Blog Post with Borys Paton on the Development of Welding

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9/20/2018
Thanks to him, the Soviet Union was one of the leading nations in arc welding in the second half of the twentieth century. In our new article for the Perfect Welding blog, Borys Paton gives us his insights into the history and future challenges of welding technology.
Borys Paton

As head of the E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute in Kiev, Ukraine, Paton – who was born in 1918 – is more than just a witness to the rapid changes of the past 100 years. He has helped shape them, too. It was the needs of industry that brought about the explosion in arc welding processes that have revolutionized the art of welding. These have included digital developments, such as those that permit the precise control of welding processes.

In this blog article, Borys Paton not only reflects on the innovations of the past, but also the challenges of the future. To find our more, head over to the Perfect Welding blog and read our latest post!