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The Lincoln Electric Company
Cleveland, OH

Lincoln was founded in 1895 and today is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic welding systems, plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Lincoln has 39 manufacturing locations, including operations and joint ventures in 19 countries and a worldwide network of distributors and sales offices covering more than 160 countries. Lincoln has a global work force of more than 9,000.

Contact:  Corporate Office
Title:  General Phone
Email:  email@lincolnelectric.com
Website:  www.lincolnelectric.com
Profiled Company:

Airgas, Inc.
Radnor, PA

Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) is one of the nation's leading single-source suppliers of gases, welding equipment and supplies, and safety products.

Website:  www.airgas.com
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Selling Manufacturing to a New Generation
Published: May 21st, 2014
  Category: News about Welding Classes
 
Welders Make $150,000? Bring Back Shop Class
Published: April 21st, 2014 by Wall Street Journal/Josh Mandel
  Category: News about Welding Classes
Taking pride in learning to make and build things can begin in high school. Plenty of jobs await!
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Manufacturing Academy Aims to Close Skills Gap
Published: April 17th, 2013 by The Tampa Tribune / Mike Salinero
  Category: News about Welding Classes
A survey last year of 109 manufacturing companies in Hillsborough and Pinellas counties showed a chronic need for high-skilled workers, from solderers to machinists to welders. The "skills gap" that the survey revealed exists despite the ongoing efforts of numerous vocational training programs in high schools and community colleges.
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Construction Academy at Honolulu Community College
Published: July 26th, 2011 by Hawaii News Now
  Category: News about Welding Classes
 
Naughty and Nice on College Price
Published: June 30th, 2011 by Higher Ed
  Category: News about Welding Classes
 
Putting Hoosiers Back to Work Starts with Relevant Training
Published: May 9th, 2011 by Star Press
  Category: News about Welding Classes
 
As preparation for life, students give colleges good grades but high schools fall short
Published: April 20th, 2011 by Chicago Tribune
  Category: News about Welding Classes
 
Teens Learn Manufacturing Skills
Published: January 31st, 2011 by Omaha World Herald
  Category: News about Welding Classes
 
Certificate Programs Could Play a Key Role in Meeting the Nation's Educational Goals
Published: December 7th, 2010 by Chronicle of Higher Education
  Category: News about Welding Classes
 
Adults Learn Basic Welding Skills
Published: July 26th, 2010 by Selma Times Journal
  Category: News about Welding Classes
After training for 10 weeks, Caleb Irving will change his fate. Irving has been unemployed for two years, providing for himself and his two children by working odd jobs in construction. "I was doing anything to get by," Irving said. "It's been really hard trying to find a job." Irving will worry no more, thanks to the free welding program offered at Wilcox Central High School.
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