19 / 01 / 2017

Altering Perceptions: TIG welding in the Oil and Gas industry

TIG welding

Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) commonly known as, tungsten inert gas welding (TIG), has always been considered to be a particularly complicated joining process. The necessary equipment was expensive and subject to significant investments, shielding gas of the required purity was difficult to obtain and, above all, only specially trained individuals with specific skills were able to complete the complex procedures.