Engineering 360: Robotics and AI in welding: A conversation with Dan Allford of ARC Specialties

Dan Allford AIPW system

Engineering 360: Robotics and AI in welding: A conversation with Dan Allford of ARC Specialties

Based in Houston, ARC Specialties Inc. is a designer of automated welding solutions. The company recently launched its Artificial Intelligence Pipe Welding (AIPW) system, which employs a six-axis collaborative robot arm from Universal Robots (UR), giving it capabilities rivaling that of a “golden arm” expert welder.

Engineering360 got the chance to talk with Dan Allford, ARC Specialties’ founder and president, about its use of robotics in welding. Allford is a lifetime member of the American Welding Society (AWS), who holds several patents in the field of welding automation.


Read more on Engineering 360: https://insights.globalspec.com/article/11931/robotics-and-ai-in-welding-a-conversation-with-dan-allford-of-arc-specialties