Case Studies and Product Applications

Product Applications

Sphere Welding
Sphere Welding

Kohimo Co. was able to reduce production time and improve weld quality in the production of spheres using Gullco products and technologies. In this project Kohimo was manufacturing 18m. Diameter sphere with 20mm Thick plate in Estonia. More details…

Irish Cement
Irish Cement

Irish Cement was required to remove a section of the kiln to facilitate removal and replacement of one of the tyres. This involved cutting out the section very accurately. More details…


Ship Building 1
Ship Building 1

Even when adopting this philosophy, welding has to be carried out in a variety of other positions. Many shipyards have found major benefits when welding a specific section of the ship hull in the overhead position. More details…

Twin Arc Seam Tracker Welding System
Twin Arc Seam Tracker Welding System

The equipment chosen was Gullcos KAT variable speed travel carriage and Gullco electronic seam tracker modified to position two 400 amp. water cooled, Bernard torches in micro-adjustable gun holders. More details…


Ship Building 2
Ship Building 2

Swan Hunter (Tyneside) Ltd. Of Wallsend, UK are in the process of building two Alternative Landing Naval ships for the Royal Fleet Auxiliary. The use of Gullco equipment is being used in this project for the purpose of cost reducing as well as increased quality and efficiency. More details…

Splice Welding Operation
Splice Welding Operation

A large part of its business is fabrication of large furnace vessels called inner coves, these weldments require the firm to splice several sheets of plates into one, then roll-form the spliced work piece into a cylindrical cover. More details…


Custom Built Systems
Custom Built Systems

The Caterpillar Stockton (UK) Ltd. Plant selected Gullco International (UK) Limited to supply weld automation equipment/ systems to improve quality and efficiency in a variety of M.I.G/ M.A.G. welding applications. Gaffney Industrial and Welding Supplies Ltd. More details…

Cladding Systems
Cladding Systems

Gullco have for many years manufactured vertical overlay bridges / gantries mainly for the application of cladding Boiler Tube sheets both in factory during manufacture and later for on site refurbishment. More details…


Pipe Cutting
Pipe Cutting

Several years ago Saipem was faced with the need to cut large diameter pipe that was used in driven pile applications. Gullco was selected for this difficult application. More details…

Beveling Aluminum
Beveling Aluminum

The Gullco International customer does plenty of plate beveling heavy plates, 5254 and 5654 aluminum, typically 10×30 feet x1/2 inch weighing 2,100 pounds, go into the manufacture of railroad tank cars. More details…


Portable Beveler
Portable Beveler

Small portable bevelers have enjoyed success replacing larger planning machines and flame cutting equipment for beveling of aluminum, and low carbon steel. More details…

Scottish Shipbuilding
Scottish Shipbuilding

In this new era of shipbuilding it is refreshing to see that new methods and technology are being used and embraced particularly by the youth. More details…

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