Lasers Ensure Dependable Ship Welds

December 2008
Assembly;Dec2008, Vol. 51 Issue 13, p19
The article reports on the expansion of the laser welding operations of shipbuilder Meyer Werft GmbH through the implementation of a pair of TruDisk 10003 CO2 laser welders and a TruFlow 12000 CO2 laser welder made by Trumpf Group. Accordingly, this move is in response to the increasing demand for its vessels.


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