20140404 - Mobile welding truck (KG) - nwherald

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Kyle Grillot - kgrillot@shawmedia.com

First Institute Training and Management welding instructor Mike Peabody begins to set up a weld inside the mobile welding lab Friday in Crystal Lake. The training program mopes to close a gap in the need for skilled welders by offering an option to train empolyees and student without taking away from production. Half of the mobile truck is a classroom and the other half contains for welding machines capable of performing the four basic types of welding.