EQUIPMENT DEVELOPMENT FOR UNDERWATER WELDING AND CUTTING

The paper discusses the trend towards automated welding and plasma cutting procedures for operations at greater depths in the offshore oil and gas industry. Research and development on three main techniques is reviewed, i.e. hyperbaric WIG welding, hyperbaric and wet MIG/MAG welding, underwater plasma cutting.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Hansa, 120 <1983>, p. 1484 <No. 17> (4 pp., 1 diag., 10 phot.)
  • Authors:
    • Flasskamp, H
  • Publication Date: 1983

Language

  • German

Subject/Index Terms

  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00685510
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM