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Advance as a Pipefitter

In a recent blog post, we talked about the benefits of working as a pipefitter and what it takes to get a job in this career. This line of work is very beneficial, with lots of opportunities for growth and promotion if you’re ready to work hard. What does it take? While it’s good to …

Welding in Space

And now, a career that is truly “out there.” Ever heard of space welding? Well, these jobs are necessary when it comes to building space stations! But how does welding change when you take it to space? One advantage is that the gear you might normally have to use some muscle to move around is …

Begin Your Career

If you’re looking for a job that offers wonderful opportunities for growth in addition to the satisfied feeling of contributing to the infrastructure of your community, we recommend welding. This career is booming with more and more need for skilled employees every day! Beside the generous pay and opportunities for advancement, we love that welding …

Women in Welding

Did you know that historically, metalsmithing wasn’t a male-dominated field? These days, we see many more men in welding than women but this isn’t how things began. Blacksmith forges used to be shared by all and frequently, the fabrication of smaller, finer items such as nails or chain mail, was a specialty reserved for women. …

Steel Structures

The world of steel is wide and if you work with it, you’ve got to be familiar with the varied structures available. As welders, it’s important for us to understand how the differing types affect our work and which ones are appropriate for each job. Each job site requires specific materials to ensure the safety …