We Make Friction Stir Welding Accessible
Since its inception, Stirweld has been at the forefront of the Friction Stir Welding industry. Our foundational mission is not only to introduce you to this groundbreaking technology but to ensure its seamless integration into your operations. We are dedicated to enhancing your experience with advanced, cost-effective products and services that encapsulate the full potential of FSW. Our team, a blend of expertise and unwavering dedication, is reshaping the market by making FSW technology affordable for a broader range of applications. For too long, since 1995, FSW has been the exclusive domain of high-value sectors. At Stirweld, we turn the tide with our innovative and adaptable solutions, democratizing FSW and propelling industries forward.
Our Vision: Pioneering Sustainable Innovation in Friction Stir Welding
At Stirweld, our vision is centered around contributing to ecological and industrial transition through the democratization of Friction Stir Welding. We believe that by making FSW more accessible, we can significantly impact both the environment and the future of manufacturing.
Our Ecological Contribution
Our Industrial Contribution
Democratizing Friction Stir Welding
Recognition and Trust: Stirweld European Projects
The innovative spirit and technical expertise of Stirweld have garnered significant trust across Europe, underscored by successful participation in two major European projects:
The H2020 Cleansky project, “FUN HEAD”, marks a collaborative victory for Stirweld, alongside partners ICA Armines and Avantis. This collaboration led to the development of the FSW head with retractable pin, pushing the boundaries of welding technology further into the future.
Stirweld has proudly contributed to the H2020, Innovation Action project “RESURGAM,” focusing on the innovative welding of steel structures and underwater aluminium. This initiative is setting new benchmarks in welding technologies, enhancing capabilities for a sustainable industrial future.
These projects reflect not only Stirweld position at the forefront of innovation but also showcase a commitment to advancing the industry through collaborative excellence and groundbreaking research.
ISO 9001 Standard
The ISO 9001 standard guarantees the proper implementation of our company’s quality management system.
ISO 25239 – Friction Stir Welding
Stirweld rigorously follows the guidelines set out in ISO 25239 – Friction Stir Welding: design of weld joints, qualification of welding operators, specification and qualification of welding procedures, quality and inspection requirements.
TWI Industrial Member
Stirweld is an industrial member of TWI, a leading independent research & technology organization and the inventor of FSW.
American Welding Society – D17.3
Requirements for friction stir welding of aluminium aerospace hardware (design of welded joints, qualification of procedures & operators, fabrication & inspection.
Stirweld is supported by large number of key innovation players: