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History of Steel in Shipbuilding

Though numerous materials are required in shipbuilding, steel is by far the most common. Carbon and mild steel grades are used throughout the structur...

King Post Trusses vs. Queen Post Trusses

King post and queen post trusses form a sloping roof that is commonly found on residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. The primary differen...

Why Are Ships Made of Steel?

Steel is used almost exclusively in the main structure of ships and has been a primary element of shipbuilding for more than a century. It makes for a...

Six Common Types of Steel Sections

Structural steel is versatile and flexible enough to be shaped into a variety of profiles. The designs of skyscrapers, bridges, ships, and other large...

Fabricating Steel Mezzanine Floors

Mezzanine floors can be required not just in new-construction buildings but also in existing ones. In fact, adding a mezzanine to an existing structur...

Structural Steel vs. Galvanized Steel

Structural Steel vs. Galvanized Steel While structural steel and galvanized steel are both used in industrial construction projects, structural steel ...

Importance of Steel Pipe Shoes

Importance of Steel Pipe Shoes Steel pipe shoes act as wear plates, supporting long lengths of oversized piping made heavy by excessive loads. They ar...

OPERATOR CONTROL SYSTEM
The Operator Control System is an industrial grade touch screen computer that is both powerful and easy to use. It features the most advanced windows based operating systems on the market.
HYPERTHERM PLASMA
Hypertherm’s versatile plasma systems have been designed and built for maximum efficiency and productivity for x-y cutting, chamfering and robotics operations. Combined with the Fanuc robot arm, it produces perfect bolt holes with no taper.
INFEED AND OUTFEED CONVEYORS
The Infeed and Outfeed Conveyors ensure precise and quick positioning of the material. They are manufactured of 4" heavy duty rollers mounted on pillow-blocks on solid heavy duty welded frame. A motor that is located in the central unit drives the conveyor rollers.
PHOTO-LASER MEASURING DEVICE
Our custom Photo-Laser Measuring Device is unique to the industry allowing automatic splitsecond profiling and positioning of your piece and guarantees the most precise cut possible.
MOBILE MEASURING UNIT
Our mobile measuring ensures continuous monitoring of the piece length by moving along the infeed conveyor following the piece. Its special design makes up to 2x more precise than other measuring devices.
SAFETY CABINET & SMOKE TRAP
The safety enclosure is state of the art. It serves to delimit the space reserved for robotic cutting and the circulation area around the system. Our safety latch work envelope door allows for easy access and will shut the machine down if opened during production. In addition, an air outlet with a market leading 4250 CFM blower makes it possible to extract the smoke (dust collector not included - optional) and prevents health risks associated with plasma smoke. The safety cabinet complies with OSHA and Canadian safety standards and may help lower insurance costs.