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2018-02-02

FSW-tech - Harmonised qualifications in Friction Stir Welding

Friction Stir Welding (FSW) technologies have a worldwide diffusion in several industrial sectors (rail, shipbuilding, automotive, aeronautics). For high-value applications, where high-performance joint properties are required, FSW has been widely adopted in aluminium fabrication.Attending to the  ...

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2018-01-29

IAB Members addressing the skills and workforce needs for manufacturing sector

IAB Members gather together in Paris to keep developing Personnel and Companies Qualifications and Certifications addressing industry needs. During the 3rd week of January, between 15th and 19th, the IAB/IIW Members participated in several technical and strategy meetings in Paris, at Institut de  ...

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2018-01-18

CLLAIM or Additive Manufacturing professional profiles

Additive manufacturing (AM) technology is available since the 1980s. However, it has only demonstrated more impact in the past decade, as the varied array of new products and services showed new possibilities for a wide range of industries. Demand for additive manufacturing and related services  ...

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2018-01-16

IAB/IIW Intermediate meetings: 15-19 January 2018

The IAB/IIW (International Authorization Board) meetings will take place in Paris between 15th and 19th of January 2018, in the frame of IIW (International Institute of Welding) intermediate meetings, hosted by Institut de Soudure. During this week there will be the participation of the whole  ...

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2018-01-16

Projects for Policies 4th Industrial Revolution

EWF, represented by Prof. Luisa Coutinho, was invited as Expert, by European Commission DG Research & Innovation Industrial Technologies to participate in a validation workshop for discussing the report Projects-for-Policies 4th Industrial Revolution, on January 15th in Brussels.  Today,  ...

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2017-11-29

Work-based learning (WBL) Opportunities in Welding - bridging the gap between education and business

Work-based learning opportunities in Welding (WOW) project aims to bridge the gap between the worlds of education and business by developing a work-based learning system for the manufacturing sector. A European cooperative structure, which involves EWF community (EWF's Authorised National Bodies  ...

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2017-11-27

Europe’s manufacturing transformation discussed in Lisbon

Manufacturing is at the core Europe’s history since the industrial revolution. And its legacy can be seen in the number of companies, organisations and research institutions that exist in the continent that inherently work in the field. The new industrial revolution, currently in its infancy, and  ...

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2017-11-24

Large Additive Subtractive Integrated Modular Machine (LASIMM) presented to the European Industry

On November, 14th the LASIMM consortium gathered in a meeting, organised by EWF and which took place together with the 25th EWF anniversary celebrations, in Oeiras, Portugal. This reunion marked the end of the first year of the project development.This meeting allowed all the consortium partners to  ...

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2017-11-24

Our 25th anniversary

We celebrated our 25th anniversary by organising a week full of events and conferences focused on the future of European industry the qualifications needed to achieve it. Throughout this week and for debates on themes such as 3D printing or the factories of the future, will be present  ...

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2017-11-22

Reducing the size of every electronic device - Miniaturization of Printed Circuit Boards

Whether designing miniaturized electromechanical systems, wireless telecommunications products or electronics packaging, engineers who develop electronics/electrical products face two common challenges: time and space. No matter what the final product is, engineers, designing products in this area  ...

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