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Teradiode to Supply Laser Engines to Panasonic Welding Systems
With the signing of a multiyear purchase and supply agreement, TeraDiode, Wilmington, MA, will provide 4-kW high-brightness TeraBlade laser engines to Panasonic Welding Systems. The PWS robotic welding and cutting systems outfitted with the TeraBlade engines, will be marketed as “Powered by TeraDiode” under the Panasonic brand.
Direct-diode lasers compare favorably to incumbent fiber and disk lasers in affordability, reliability and efficiency, according to TeraDiode officials, due to the economy of scale of diode-laser-bar technology and TeraDiode’s scalable wavelength beam combination technology.
For more, visit www.teradiode.com.
Spanish-Language 10-Hr. OSHA Online Training Course
Health & Safety Institute (HSI) has introduced a Spanish-language online OSHA 10-hr. training course, with content provided by HSI’s Summit Training Source. The new offering is designed to meet the growing need to accommodate a multilingual workforce.
With this program, safety professionals are assured that their Spanish-speaking employees receive consistent training by using the same curriculum as the rest of their Summit-trained employees, and upon successful completion, students receive a DOL/OSHA course completion card. This online course features engaging interactions for the student, with all video and audio content fully narrated in Spanish. For more, visit http://summit.hsi.com/connect.
Website Features Interactive Specification Tools for Washers and Stampings
Boker’s, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, has unveiled a website featuring two interactive specification tools for washers and stampings. The Search Washer Widget allows users to identify optimal washer tools best suited for their specific application from more than 29,000 available flat-washer tools, with the ability to sort their search by outside and inside diameter, or thickness. The Stamping Quick Quote Widget expedites the quote process by offering a simple request-for-quote submittal form. The form ensures that all necessary information, such as material type, secondary operations, quantities and electronic blueprint upload, is included upfront to provide a fast and accurate quote. For more, visit http://www.bokers.com/.