ESAB invests in HLAW
23 January 2013
To reinforce its position in the welding and cutting market ESAB has completed the purchase of the Master Process Controller (MPC) from Applied Thermal Sciences (ATS) for use in its Hybrid Laser Arc Welding (HLAW) proce
The MPC is a patented real-time control system for managing the laser, MIG/MAG welding equipment and the motion system that carries the laser and MIG/MAG welding heads.
ESAB has been working with ATS for more than six years to develop this adaptive welding control system for hybrid laser arc welding.
ESAB is committed to the HLAW process and has put in place an infrastructure so that it can manufacture, market, sell and support this process. In addition, the company will continue developing the process to create state-of-the-art hybrid laser arc welding systems that will help customers maximise productivity and maintain exceptional quality.