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EWI Welcomes New Member Cincinnati Fan

Posted by | June 27 2017
We are pleased to announce that Cincinnati Fan of Mason, Ohio, has joined EWI as a new member. The company specializes in cast aluminum and fabricated steel, aluminum and stainless steel fans in the 1/4 to 125 horsepower range. Cincinnati Fan also manufactures seven sizes of the “Dust-Master Portable Dust Collectors.”    

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EWI’s Additive Manufacturing Consortium

Posted by | June 26 2017
In 2010, EWI established the Additive Manufacturing Consortium (AMC) as a national consortium of industry, government, academic, and non-profit research organizations. The AMC’s mission is to accelerate and advance the manufacturing readiness of metal AM technology. The specific goals of the AMC are to: 1) foster technical interchange by presenting timely case studies and current research efforts at quarterly meetings, 2) execute group-sponsored, pre-competitive research projects within the AMC, 3) collaborate on government funding opportunities, and 4) provide a forum for discussing and shaping industrial and government roadmaps that define future funding. In the past year, the AMC doubled the number…

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New Paper – Pulsed Gas Metal Arc Welding of Copper-nickel Pipe Joints

Posted by | June 22 2017
Copper-nickel alloys are often used in shipbuilding for applications such as tanks, seawater and freshwater piping, and numerous other structures. Copper-nickel pipe joints are typically welded with manual gas tungsten arc welding; however, inherently slow travel speeds and low deposition rates impede productivity. The implementation of pulsed gas metal arc welding (GMAW-P) could yield significant productivity benefits for semi-automatic, mechanized, or robotic applications through the use of faster travel speeds and increased deposition rates. Under funding from the National Shipbuilding Research Program Advanced Shipbuilding Enterprise, EWI worked with two shipyards to explore the benefits of modern digitally controlled GMAW-P power…

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Arconic is New EWI Member

Posted by | June 20 2017
We are pleased to welcome Arconic to EWI membership. The company manufactures high performance, engineered products, and develops solutions for the aerospace, industrial gas turbine, commercial transportation, and oil and gas markets. Arconic is based in New Kensington, PA.    

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EWI Appoints Rob Walter as New CFO

Posted by | June 19 2017

EWI is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Walter as the new CFO and Vice President of Administrative Services.

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