Apr 6, 2016

The Japan Welding Engineering Society (JWES) initiated the Welding Technology Information Center in 2006 to offer information about welding technologies accumulated in Japan in order to help welding engineers and to transfer the technologies to the coming generations. The contents of the Center as of January, 2008 are:

  1. Q&A 1000
  2. Welding technology term
  3. Database of weld metal
  4. Basic welding technology text according to the syllabus for IIW welding engineer education
  5. Technology documents published in JWES
  6. Movies for welders education
  7. Online calculation of steel weldability and fracture mechanics
  8. JWES standards
  9. Statistics concerning welding
  10. Welding procedure specifications
  11. Photo gallery of welding fabrications in Japan

These contents can be perused at However, they are described in Japanese. For overseas welding engineers, the following five contents have been translated into English in September, 2008 and the translation of the remaining contents will be continued.

Movie for welders education
Photo gallery of welding fabrications
in Japan
Proceedings of International Conference

- Comic for Welding Engineer -

This comic is produced in cooperation with The Japan Welding Engineering Society (JWES) and Joining and Welding Research Institute (JWRI),Osaka University.

Apr. 06, 2016 Comic for Welding Engineer "Professor NANIWA's Welding Gatten! R" has been released.