The manufacturer

Welding Alloys' unique experience is drawn from more than 50 years of commitment to research and development of specialized products and solutions.

Rijdam is your go-to provider of advanced welding consumables, automated equipment for wear protection, and engineered wear solutions. We achieve this through a total commitment to our customers, our people and innovation.


For more than 50 years, Welding Alloys Group has focussed on continuously improving, and setting the standard in the production of a wide range of flux cored and metal cored welding wires for:

  • Rebuilding
  • Hardfacing
  • Cladding
  • Joining

We offer wires for low, medium and high alloy hardfacing, for fabrication of mild and stainless steel, and nickel and cobalt base wires, all in diameters ranging from 0.9 mm to 4.0 mm, using our own manufacturing technology. In addition to cored wires, our range of consumables includes aluminium welding wires and tubular welding electrodes.


The Welding Alloys Group has pioneered the design and manufacture of automated welding equipment since the late 1970s. The range of machines offers the most sophisticated technology to enable high quality and reproducibility of demanding hardfacing, cladding and rebuilding applications.

Continuous research and development of our welding machines has resulted in fully programmable, state-of-the-art equipment that is renowned in the market for:

Accuracy & durability
Long term reliability
Outstanding performance
Intuitive controls for the operator
Flexibility in customisation due to the extensive list of options available
Low cost of ownership
Each machine is designed to meet the specific needs of the customer, offering stationary equipment (for use in workshops only) or portable equipment (for use in-situ and workshops).


In partnership with our customers and according to their specifications, Integra™ offers a full range of services and solutions:

Assessment and analysis of parts and their working conditions; procedure's development, applications and measures control ensuring high standard quality throughout the job
Supply of our own designed, long lasting and reliable hardfaced components
Application of highly efficient cladding or hardfacing procedures with the use of simultaneously operating, fully automated, welding heads
To fulfil the need of many industries looking for specialised hardfacing and cladding services, we are partnering with the Welding Alloys Group to create a worldwide network of Integra™ Service Centres strategically located to enable fast on site intervention and to offer local services of international quality and standards.

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