On March 6th and 8th 2018, Welding Alloys delivered a maintenance seminar in the CEMEX plant, to the new generation of engineers in charge of short and medium-term maintenance decisions in several plants across Mexico.
The test consists of looking at the performance and savings between refurbishment of a Vertical Mill with WA Hardfacing, using Mill 100/Mill 300 combination and using Ni-Hard High Chrome White Iron on three rolls, under the same working conditions.
On May 23rd, during the 2nd Global CemProcess Conference and Exhibition in London, our Cement industry specialist Nick Sutherland has presented a paper entitled "New wear-resistant welding technology for Vertical Roller Mills" with a focus on Smart Welding and MillCarb™ .
Buzzi Unicem was impressed with our knowledge and expertise and awarded WA USA the contract to rebuild their mill during the 2018 winter outage.
After a lot of talk and some secrecy around MillCarb™, the solution was officially launched on 5 April 2018. We specifically refer to it as a solution, as this is exactly what MillCarb™ is. It creates an ideal opportunity for Welding Alloys Group to offer customers a truly engineered and fully optimised welded overlay solution.
It was interesting to rebuild a new complete version of the Rotary Yoke, using new components, working with new vendors and developing new features for the latest version of this machine. These machines are produced to the same level of quality and reliability as all of our equipment and we have integrated new devices, which create new possibilities for the end user.
Taking into account the existing key industrial challenges our customers are facing, Welding Alloys Group have recently finalised a number of advanced projects suitable for hardfacing jobs.
Welding Alloys reaffirms its global leader position in wear resistant products and services by the launch of MillCarb™, a repairable welded ceramic composite alloy providing an optimised engineered wear protection solution for grinding components.
Hi there! My name is Themi Argyrou and I have recently taken on the role of Managing Director at Welding Alloys South Africa. I feel very positive about my new role at Welding Alloys South Africa and I look forward to working with and meeting new people within the Welding Alloys Group.
It is never easy to replace a successful machine that is renowned for quality and performance.
ZUCAR welding machines have been the benchmark for years in sugar cane mill applications.
As part of its “Blue Ocean” strategy to develop new markets, WA China has been placing resources behind the development of STELLOY wire sales in China. The China STELLOY market was identified as a large market opportunity, in particular regarding valve cladding applications!
Every year, since 2011, Ibra Diop (WA France R&D Manager) organizes a fundraising campain within Welding Alloys France to improve the quality of teaching and to guarantee a better future for children of a Senegalese school.
NxG Project? A new super-alloy? The latest cladding technology? A Hollywood Blockbuster? The name of the Geramn Hybrid SUV? No, no...NxG at Welding Alloys stands for Next Generation!
The world becoming more and more a global economy where our local customers have turned into companies present in 5 continents, WAG decided to introduce a Global Key Account Management initiative where experienced sales people around the globe look after key customers with operations in various countries. The Key Account Management Approach is key within our One Welding Alloys Strategy.
WA Japan celebrated its 18th anniversary on October 18th, the same day the company was founded (October 18th, 1999)!