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Feature Video: IRCO Delivers 3-Axis Smart Weld Positioner

Posted by Jordan Radford on Nov 28, 2018 11:15:00 AM

IRCO Automation delivers a 12,000 lb capacity 3-axis smart weld positioner. Integrated with smart positioning technology, this model is a stepping stone from manual, traditional positioners to robotics.

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Topics: Weld Positioning Equipment

News: IRCO Automation Provides Equipment for BAE Systems

Posted by Jordan Radford on Nov 7, 2018 10:19:22 AM

IRCO Automation, an Ontario-based business, has been selected by BAE Systems to design, fabricate and install a complete line of mechanized welding and positioning systems to help make submarine missile tubes for the United States Navy’s Virginia class submarines, the new backbone of the United States submarine force.

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Topics: Welding Automation, Weld Positioning Equipment

News: Robotic Beam Welding System

Posted by Jordan Radford on Jul 17, 2017 9:22:00 AM

Video now available! Watch our Youtube video below to learn more about this custom designed Robotic Beam Welding System!

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Topics: Welding Automation, Robotic Welding

News: IRCO Automation Provides Equipment for Textron Systems

Posted by Jordan Radford on Sep 16, 2016 3:25:00 PM

IRCO Automation is the designer and manufacturer of the SSC’s Automatic Panel Welder and the Hull Assembly Line (HAL) trolley system, installed at Textron Systems’ New Orleans Shipyard. In a second project phase, IRCO recently delivered three gantries, each with separate functions including marking, cutting, tacking and finish weld procedures. The three gantries were integrated with the customized trolley system to enable the transfer of the assembled craft through the production line.

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Topics: Welding Automation

News: Weld Fit up & Growing System for Heavy Vessels

Posted by Jordan Radford on Aug 28, 2016 1:21:00 PM

Weld Fit-up System - 700,000 lb Vessel  

IRCO Automation recently delivered a custom-built fit-up system for welding 700,000 lb vessels. To learn more about this system, please read the blog posting below!

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Topics: Welding Automation, Weld Positioning Equipment

News: Custom Heavy Weld Positioner for Brazilian Army

Posted by Jordan Radford on Jul 25, 2016 3:56:00 PM


News: IRCO Automation Delivers Custom Heavy Weld Positioner for Brazilian Army

IRCO has partnered with BAE Systems to design, engineer, and manufacture a new 24,000 lb, P3X Heavy Weld Positioner for the BAE M113 APC (Armored Personnel Carrier) upgrade & refurbishment project in Curitiba, Brazil. 

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Topics: Weld Positioning Equipment

News: Robotic Beam Welding Solution

Posted by Jordan Radford on Jun 15, 2016 9:37:00 AM

IRCO Automation Designs & Builds Robotic Beam Roll-Over & Welding Cell

IRCO Automation™'s most recent integration of robotics and weld automation resulted in the development of a custom designed Robotic Beam Welder solution. Designed, engineered and manufactured by IRCO, it was commissioned for a client in the oil and gas industry.

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Topics: Welding Automation, Robotic Welding

News: Cantilevered Turning Rolls for Welding Boilers and Vessels

Posted by Jordan Radford on May 26, 2016 10:05:00 AM

Cantilevered Turning Rolls for Welding Boilers

IRCO recently delivered a set of Cantilevered Turning Rolls for a manufacturer of boilers and small pressure vessels. The paired set is capable of turning up to 70,000 lb and is specifically designed to rotate boilers during the welding of end-caps.

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Topics: Weld Positioning Equipment

News: Self-Aligning Turning Rolls

Posted by Jordan Radford on May 23, 2016 10:37:00 AM

TRSA: Self-Aligning Turning Rolls

This week’s feature product is the TRSA: Self-Aligning Turning Rolls. Our latest set was sold as part of a tank fit-up system that will be used to build custom storage tanks for industrial applications. IRCO’s Self-Aligning Turning Rolls are designed to support tanks, vessels or large diameter pipes and can handle weights of up to 750,000 lb.

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Topics: Weld Positioning Equipment

News: Automated Pipe Spooling

Posted by Jordan Radford on May 11, 2016 10:59:00 AM

Automated Pipe Spooling

IRCO Automation delivered a power elevating weld system designed to manipulate pipe up to 48” in diameter. The system includes two power elevating Pipe Rotators (headstock positioners) and four x 10,000 lb power elevating Support Idlers.

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Topics: Welding Automation, Weld Positioning Equipment

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