Firefly Orbital Welding

Firefly

Offshore Construction Pipework

Firefly with Lincoln Electric’s AutoDrive™ 4R220 robotic 4-roll wire feeder incorporating a Lincoln AutoDrive™ 19 control unit.

  • Client:

    Steelwind Nordenham, GmbH

  • Location:

    Germany

  • Principal Contractor:

    IPWL Firefly Welding

Firefly on a large diameter workpiece. The workpiece is an internal landing stiffener used in the construction of offshore wind turbine jackets. The diameter of the workpiece is 4.5 meters and the weld procedure stipulates 32 passes. Four firefly system set up with robotic wire feeder. The welding was completed in eight hours with all productivity and quality targets met.