EWI’s Rapid Feasibility Service Helps Manufacturers Expedite Screening Trials

By Brad Nagy on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 in Dissimilar Metals Joining, EWI – Company, Lab Services, Materials Engineering, Testing Services. No Comments

Having the ability to quickly assess alternative processes or materials combinations to meet your manufacturing challenges can give your business a competitive advantage. Many companies, however, do not have the equipment, manpower, or time to investigate the multiple options that exist in industry today. In response to this need, EWI is pleased to introduce our Rapid Feasibility Service to help manufacturersRead more


Diffusible Hydrogen Testing at EWI

By Brad Nagy on Monday, February 27th, 2017 in Arc Welding, Heavy Industry, Heavy Manufacturing, Lab Services, Oil & Gas, Testing Services. No Comments

It is well known in the welding industry that diffusible hydrogen can wreak havoc on an otherwise beautiful weld.  For over 20 years EWI has helped our customers combat this concern by offering Diffusible Hydrogen Testing (per AWS A4.3 and ISO 3690 using the Gas Chromatograph method).  EWI provides this service to a wide varietyRead more


Digital Image Correlation at EWI

By Paul Zelenak on Monday, February 13th, 2017 in Automotive, In-Process Monitoring, Lab Services, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Design, Modeling & Simulation, Structural Integrity, Testing Services. No Comments

EWI has recently acquired a Correlated Solutions 3D digital image correlation (DIC) system.  The system was purchased for use in the EWI Forming Center for evaluation of deformation in sheet metals to produce forming limit diagrams.  A full description of the uses of DIC in characterization of material formability is located in the following link:Read more


A Peek at EWI Colorado — Our Newest Manufacturing Center of Excellence

By Rebecca Gurk on Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 in Aerospace, Defense, EWI – Company, Government, Heavy Industry, Lab Services, NDE and Inspection, Rail. No Comments

Earlier this spring, we announced the opening of EWI Colorado, a new manufacturing center of excellence set to open later this year. The core focus of EWI Colorado will be advanced process monitoring and quality assessment technologies. The new research facility, based in Loveland, will be a valuable resource for companies in the region, the country, and around the world.


New EWI Member — InNow LLC

By Linda Holmes on Friday, May 6th, 2016 in Advanced Energy, EWI – Company, Lab Services, Membership. No Comments

EWI welcomes InNow LLC, based in Ohio, as a new member company. InNow is committed to connecting key technologies to critical gaps in environmental issues, particularly waste treatment and water solutions. By linking US technologies to India’s emerging market opportunities, InNow works to provide both profit for businesses and positive social impact.  


Resonance Fatigue of Low Modulus Materials

By Paul Zelenak on Monday, February 23rd, 2015 in Advanced Energy, Lab Services, Oil & Gas, Structural Integrity. No Comments

Resonance fatigue of tubular steel goods has become a relatively common method of testing fatigue life of full circumference welded joints. EWI has maintained a system for such tests for many years and has conducted several standard qualification programs of steel riser welds for offshore applications. However, we have also employed the resonance fatigue systemRead more


EWI Grass-Roots Promotional Video on YouTube

By Steve Massey on Friday, April 4th, 2014 in Advanced Automation, Advanced Energy, Aerospace, Arc Welding, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Defense, Events, EWI – Company, Friction Processes, Government, Heavy Industry, Lab Services, Laser Processing, Materials Engineering, Membership, Modeling & Simulation, NDE and Inspection, Oil & Gas, Rail, Resistance Processes/Solid-State Processes, Soldering and Brazing, Structural Integrity, Ultrasonic Processes. No Comments

Last week EWI had the first EWI ShipIt! Days. Employees were given 24-hours to do anything they wanted that wasn’t related to their regular job. The catch? You have to deliver something at the end of the 24-hours. This commercial about EWI is what my team delivered. Enjoy!!   [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VF41VzcjpZ4]   If you areRead more


Funding Announced for Western NY Manufacturing Institute

By Rebecca Gurk on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 in Advanced Automation, Advanced Energy, Aerospace, Arc Welding, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Defense, EWI – Company, Heavy Industry, Lab Services, Materials Engineering, Structural Integrity. No Comments

New York State has confirmed its investment plans for the new advanced manufacturing institute to be operated by EWI in Buffalo. The announcement to dedicate  $45 million for the new center was made last week. This allocation will fund facilities, equipment, and start-up operations for the first five years, after which the institute will be self-sustaining. ActivitiesRead more


EWI Selected by NY State to Start Advanced Manufacturing Institute

By Rebecca Gurk on Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 in EWI – Company, Government, Heavy Industry, Lab Services, Materials Engineering, Membership. No Comments

Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York announced last week that EWI has been chosen to open and operate an advanced manufacturing institute in Buffalo. This state-of-the-art facility is being funded as part of the Buffalo Billion Investment Development Plan, an initiative to promote economic development in the Western New York. EWI was singled out toRead more