Who is Lincoln Electric?
The Lincoln Electric Company,
founded in 1895, is the global leader in the manufacturing of welding
machines and welding consumables.Their corporate headquarters are in
Cleveland, OH with manufacturing operations in 19 countries.Some
important educational products besides welding machines and consumables
include robotic welding, plasma cutting, oxy-fuel cutting, fume removal
equipment and a virtual reality welding trainer.
Why support WSI?
Electric believes in supporting education at many levels including
youth organisations that teach welding and the skilled trades.We heavily
support Skills USA and based upon our successes with that organisation,
we want to expand world-wide.Through educational programs, we can
inspire youth while educating industry on the latest technologies
involving safety, quality and productivity.
What we bring?
Electric has a value added approach with a long term focus by
supporting schools with safety information, training aids, welding
books, curriculum and the high tech products needed to educate the
skilled crafts people industry needs.We also operate a non profit
foundation, the James F. Lincoln Foundation, to promote the art and
science of welding.
What we want to gain?
We simply want
the chance to meet and interact with the leading training institutes to
find out what we can provide to them.Our mission is to assist in making
them better at what they do so we have no expectations until we
demonstrate a value.
For more information visit www.lincolnelectric.com