Latest News for: Shipyard welding


CBMM’s Shipyard offers full slate of winter programming

The Star Democrat 14 Jan 2024
Stay tuned to the Apprentice for a Day webpage for more unique shipyard programming in the spring, including a marine welding course in partnership with Chesapeake College (March 22 to 24), Small ...

Lester Lee Moore

Cleburne Times-Review 26 Dec 2023
Lester was saved and baptized as a child at the age of eight ... Army Reserves ... His other skills included working as a car salesman in his younger years in Cordell, Oklahoma and welding in a shipyard in Beaumont, Texas as an older adult ... Mr ... Mr ... ....

First woman graduates CBMM’s Shipwright Apprentice Program

The Star Democrat 24 Dec 2023
... on everybody in our Shipyard ... Beyond those projects in the Shipyard, Mitchell was able to take courses in marine welding and metal fabrication through Chesapeake College as part of the apprenticeship.

Trades Education: OCCC Board approves $33M ballot measure, selects new member

The News Guard 23 Dec 2023
Bud Shoemake, who developed the shipyard at the Port of Toledo and moved on to managing the Port, was instrumental in helping launch OCCC’s welding program at the Port in cooperation with the Lincoln County School District and other local partners.

Colonna’s Shipyard chairman and grandson of the company’s founder dies at 94

The Virginian-Pilot 15 Dec 2023
Colonna’s has subsidiaries and affiliates that include Colonna Down River; Colonna’s Shipyard West in San Diego, California; Steel America; Weld America; Norfolk Barge Co.; and Accurity Industrial Contractors in Owensboro, Kentucky.

Manuel Rojas, Jr.

The Galveston Daily News 14 Dec 2023
SANTA FE — Mr. Manuel Rojas, Jr ... He was a welder with the Pipefitters Union Local 211 for 15 years, formally worked at Todd's Shipyard for 20 years, was a former truck driver and started G&M Welding in Galveston ... ....

Editorial: Growth of apprenticeships helps workers and regional employers

The Virginian-Pilot 12 Dec 2023
That’s especially true in some fields vital to the local economy, including shipyards, welding and the green-energy sector ... skills — such as welding, shipbuilding and work involving renewable energy.

Escambia schools are training next generation of skilled workers | Guestview

Pensacola News Journal 26 Nov 2023
High paying jobs in welding or plumbing or pipe fitting and other trades are in high demand ... However, I’m proud to say that our local story is significantly different ... Navy. Our welding professionals are in big demand at the shipyards in Mississippi.

Korea embraces increasing number of foreign workers at shipyards

Korea Times 21 Nov 2023
“Due to the labor shortage, we have hired many workers from Thailand for welding and painting jobs,” Jeon Myung-woo, senior managing director of SK oceanplant, said earlier this month at the company’s shipyard.

Hanwha Ocean seeks greener, smarter shipyard

Korea Times 30 Oct 2023
A robot welds steel plates during a demonstration at Hanwha Ocean's shipyard on Geoje Island in South Gyeongsang Province, Friday ... “Our lightweight welding robots enabled female operators to be engaged in welding jobs,” a Hanwha Ocean engineer said.

HD Hyundai to Expand Digital Automation to Improve Shipyard Productivity

The Maritime Executive 19 Oct 2023
Each of the shipyards is also exploring automation ... They expect the first step will be the introduction of robots for steel plate molding and welding at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard's shipyard located in Ulsan.

HD Hyundai and Siemens sign for smart shipyards

SAFETY4SEA 19 Oct 2023
HD Hyundai said that by 2025, it would initially install robots for steel plate moulding and welding at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard’s shipyard in the southeastern industrial city of ...

HD Hyundai teams with Siemens to develop smart shipyards

Splash24/7 18 Oct 2023
HD Hyundai explained it will first introduce robots for steel plate molding and welding at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard’s shipyard by 2025 and establish a cyber-physical system related to design.

Inside Business 2023 Top Forty Under 40: Jordan Webb, Colonna’s Shipyard Inc.

Daily Press 16 Oct 2023
Executive vice president of shipyard operations, Colonna’s Shipyard Inc ... Founded in 1875, Colonna’s Shipyard is in the Berkley section of Norfolk and is the oldest continuous family-owned and -operated private shipyard in the U.S.

Shipbuilders embrace robotics amid labor shortage

Korea Times 14 Oct 2023
As a result, domestic shipbuilders have focused particularly on introducing welding robots to their shipyards, to address the labor shortage ... A Hanwha Ocean employee operates a collaborative welding ...