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Metal joining

Metal joining is a controlled process used to fuse metals. There are several techniques of metal joining of which welding is one of the more basic forms. Expertise and technological advances have enabled metal joining innovations, which in turn have lead to component advances in many industrial sectors, including aerospace.

Metal joining includes specialised processes such as electron beam welding, vacuum, and honeycomb brazing – complex operations requiring a fusion of expertise and technology.

As the global leader in thermal processing, Bodycote has extensive expertise in the field of metal joining techniques. Our facilities process a wide variety of component sizes to exacting standards with reliable, repeatable results. Our metal joining operations are managed by some of the best engineers and technicians in the industry, with the experience and expertise to provide vital support and a real understanding of customer requirements to deliver our services.