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Welding & Flame Cutting Equipment

Robotic welding system set to transform the automotive industry

4th March 2022 A ready-to-use robotic welding system offers a compact, flexible and cost-effective solution for the automotive industry. The ArcWorld system is pre-assembled and pre-programmed through offline three-dimensional computer-aided design models of the jigs and can be placed on wheels to be moved to a... 

Multi-function inverter welder offers a range of features

1st April 2021 A portable welder that offers a number of functions is said to be ideal for small to medium-sized workshops, mobile welders and maintenance and installation engineers. The CARIMIG 200LCD inverter welder from Matweld offers synergic control, so that when a single setting, such as voltage or... 

The CARIMIG 200LCD inverter welder from Matweld
The CARIMIG 200LCD inverter welder from Matweld

Longitudinal weld inspection streamlined

27th August 2020 A new scanner that aims to simplify longitudinal seam weld inspection, has been launched. The scanner is designed to allow inspectors to easily set up and inspect long seam welds, enabling them to work more independently in the field. 

The AxSEAM scanner can scan longitudinal welds on pipes
The AxSEAM scanner can scan longitudinal welds on pipes

UV-resistant screens improve safety in the workplace

13th May 2020 Welding and safety screens are aimed at ensuring optimum safety in workshop environments, protecting workers from harsh ultraviolet (UV) light and dangerous UV radiation which occurs during welding and grinding processes. A range of locally manufactured safety screens incorporates a heavy-duty UV... 

Apex welding and safety screens in a workplace
Apex welding and safety screens in a workplace

Welding Alloys

18th November 2019 As part of the Welding Alloys Group represented in more than 150 countries, WASA is a leading South African manufacturer and supplier of world- class wear protection products and solutions. These include welded overlay materials, ceramics, cladding and hardfacing consumables, which are in use in... 

PFERD South Africa

18th November 2019 PFERD is a leading brand for the development, production and support, as well as distribution of tool solutions for surface preparation, finishing and cutting in the various associated industries. 


18th November 2019 Welding is a complex skill requiring good quality components and a skilled artisan. BMG can ensure that components are of the highest quality. For MMA (Arc) welders, TIG torches or MIG welding wire, BMG has the welding tools and equipment you need to stay safe.  


ESAB South Africa @ Division of Howden Donkin (Pty)Ltd

15th November 2019 Development, design, production, sales and distribution of welding and cutting products with associated services. 

ESAB South Africa @ Division of Howden Donkin (Pty)Ltd


By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th November 2019 Afrox is sub-Saharan Africa’s market leader in gases and welding products. Afrox was founded in 1927, listed on the JSE in 1963, and has prospered by constantly meeting the needs of customers and developing solutions that add value to customers’ applications. Afrox operates in South Africa and in... 


New grade of hot-rolled, high-strength steel launched

2nd July 2019 Traditionally, weld seams can represent weak links in the highest grades of structural steels such as S1100 and S900. But with a new grade of hot-rolled, high-strength steel, such weld weaknesses may be eliminated due to the strength, elongation and impact-toughness properties of the welded area... 


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