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Perforator develops first automated friction welding machine for drill pipes

In July Walkenrieder, Germany based Perforator GmbH commenced production of its brand new robotic tube handling system with a friction welding machine for drill pipes.

 Perforator has commenced production of drill pipes with its brand new robotic tube handling system with a friction welding machine

Perforator has commenced production of drill pipes with its brand new robotic tube handling system with a friction welding machine

"This friction welding was developed according to our specific requirements and is unique in the drill pipes industry," said Johann-Christian von Behr, CEO at Perforator. "We needed it to work for a maximum...

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