construction elements in a controlled environment. Why is the controlled environment so important? Well, the key lies in absolute management and leaving very little to chance and environmental factors.  When elements of buildings, […]

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Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is the nation's leading single-source supplier of gases, welding and safety products. Known locally nationwide, our distribution network serves more than one million customers of all sizes with a broad offering of top-quality products and unmatched expertise.