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Joining Technologies cladding services were featured in the latest edition of Future Power Technology magazine.

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Joining Technologies Announces Dave Hudson Has Been Promoted to CEO

Dave Hudson

12/16/2013 –  Joining Technologies Announces Promotion of Company President  

Michael Francoeur to become Chairman of  the Board

Connecticut based Joining Technologies, Inc., a premier supplier of laser manufacturing services and systems, has announced the promotion of company President Dave Hudson to the position of Chief Executive Officer. The news was announced by the company’s founder and former CEO, Michael Francoeur, who will act as Chairman. Francoeur will steer the company’s investment strategy while Hudson directs its four major divisions.

In announcing the move Francoeur stated “We’ve grown the business exponentially by assembling a powerhouse of engineering talent and advanced laser technology. Dave’s leadership and business acumen have been key to our success.”

The Francoeur-Hudson partnership brings a rare blend of vision and tactical skill to the rapidly evolving industrial laser marketplace. Stated Hudson in an acceptance speech at the company’s headquarters in December, “I have been blessed with the opportunity to work with a dedicated team of individuals whose passion for excellence is witnessed in our track record for growth. Together we will continue to build on the pioneering business model and core values developed and implemented by Michael.”

Francoeur reflected “The time has come. I’m handing the torch to my longtime friend and trusted business partner. Our stakeholders are excited by this move knowing that Dave will continue to deliver exceptional financial results while maintaining the company’s coveted core values”.

About Joining Technologies

Headquartered in East Granby, CT, Joining Technologies is an innovator in precision fusion processes, including laser and electron beam welding, laser additive manufacturing, and weld system design and integration. The company’s extraordinary engineering talent continues to develop economical solutions for joining metal components primarily in the medical device, sensors, aerospace, military, energy, and firearms industries. Joining Technologies has created a corporate culture that rewards innovation and teamwork, and continues to invest in infrastructure, making it the most highly evolved and reliable operation of its kind. For more information, call 1.800.266.1966, email sales@joiningtech.com or visit our Ask a Question page.

Joining Technologies Presents a Successful Business Combination at ICALEO

9/13/2013 –  Joining Technologies Presents a Successful Business Combination:  R&D and the Laser Job Shop Model

Learn more from General Manager, Matt Francoeur at ICALEO 2013

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, announces that its General Manager, Matt Francoeur, will be presenting at the Laser Institute of America’s (LIA) International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics (ICALEO®), to be held October 6-10, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Miami® Resort in Miami, FL. Mr. Francoeur will present on R&D and its role in running a successful laser job shop.

His presentation, titled “A Successful Business Combination: R&D and the Laser Job Shop Model,” will illustrate how Joining Technologies has created a culture of openness to change, creativity, and innovation. Mr. Francoeur will discuss how to build an organization with a customer-focused strategy for sustainability, and how advanced technologies can provide a strong foundation for such a strategy.

ICALEO attendees can hear all of these these insights, honed from 21 years of Joining Technologies’ experience, on Tuesday, October 8 at 2:30pm.

About Joining Technologies

Headquartered in East Granby, CT, Joining Technologies is an innovator in precision fusion processes, including laser and electron beam welding, laser additive manufacturing, and weld system design and integration. The company’s extraordinary engineering talent continues to develop economical solutions for joining metal components primarily in the medical device, sensors, aerospace, military, energy, and firearms industries. Joining Technologies has created a corporate culture that rewards innovation and teamwork, and continues to invest in infrastructure, making it the most highly evolved and reliable operation of its kind. For more information, call 1.800.266.1966, email sales@joiningtech.com or visit our Ask a Question page.

Joining Technologies at LIA’s Lasers for Manufacturing Event™

9/10/2013 - Joining Technologies Showcases Welding Services and Capabilities at LIA’s Lasers for Manufacturing Event™

Learn more about laser welding, laser cutting, systems integration, and supply chain management

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, will showcase its laser welding, laser cutting, systems integration, and supply chain management services at the Laser Institute of America’s Lasers for Manufacturing Event™ (LME™), on September 11th & 12th  2013, at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, in Schaumburg, IL, Booth # 2014.

Known as a cross-industry problem solver, Joining Technologies will be highlighting the accomplishments of its highly innovative engineers in a variety of disciplines, including systems integration, robotic and CNC system design, tooling design, advanced process development, and material science.

In addition, the company will focus on its laser cutting and laser welding expertise. Joining Technologies performs precision laser and electron beam welding for demanding applications using the most modern equipment available. Employing the latest in motion control and high-speed beam scanning, they produce precision welds at incredible speeds that simply aren’t possible with conventional welding systems. For laser cutting, their cut is just .0015” wide, resulting in sharp accurate features with smooth, clean cut lines.

Joining Technologies’ supply chain management programs include planning and execution of all third party manufacturing activities required to build and deliver complete assemblies. These programs focus on proper coordination of all process steps, including material procurement and machining, ensuring proper fit-ups for the welding process.

