Northern Welding Trade Show Comes to Kirkland Lake

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KIRKLAND LAKE– Northern Companies will have the opportunity to see the latest advancements in welding technology and consumables courtesy of Materials Joining Innovation Centre (MaJIC) and Northern College Alumni.

The Northern Welding Trade Show is the first of its kind in Northern Ontario and will offer Exhibits, Seminars, Dinner & Entertainment, an Alumni Social/Casino Night and a Welding Skills Competition. This action packed event will be taking place at Northern College’s Kirkland Lake campus May 29-31, 2012.

Some of the major companies that will be attending the Trade Show include Select Arc/Arcos Industries, ESAB, Air Liquide, Lincoln Electric, Linde, Praxair, and many more. Exhibits will be open May 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for industry representatives then open to the general public from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and May 31st from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see the latest technology, expand business networks, and recruit future employees.

If you are a graduate of the Welding Engineering Technology or Mechanical Engineering Technology and Technician programs, you will want to attend the Alumni Social/Casino Night on May 30th beginning at 8:00 p.m. Come out and enjoy an evening of fun by reminiscing with former classmates and teachers!

Funding support has been provided by Kirkland & District Community Development Corporation, The Venture Centre Local Initiatives Fund, Nord-Aski Regional Economic Development Corporation, North Claybelt Community Futures Development Corporation, Industry Canada/FedNor and South Temiskaming Community Futures Development Corporation, Northern College, Materials Joining Innovation Centre and CTV.

For more information on this exciting event please visit or contact Tiffany Danis or Jennifer Polson at 705-567-6411.