ESAB (Annapolis Junction, Md.) provided the welding equipment seen in Season One of Metal Shop Masters, a new Netflix TV series which premiered September 10. The show features seven competitors who face off in elimination-style fabrication challenges. At the end of six challenges, the last fabricator standing will have earned the title of Metal Shop Master and win a $50,000 prize. The show is hosted by Jo Koy, an award-winning comedian and star of several Netflix stand-up specials.
“Every episode gives these distinguished fabricators, welders and artists a worldwide stage to show what they can create from metal using ESAB equipment,” said Steve Molenda, senior director of global MarCom and marketing strategies for ESAB. “It’s an honor as well as a huge opportunity to promote the welding industry to new audiences, showcasing it as a career, hobby and means of artistic expression.” The company was the sole provider of the welding equipment used in the series, such as an all-purpose welder, a plasma cutter, welding helmets and other PPE. ESAB is a provider of filler metals, equipment and accessories for the welding and cutting industry.
Molenda notes that equipment used for the show is the type of equipment used by millions of welding professionals, contractors, metal artists, farmers, maintenance personnel, auto repair and motorsports shops and do-it-yourself enthusiasts.
Visit ESAB at www.esabna.com.
Manufacturer of Hypertherm Plasma and OMAX Waterjet Products is Now Hypertherm Associates
The name change more accurately reflects the company’s evolution to a multi-technology provider of industrial cutting solutions.
New Service Established to Rebuild Tool Holders Throughout North America
By investing and bringing this capability to the United States, INDEX expects to cut lead times for rebuilds by 50-to-70 percent.