Please join us for an underground tour of MWRD
Presentation by Jonathon Mench (ESAB Regional Sales Manager)
Presentation by Jim Greer on CWI Testing and 9 Year Recertification
Please join us for a joint AWS/ASNT meeting and technical presentation at the Bohemian Crystal in Wesmont, IL.
Plant Tour at Nelson Stud Welding’s New Facility
Chairman - Eric Krauss
1st Vice - Erik Purkey
2nd Vice - TBA
Treasurer - Marty Vondra
Secretary - Lisa Moran
Publicity - Cliff Iftimie
Upcoming AWS Events Near This Section
THE AWS CWI SEMINAR IS COMING TO YOU!
Register today and prep with the best.
*ACT NOW - EARLY BIRD RATES END MONDAY, JUNE 30!
August 3 – 8, 2014 – Chicago, IL
Certified Welding Inspector Seminar & Exam
Four Points by Sheraton – Chicago O’Hare
10249 West Irving Park Road
Schiller, IL 60176
Hotel Phone: (817) 671-6000
The AWS Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) Seminar helps skilled, knowledgeable welders prepare for the AWS CWI exam. Seasoned instructors will teach you the material you need to know, train you to use and understand the latest technical standards, and provide tips to help you do well on the exam.
With national and international recognition in the welding industry, the CWI certification has been the benchmark companies rely on to ensure the highest level of workmanship.
The Excellence in Welding Awards (formerly Image of Welding Awards) are issued in nine categories. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that have shown exemplary dedication to promoting the image of welding in their communities. Nominations will be judged by WEMCO, a standing committee of AWS, which is composed of executives of welding industry suppliers to promote the welding equipment market. Enhancing the image of welding as a critical industry is among their priority programs. NOMINATE NOW
April 2015 is National Welding Month
2015 AWS President Dave Landon addresses AWS Sections about National Welding Month. VIEW VIDEO2015 AWS President Dave Landon Talks WeldLink
WeldLink is the ultimate career planning and management system specifically designed to bring together individuals, businesses, and schools in the welding industry. Get a sneak peek at the new website. VIEW VIDEO2015 AWS Seminar Schedule
Hot off the press! The 2015 AWS Seminar Schedule is now available. Look for one in your area and sign up today.2014 AWS PRESIDENT DEAN WILSON'S VISION FOR INNOVATION
Visit the page! LEARN MOREWHY YOU SHOULD COMPETE IN SKILLSUSA
For the person interested in taking their welding career to the next level, SkillsUSA is an amazing asset. Their regional, state, and national competitions offer the chance to hone your skills while you compete against others. And more than that, each competition offers a scholarship to the winner. VIEW VIDEOWOMEN IN WELDING
This video looks at just some of the exciting careers options available to women (and men) who decide to invest their time in the study of welding. VIEW VIDEO