The process is widely used in construction because of its high welding speed and portability.
This type of FCAW is attractive because it is portable and generally has good penetration into the base metal. Also, windy conditions need not be considered.
Operator skill can be a major factor. The process is widely used in construction because of its high welding speed and portability.
A Burner or cutting torch operator has the task of cutting the steel plates to the required shapes and sizes with a acetylene cutting torch. They are also used for cutting up old steel structures like ships that need to be scraped ect
Shielded metal arc welding is one of the world's most popular welding processes, accounting for over half of all welding in some countries. Because of its versatility and simplicity, it is particularly dominant in the maintenance and repair industry, and is heavily used in the construction of steel structures and in industrial fabrication.
Pipe welding is done by a highly skilled welder. Pipe welding consists of a root and capping. First the two pipes are lined up an spot welded together.
The welder then welds in a root to fuse the two pieces of pipe into one. The capping is then added on top of the root to strengthen the weld.
A Grinder is a tool operator that uses a grinder to cleans the steel structure of all unnecessary bits metal and to get rid of all the rough edges before painting.
A boilermaker is a trained craftsman who fabricates steel structures from plates and section of steel.
Machine Operators are used in a wide variety of applications for example they operate rolling equipment, the gelatine and all sorts of big machines.