Welding PPE | Welding Industry

Welding PPE – How To Stay Safe Whilst Welding

Welding PPE Over the past few years, you have probably heard the abbreviation ‘PPE’ more often than you would have liked but in welding, PPE has always been present. PPE, short for personal protective equipment, is designed to keep the wearers safe and in an industry like welding, it is crucial that it is worn…

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How To Get Young People Into Welding

Decreasing Number Of Welders Over the past few years the number of welders, not just in the UK but globally, has been steadily declining. This is an issue that needs to be resolved as welding is an essential skill that many businesses and organisations need. So, we at Code A Weld thought that it would…

Welding Transferable Skills

Transferable Skills That You Will Gain As A Welder

Welding Skills As we’re sure you’re aware, the job of a welder is much more than simply joining materials together, many skills have to be mastered in order to be a success within the welding industry. A high proportion of these skills are also transferable to other walks of life so in this blog post,…

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Why Welding Is A Great Career Option

Background At Code A Weld, we are currently looking to hire a NDT Technician so if you feel that you are suited to this role then please do get in touch to find out more about this fantastic welding opportunity.  Whilst what we are advertising for here is a higher level position we would still…

Welder | Prevent Welding Defects

Code A Weld – Who We Are & What We Do

Who Are We? At Code A Weld, we provide a fully comprehensive welding service. This includes everything from surveillance to inspection and certification to testing. Our team are highly skilled and extremely professional, due to having years of experience under their belts. So, for any welding issues that you may have, contact us today at…

Visual Inspection | Non-destructive testing

What Is Visual Inspection And What Are Its Benefits?

What Is Visual Inspection? Visual inspection is a reliable and effective non-destructive testing method, with its main use being to identify flaws on the surface of a weld. At Code A Weld, visual inspection is a big part of what we do as we want to provide you with the very best service possible. We…

Technician performing a mechanical test

An Introduction to Mechanical Testing

Mechanical Testing is a very important part of the manufacturing process. Ensuring the safety of tested products is the primary goal of all mechanical testing.   Types of testing There are a large number of tests involved in the testing process to determine the various mechanical properties of the materials involved. Here at Code A…

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Mechanical Testing in London

If your London-based company is looking for mechanical testing specialists then look no further than Code A Weld. We here at Code A Weld offer a comprehensive range of various mechanical testing procedures in London covering almost all conceivable areas.   Mechanical testing is one of the most important steps in the manufacturing process with…

Code A Weld Qualifications

How To Get A CSCS Card

What is a CSCS Card?   Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Cards are an important part of the operation of many construction sites in the United Kingdom, and especially at Code A Weld. We recognise that a CSCS card is very frequently made a mandatory requirement for those who work on a construction site in…

Non-destructive Ultrasonic Testing | Welding In Construction

Benefits of Ultrasonic Inspection

Ultrasonic testing or inspection is a method of Non Destructive Testing that is increasingly popular.    It is widely used for testing composite structures and components. This is due to the fact that  it enables highly accurate results for finding the location and size of defects such as cracks and voids.    The method involves…