Mig, Tig and Arc Welding and Fabrication
Datum Engineering GB Limited has mig, tig and arc and robot welding facilities.
At Datum Engineering GB Limited we have a number of welding pens and booths with extraction units along with automated robot welding facilities.
Gas metal arc welding (GMAW), sometimes referred to by its subtypes metal inert gas (MIG) welding or metal active gas (MAG) welding, is a welding process in which an electric arc forms between a consumable wire electrode and the workpiece metal(s), which heats the workpiece metal(s), causing them to melt, and join. Along with the wire electrode, a shielding gas feeds through the welding gun, which shields the process from contaminants in the air.
Originally developed for welding aluminum and other non-ferrous materials in the 1940s, GMAW was soon applied to steels because it provided faster welding time compared to other welding processes.
Today, GMAW is the most common industrial welding process, preferred for its versatility
Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), also known as tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding, is an arc welding process that uses a non-consumable tungsten electrode to produce the weld. The weld area is protected from atmospheric contamination by an inert shielding gas (argon or helium), and a filler metal is normally used, though some welds, known as autogenous welds, do not require it.
GTAW is most commonly used to weld thin sections of stainless steel and non-ferrous metals such as aluminum, magnesium, and copper alloys. The process grants the operator greater control over the weld than competing processes such as shielded metal arc welding and gas metal arc welding, allowing for stronger, higher quality welds..
ABB 6400 Robot Welder
The best path and motion accuracy currently available for industrial robotics. Robotic Arc welding.
At Datum with our welding pens and booths with extraction units along with automated robot welding facilities, backed by our machine shop and onsite paintsop with powder coating plant facilities, we can precisely fabricate small or large components and fabricated assemblies.