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Profiled Company:

WESCO Gas & Welding Supply Inc.
Prichard, AL

This year WESCO celebrates 48 years of service and continues to practice the same simple philosophy as they did many years ago: the customers always 'Expects the Best' service, before and after the sale.

Website:  www.wescoweld.com
Profiled Company:

Energy Partners Ltd.
New Orleans, LA

We are an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Our current operations are concentrated in the shallow to moderate depth waters in the Gulf of Mexico focusing on the areas offshore Louisiana as well as the deepwater Gulf of Mexico in depths less than 5,000 feet. Our management team has extensive energy industry experience, many with large energy companies. We have assembled a team of geoscientists and management professionals with considerable region-specific geological, geophysical, technical and operational experience. We were incorporated in January, 1998, and are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol EPL.

Website:  www.eplweb.com
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General Motors' Mixed Material Lightweighting Strategy
Published: May 19th, 2016 by Motor Trend
  Category: Technology
 
Biggest Welding Machine Ever Arrives at Pratt & Whitney
Published: June 1st, 2015
  Category: Technology
 
Robotic Welding to Grow Sharply by 2020
Published: March 11th, 2015
  Category: Technology
 
5 Common Myths About Robotic Welding
Published: June 9th, 2014 by The Fabricator / Vic Lubieniecki
  Category: Technology
Subscribing to common myths about robotic welding systems can cause headaches and prevent you from making the most of your investment.
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Welding Technique Expands Outlook for High-Temperature Superconductors
Published: May 21st, 2014 by Laboratory Network/Edited by Gordon Graff
  Category: Technology
Materials scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory (Argonne, IL) have developed a way to weld components made of high-temperature superconductors. The welds form strong bonds that preserve uniform electrical flow across the joints. These welded units can be used for current leads, fault current limiters, energy storage devices, high-energy-density motors, and high-current wire or cable. "This innovation is an essential, and long-awaited, key to widespread use of high-temperature superconductors in the electric-power industry," said Boyd Veal, a developer ...
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How Will Ford Build the Aluminum F-150?
Published: April 28th, 2014 by Automotive News / Richard Truett
  Category: Technology
Manufacturing with aluminum is well understood; it's just complicated. Many more steps are jammed into the same amount of time it takes to make a steel body assembly.
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A Bridge Built to Sway When the Earth Shakes
Published: February 7th, 2012 by New York Times
  Category: Technology
 
U.S. Navy Shipbuilder Bets on Composites
Published: May 18th, 2011 by Aviation Week
  Category: Technology
 
Robot Throws First Pitch
Published: April 26th, 2011 by Huffington Post
  Category: Technology
 
New Tools Offered for Job Searches
Published: March 7th, 2011 by Plattsburgh Times
  Category: Technology
 
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