Lincoln Electric and Weiler became partners of WorldSkills championship in Kazan

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in photopackager. Archival photoLincoln Electric and Weiler became partners of WorldSkills championship in Kazan© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

The American company Lincoln Electric and the German Weiler will speak partners world Championships for professional skills WorldSkills Kazan 2019, which will be held in the capital of Tatarstan next summer, according to the organizing Committee of the championship.

«The Lincoln Electric company will act as partner of the 45th world championship of professional skills WorldSkills Kazan 2019. The global partnership agreement signed in Budapest Championships EuroSkills 2018. In addition, the agreement with the German company Weiler about the partnership on several competencies,» — said in the message.

The organizers note that in the framework of cooperation between Lincoln Electric will assist in the provision of equipment and consumables for the world Championships in Kazan, Weiler will provide the machines for the participants of the championship.

The world championship WorldSkills is the world’s largest competition of professional skill. The world championship WorldSkills-2019 will be held in Kazan on 22-27 August. The capital of Tatarstan was chosen as the host city of the Championships at the General Assembly of WorldSkills International in Sao Paulo in August 2015. For this right it competed with Paris and Charleroi, Belgium. It is expected that the participants of the championship in Kazan will be about 1.6 thousand young people under the age of 22 (in some competencies up to 25 years) from about 70 countries. Determine the best in over 50 skills. It is expected about 250 thousand visitors.

The organizers of the world championship of professional skills WorldSkills 2019 Kazan is an international non-profit organization WorldSkills International, the Russian operator of WorldSkills — the Union of «Young professionals (WorldSkills Russia)» and ANO «Directorate of sports and social projects» (Kazan).

WorldSkills international is a worldwide movement whose goal is to promote working professions, raising the status and standards of vocational training and qualifications across the globe. The Russian Federation joined the international movement WorldSkills in 2012. Regional Championships are held in more than half of subjects of the Russian Federation. Kazan in 2014 and 2015, took second and third national Championships WorldSkills Russia.

Lincoln Electric is an American multinational company that manufactures products for arc welding, robotic welding, plasma and gas cutting. Head office in the city Yuklid (USA) coordinate the network of distributors and sales offices in more than 160 countries around the world. Founded 75 years ago in Germany, the company Weiler is a manufacturer of turning machines for industrial enterprises. Today the hardware developer is installed worldwide in operation is more than 150 thousand cars.