About Joining Technologies Headquartered in East Granby, CT, Joining Technologies is an innovator in precision fusion processes, including laser and electron beam welding, laser additive manufacturing, and weld system design and integration. The company’s extraordinary engineering talent continues to develop economical solutions for joining metal components primarily in the medical device, sensors, aerospace, military, energy, and firearms industries. Joining Technologies has created a corporate culture that rewards innovation and teamwork, and continues to invest in infrastructure, making it the most highly evolved and reliable operation of its kind. For more information, call 1.800.266.1966, email sales@joiningtech.com or visit www.joiningtech.com.

Joining Technologies Highlights Precision Laser and Micro Manufacturing Capabilities for Medical Devices at MD&M East

5/6/2013 – Joining Technologies Highlights Precision Laser and Micro Manufacturing Capabilities for Medical Devices at MD&M East

ISO 13485 medical device certification demonstrates commitment to medical industry

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, is highlighting its precision laser and micro manufacturing capabilities for the medical market at MD&M East, June 18-20, 2013, at the Philadelphia Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA, Booth #2033.

Engineering experts will be on hand to discuss Joining Technologies’ capabilities for precision laser cutting and welding, as well as expanded micro manufacturing capabilities, tool and fixturing design, complete systems design and integration, and supply chain management. [Read more...]

Joining Technologies Announces Appointment of Matt Francoeur as General Manager

04/17/2013 – Joining Technologies Announces Appointment of Matt Francoeur as General Manager

Experienced professional will oversee operations and strategy

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, announces that Matt Francoeur has been appointed as General Manager. In this role, Mr. Francoeur will be responsible for overseeing operational continuity and implementing the company’s business strategy. He will work closely with the company president and co-owner Dave Hudson to organize internal teams and execute a forward-thinking plan for continued growth. [Read more...]

Joining Technologies Showcases Capabilities at EASTEC 2013

04/05/2013 – Joining Technologies Showcases Capabilities at EASTEC 2013

Laser welding, laser cladding, supply chain management, and electron beam welding

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, announces that it will be exhibiting at the Society of Manufacturing Engineers’ EASTEC 2013 Exposition, to be held May 14-16, 2013 at the Eastern States Exposition, in West Springfield, MA, Booth #2042. Joining Technologies will be highlighting its capabilities in laser welding, laser cladding of metal alloys, laser cutting, and laser system integration. The company will also discuss its supply chain management services, as well as electron beam welding capacity.

Known as a problem solver to many industries, Joining Technologies will be highlighting the accomplishments of its highly innovative engineers in a variety of disciplines, including systems integration, robotic and CNC system design, tooling design, advanced process development, and material science. [Read more...]

Joining Technologies Announces Product Commercialization Capabilities

03/05/2013 – Joining Technologies Announces Product Commercialization Capabilities

Expert knowledge helps customers ramp up production and speed time to market

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, announces that it has expanded its core competencies to include product commercialization assistance. Experts in laser welding, electron beam welding, and laser additive manufacturing, Joining Technologies also supports customers through supply chain and project management, and quality assurance validation expertise. Using these skills, along with an appreciation for the customer’s goals for a product, Joining Technologies’ product commercialization assistance helps ramp up production and speed time to market. [Read more...]

Joining Technologies Certified to ISO 13485 Standard

01/17/13 –  Joining Technologies Certified to ISO 13485 Standard for Medical Device Quality Management System 

Demonstrates commitment to processing parts to rigorous standards

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, announces that it has successfully obtained certification to the ISO 13485 standard for the manufacture of medical devices. Joining Technologies is one of very few welding service companies who have met the rigorous ISO 13485 medical device standard, setting it apart from other welding houses. The achievement demonstrates Joining Technologies’ commitment to processing parts to the same rigorous standards as its major medical device customers.

Attaining the new standard strengthens Joining Technologies’ relationships with its current customers, and is expected to help the company grow its medical customer base,  and further enhance its capabilities with Tier 1 suppliers. [Read more...]

Joining Technologies Features Laser Additive Capabilities at LAM® 2013

01/11/13 - Joining Technologies to Feature Expanded Laser Additive Capabilities at LIA’s Laser Additive Manufacturing Workshop
 
Partnership with Fraunhofer ILT yields cutting edge research and development capabilities

Joining Technologies, Inc., an innovator in industrial laser applications, will be highlighting its laser additive capabilities at the Laser Institute of America’s 5th annual Laser Additive Manufacturing Workshop (LAM®), to be held February 12-13, 2013, in Houston, Texas. In addition, Joining Technologies will be showcasing the cutting edge work done by the Joining Technologies Research Center (JTRC), a partnership with world-renowned laser development and research institutes: Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT), located in Aachen, Germany and Fraunhofer Center for Laser Technology (CLT), located in Plymouth, MI.

Joining Technologies, a gold level sponsor of LAM will highlight its capabilities using innovative laser cladding of metal powder alloys to enhance, repair, or freeform material for applications in aerospace, power generation, valve and OEM-supplied components. The precision laser cladding processes accomplish virtually unlimited build-up heights in complex geometric dimensions. The company will also showcase its newly expanded capabilities for internal diameter (ID) cladding. The technique is ideal for extending service life to oil and gas equipment, pumps, sleeves and extruder components. [Read more...]