11.15.2011 - FSL's Friction Stir Welding on Littoral Combat Ship recognized with American Welding Society's 2011 Extraordinary Welding Award
11.1.2011 - FSL adds additional 20,000 sq. ft of manufacturing space.
7.22.2011 - FSL and UW-Madison engineering partnership recognized for technology development and transfer, as well as job creation. Link to Article
7.23.2010 - "Effect of Compliance and Travel Angle on Friction Stir Welding With Gaps" paper is published online. Co-Authored by Chris Smith V.P of FSL.
5.20.2010 - "Qualification of a Low Force FSW Process for Portable FSW to be Applied to Assembly of Large Structure" Author Chris Smith V.P. and other FSL members.
1.12.2010 - FSL consolidates facilities in Brookfield, WI adding an additional 15,000 sq. ft.