Cutting Massive Pipes with Wachs Cold Cutting Machine

Wachs Air Cutter Thumbnail by Wm. T. Spaeder

This video demonstrates how we are using the Wachs cold cutting machine, also called an “air cutter,” to cut 48″ pipes. The Wachs cutter produces clean, accurate cuts that are ideal for welding. Steamfitters Apprentice Eric Holcomb talks about the overall process.

3D Scans Expedite Complex Tasks for the New Erie Insurance Office Building

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The task of designing, fabricating, and installing the elaborate infrastructure for the new Erie Insurance Office Building fell to Wm. T. Spaeder Company, a family-owned and operated western Pennsylvania mechanical contractor.

FARO Laser Scanner Streamlines BIM Workflow

Overhead Point Cloud of Iroquois High School

Wm. T. Spaeder Company used the FARO laser scanner to create point clouds which can be used for reference in the BIM modeling process. Laser scanning provides near perfect measurements and takes the guess work out of modeling.

Fall Protection Stand-down Week 2020

Man demonstrating harness use for safety demonstration to construction crew

Fall Protection Stand-down Week sponsored by OSHA gives us an important reminder to implement fall protection standards every day.

Company Newsletter August 2020

Wm. T. Spaeder Newsletter Open on Table

Check out the Wm. T. Spaeder Company Newsletter. In this publication, we do a brief recap of this past half year and provide you with some sneak peaks at future events and projects.

Holiday Inn Plumbing Project

construction worker in color walking through black and white job site

Plumbing foreman, Josh Estes, speaks about the work we are doing at the new Holiday Inn on Peach Street in Erie.


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