voestalpine Böhler Welding

Impressions from the 10th Annual MEA Distributor Conference

28. avr 2019

voestalpine Bohler Welding Middle East FZE celebrates 10 years and held its annual distributor conference at the JA Hatta Fort Hotel in Dubai (UAE) from 8th to 10th April, 2019.

Almost 70 participants from Middle East (UAE, Jordan, Lebanon, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Pakistan, Iraq), Turkey and South Africa took part in this 3-day event.  

Various interesting presentations awaited the participants, such as updates on diamondspark, weldCare, WAAM, Dry System and much more.

As a highlight,  live welding demonstrations at the ATC facility were offered:

  • Carbon Steel SAW wire + UV C 401 flux from Suzhou
  • Inconel 625 Wire overlay on Carbon Steel Plate with new flux Record NiCrW 3000
  • Demonstration of Cryo Electrodes for Stainless Steel welding from Jakarta
  • Demonstration of Metal Cored Wires (Böhler HL 51 T-MC) 

Additionally to the technical parts of this conference, we organized team building activities to strengthen the bond to each distributor. Several outdoor activities like mind games, ski walk, archery and  human football were offered. The teambuilding activities were a great way to have fun and interact with fellow business partners, as well as employees of voestalpine Bohler Welding Middle East.

Following the day's presentations, attendees sat down for dinner and the MEA Distributor Awards. Star performers were thanked for their achievements in FY 2018/2019 and awards were presented. 

We want to thank everyone included for this great conference!