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Texas Students Fund Welding Program With Their Own Work

There is often a year-long waiting list to buy projects completed by welding students at Woodsboro High School. The proceeds from the deer blinds, benches and barbecue pits the students make and sell help fund the welding program.
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New Learning Management System Designed for Welding Instructors

OpenBook™ is a free online software used to plan, offer and assess learning processes — allowing instructors to customize the classroom.
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Full Remote Control at the Weld Joint Can Improve Productivity, Safety

Advancements in remote control technology provide full control of weld settings at the joint, reducing downtime to walk to the power source and ensuring operators don't have to settle for less-than-optimal parameters. The result is a safer, more productive job site and better weld quality.
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Looking for Project Funding? The Free Grant Assistance Tool Can Help!

Are you a welding instructor or training program administrator looking for grant resources to fund new equipment or classroom upgrades? Get the free Grant Assistance Tool today.
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Partnership Offers Students State-of-the-Art Equipment

Welding students benefit from partnership with Miller and local welding distributor.
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Capturing Real Welding Information to Drive Real Improvement

Welding information management systems have become an increasingly appealing means to achieve those goals — for both robotic and semi-automatic welding systems. Basic or entry-level software systems gauge both productivity and quality, and provide real-time weld data for management to enact positive changes within the welding operation. Simply put, companies can better identify and solve welding-r...
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New Welding Processes, Technologies and Retraining Help Address Labor Shortage

In the quest to recruit and train more welding operators — and retrain the current welding workforce — to meet current and future industry demands, new technologies and equipment that are easier to learn and use will be an important part of the solution. Growing partnerships and training initiatives are also among the key steps that will help organizations address the challenges posed by the weldi...
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Miller Contest Winner Pays It Forward with School Donation

Garage Bound LLC owner Michael Brandt supports the welding program at Sequoyah High School both through volunteering, and recently, by donating his prize from a Miller online contest.
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Starting from Scratch: Building a New Welding Program

The new welding program at Texas State Technical College (TSTC) features curriculum designed from the ground up by instructor, Kalli Ford, who also connected with local businesses to ensure the training provides students with skills to meet industry demands.
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Students Showcase Welding Talent at National SkillsUSA Contest

SkillsUSA marked its 50th national competition this year with its largest event to date. More than 15,000 students, instructors and business partners gathered in Kansas City, Missouri, June 23-27 for the 2014 National Leadership and Skills Conference. Miller is a proud supporter of SkillsUSA welding events. Read on to see the list of student welding winners from this year's national contest.
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Maritime Welding Program Trains Students on the Water

For students in the Maritime Welding Program at CDA Technical Institute in Jacksonville, Florida, the welding classroom is a 160-foot barge on the Trout River, just a few miles from the Atlantic Ocean. The CDA students complete more traditional training in a welding classroom, but eventually progress to training on the barge, giving them a real-world taste of the environment faced by maritime...
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Ontario Students Cover the Welding and Cutting Spectrum

Welding students at Fort Frances High School in Fort Frances, Ontario, are learning a little bit of everything — a teaching philosophy their instructor employs to best prepare them for the industry. “I like to think that when our students leave here, they’re pretty well rounded,” says Robert Guertin, lead teacher in the welding and machining component of the school’s manufacturing program.
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Tips for Maximizing Productivity and Decreasing Costs in Job Shops

The goal of any job is to complete it correctly, on time, within budget and with the greatest amount of efficiency — and it’s no different for welding applications in a job shop. Improving productivity, ensuring the best quality and reducing costs are all important if job shops are to remain competitive and provide the best, and most timely, service and products to their customers.   
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Equipped for the Future

Welding projects made by students at Iroquois Falls Secondary School in Ontario, Canada, are not only earning them school credit, but also the opportunity to operate with some of the best equipment in their school district. Through different building and fundraising projects, instructor Dan Girard's welding students have been able to purchase new equipment such as helmets, jackets and various smal...
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From Picnic Tables to Pipefitting in Alaskan Welding Program

Students in the welding program at Hutchison High School in Fairbanks, Alaska, can apply to participate in an after-school pipe welding academy, where they learn from experienced welders at the local Plumbers and Pipefitters Union training academy. Instructor Peter Daley also hopes to add a third year to the school's welding curriculum next year. Learn about the welding projects students at this...
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Miller LiveArc Reality-Based Welding Training System Provides Fast, Accurate, Cost-Effective Results

The LiveArc Welding Performance Management System is an advanced welding trainer that combines simulator and live arc welding benefits.

Miller LiveArc Reality-Based Welding Training System Provides Fast, Accurate, Cost-Effective Results

The LiveArc Welding Performance Management System is an advanced welding trainer that combines simulator and live arc welding benefits.

Southwest Welding Eliminates Clutter, Improves Productivity with Wireless Remote Welding Controls

Southwest Welding found that wireless remote welding hand controls help improve productivity, reduce hassle and eliminate clutter.

AugmentedArc: the Industry's Most Realistic Welding Simulator System

AugmentedArc Augmented Reality Welding System from Miller is the industry’s most realistic welding simulator system, closely resembling live-arc welding.

Setting up your Miller AugmentedArc Augmented Reality Welding System

Miller's AugmentedArc welding training system combines efficiency and education with the effectiveness of hands of welding experience.

Customizing your AugmentedArc System with Teacher Software

Watch this video for step-by-step instructions on how to set up the teach software for you AugmentedArc system

Automation Increases Company's Productivity and Workforce

Training first-time users of welding automation at Kenosha Metal Products helped ensure success using the Miller robotic welding cells.

LiveArc System Helps Company Recruit, Train Employees to Produce Quality Welds

ALMACO chose to implement LiveArc™ welding performance system into its operations as a training tool.

Custom Equipment Manufacturer Improves Welder Training with LiveArc System

ALMACO implemented Miller’s LiveArc™ welding system to expedite and improve employee training.

The Lambeau Episodes 3: Weld Fume Extraction

Miron Construction relied on portable FILTAIR fume extraction systems to keep areas clean and free of welding fume.

Contractor Sees Improved Safety, Quality, Value and Performance with PipeWorx 350 FieldPro System

Using the Miller PipeWorx 350 FieldPro™ System for Stick and TIG welding, Modern Piping Inc. gained optimized arc performance for critical pipe welding,

Miller Robotic Weld Cell Training Simplifies Programming for Manufacturer

After purchasing and installing Miller PerformArc® robotic welding systems, Ariens Corporation of Brillion, Wisconsin encouraged employees to take advantage of the one-week training course provided to enhance their programming skills.

Miller Insight Pipe and Vessel Tracks Weld Data for Improved Quality and Productivity

Team Industries uses Miller® Insight™ Pipe welding intelligence solution in conjunction with the PipeWorx 400.

Team Fabricators Recruit and Develop Welding Talent In-House with Miller PipeWorx 400

To deal with a shortage of skilled labor, Team Fabricators launched an in-house training program to recruit and train welding operators.

Pipe Fabricator Relies on Miller Equipment for Productivity Gains and Welder Training

A leader in pipe fabrication relies on Miller's latest innovations in pipe welding equipment for productivity gains and improved welder training.